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Rainer Alisch

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science
History of Political Ideas

Ihnestraße 24, 14195 Berlin

Mobile+49 173 2493575
Emailalisch@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageRainer Alisch

Areas of Expertise

  • Theology and National Socialism
  • Political philosophies of the Weimar Republic and National Socialism
  • Reception of Heidegger
  • Political philosophies of digital capitalism


Dr. Arnd Bauerkämper
Professor of History

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Berlin School for Comparative European History

Koserstraße 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 545 41
Emailbaue@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Arnd Bauerkämper

Areas of Expertise

  • Resistance against the Nazi regime
  • Organizations of the Nazi dictatorship
  • Warfare
  • Anti-Semitism
  • Policy toward Jews
  • Hitler’s personality
  • Broad internal and external policies of the “Third Reich”
  • Relationship of political institutionalization and social anchoring of Europe
  • Economic, social, and cultural interactions
  • History of the EEC, EC, and EU
  • Fascism in Europe (1918 - 1945)
  • Dealing with National Socialism
  • Fascism and collaboration in Europe after 1945
  • History of the GDR
  • Historical terrorism research
  • History of memories of the Second World War


Dr. Hajo Funke
Professor of Political Science

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science
Fundamentals of Politics

Ihnestr. 22, 14195 Berlin

Mobile+49 172 304 06 46
Emailhfunke@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Hajo Funke

Areas of Expertise

  • National Socialism
  • Dealing with National Socialism
  • Right-wing  extremism
  • Issues of democracy and political culture
  • Middle East (Israel/Palestine conflict, the situation in Iran and Iraq)


Andreas Hüneke
Art Historian

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Art History Institute
“Degenerate Art” Research Center

Koserstr. 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 54523
Phone (Home)+49 331 295957
Emailahueneke@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageDr. h. c. Andreas Hüneke

Areas of Expertise

  • Trade in “degenerate art”
  • Art policy in the “Third Reich”
  • Art in the German Democratic Republic (GDR)


Dr. Helgard Kramer
Professor of Sociology

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Institute of Sociology

Garystr. 55, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 57621
Mobile+49 151 43443598
Emailhkramer@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Helgard Kramer

Areas of Expertise

  • Anti-Semitism
  • Neo-Nazis
  • Research on Nazi perpetrators
  • Gender, minorities, and globalization


Dr. Martin Lücke
Professor of History

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Friedrich Meinecke Institute of History
Division of History Education

Koserstr. 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)838-567 68 oder Vermittlung über Presse und Kommunikation: 030 / 838-731 91
Emailarbeitsbereich-didaktik@geschkult.fu-berlin.de
HomepageUniv.-Prof. Dr. Martin Lücke

Areas of Expertise

  • Research on homosexuality
  • Gender and diversity studies
  • History lessons and historical  learning
  • History and reception of the Holocaust


Dr. Cord Pagenstecher

Center for Digital Systems (CeDiS)

Ihnestraße 24, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 536 73
Emailcord.pagenstecher@cedis.fu-berlin.de
HomepageDr. Cord Pagenstecher

Areas of Expertise

  • Nazi forced labor
  • Oral history archive
  • Oral history
  • Digital humanities
  • Educational programs


Dr. Uwe Puschner
Professor of Modern History

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Friedrich Meinecke Institute
Modern History

Koserstraße 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 545 28
Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 708 74
Emailpuschner@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Uwe Puschner

Areas of Expertise

  • Folkish ideology and folkish movement
  • Anti-Semitism
  • “Species-specific” religions (including neo-paganism)


Dr. Ute Schmidt
Privatdozent

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Forschungsverbund SED-Staat (Research Association on the SED State)

Koserstraße 21, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 555 86
Emailuteschmi@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepagePD Dr. Ute Schmidt

Areas of Expertise

  • History of the CDU in West and East (Germany)
  • Exodus and expulsion at the end of World War II
  • Displacement, forced migration, and deportation in the 20th century


Dr. Peter Schöttler
Professor of Modern History

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Friedrich-Meinecke-Institut (FMI)

Koserstraße 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 533 28
Phone (Home)+49 30 86397980
Emailpeter.schottler@t-online.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Peter Schöttler

Areas of Expertise

  • French and German-French history since 1789
  • Study of French and German history since Voltaire and Ranke, but particularly after 1918
  • Marc Bloch, Fernand Braudel, and the historical school of thought of the 'Annales'


Dr. Johannes Tuchel
Professor of Political Science

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Research Center for the German Resistance against National Socialism, Freie Universität Berlin and the German Resistance Memorial Center

Stauffenbergstraße 13-14, 10785 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 269950 04
Emailtuchel@gdw-berlin.de
HomepageArbeitsstelle Widerstandsgeschichte der Freien Universität Berlin und der Gedenkstätte Deutscher Widerstand

Areas of Expertise

  • Resistance against National Socialism
  • National Socialist dictatorship
  • Dealing with National Socialism after 1945