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Dr. Giulio Busi
Professor of Jewish Studies

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Institute of Jewish Studies

Fabeckstraße 23-25, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 555 79
Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 520 02
Emailbusi@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr Giulio Busi

Areas of Expertise

  • Beginning of anti-Semitism in the Middle Ages
  • The Pope
  • History of Jewish mysticism
  • Jewish culture in late antiquity and the early modern period
  • Situation of the Jewish population during the German occupation of Italy
  • History of the Jewish religion and ethics from antiquity to the present
  • Italy: Cultural heritage


Dr. Tanja Börzel
Jean Monnet Chair and Director of the Center for European Integration

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science
Center for European Integration

Ihnestr. 22, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 54830
Mobile+49 179 117 52 80
Emailboerzel@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Tanja Börzel

Areas of Expertise

  • Treaties of Rome

  • EU enlargement

  • European environmental policy

  • Institutional structure under the Treaty of Lisbon

  • EU Presidency

  • “EU foreign affairs”



Dr. Tim Conrad
Professor of Medical Bioinformatics

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Institute of Mathematics
Computational Proteomics

Arnimallee 6, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 514 45
Emailconrad@math.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Tim Conrad

Areas of Expertise

  • Bioinformatics
  • Proteomics
  • Omics
  • Data science
  • Biological networks
  • Big data
  • Smart data
  • Liquid biopsy
  • Analysis of biological mass data


Dr. Sebastian Fitzner
Professor of Art History

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Art History

Koserstraße 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 652 98
Emailsebastian.fitzner@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Sebastian Fitzner

Areas of Expertise

  • Knowledge, images, and objects of architecture and architectural theory of the early modern period
  • Culture of residence
  • Medium and function of architectural drawings
  • Stereophotography under National Socialism


Dr. Etienne François
Professor of French Studies

Center for French Studies, Freie Universität Berlin

Am Fuchspaß 38, 14169 Berlin

Phone (Home)+49 30 8325275
Emailetienne.francois@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Etienne François

Areas of Expertise

  • French, German, German-French, and European history since the end of the Middle Ages with special reference to social and cultural history
  • Comparison and transfer
  • History and memory
  • European memories of the wars of the Revolution and the Napoleonic era
  • History of the German and European cultures of memory
  • Present-day France


Dr. Michael Goebel
Professor of History

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Friedrich Meinecke Institute

Koserstraße 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 503 56
Emailmgoebel@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Michael Goebel

Areas of Expertise

  • Global history
  • Latin American history
  • Migration history
  • Immigration in Europe esp. France
  • Urban history
  • History of empires


Sabine Greiner

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Center for Italian Studies, Freie Universität Berlin

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 504 55
Emailitalzen@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageSabine Greiner

Areas of Expertise

  • Reactions of the Italians in Germany to Italian elections
  • Italian education and higher education policy


Theocharis Grigoriadis
Professor of Economics

School of Business & Economics
Institute for East European Studies
Economics

Garystraße 55, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 570 37
Phone (Home)+49 178 7700020
Emailtheocharis.grigoriadis@fu-berlin.de
HomepageTheocharis Grigoriadis

Areas of Expertise

  • Comparative economic systems
  • Economic history
  • Political economics
  • Development assistance


Dr. Gülistan Gürbey
Professor of Political Science

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

Ihnestr. 22, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 228 97 66 75 78
Emaildapir@web.de
HomepagePD Dr. habil. Gülistan Gürbey

Areas of Expertise

  • Turkey
  • Cyprus
  • Kurds
  • Iraq
  • Integration
  • Immigration
  • Middle East
  • Kurdish conflict
  • Cyprus conflict
  • Relations between Turkey and the EU
  • German-Turkish relations
  • Relations between Turkey and Greece
  • Kurds in northern Iraq
  • Turkish foreign and security policy
  • Turkish domestic politics
  • Migration and integration policy – Germany / EU


Dr. Klaus Hempfer
Professor of Romance Languages

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Romance Languages and Literature
Center for Italian Studies

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 520 43
Fax+49 30 838 559 33
Emailhempfer@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageUniv.-Prof. Dr. Klaus Hempfer

Areas of Expertise

Italy: economy, politics, culture



Dr. Oliver Janz
Professor of History

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Friedrich Meinecke Institute

Koserstr. 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 56765
Emailjanz@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageUniv.-Prof. Dr. Oliver Janz

Areas of Expertise

  • History of World War I
  • History of Italy in the 19th and 20th centuries


Nikolas Keßels

John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies
Graduate School for North American Studies

Lansstraße 5-9, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 527 03
Mobile+49 176 62820322
Emailnikolas.kessels@fu-berlin.de
HomepageNikolas Keßels

Areas of Expertise

  • US and EU relations
  • Transatlantic regulatory cooperation in the financial services sector
  • Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)
  • European debt crisis


Nikolas Keßels

John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies
Graduate School for North American Studies

Lansstraße 5-9, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 527 03
Mobile+49 176 62820322
Emailnikolas.kessels@fu-berlin.de
HomepageNikolas Keßels

Areas of Expertise

  • US and EU relations
  • Transatlantic regulatory cooperation in the financial services sector
  • Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)
  • European debt crisis


Dr. Philipp Krämer

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of German and Dutch Languages and Literatures
Dutch Linguistics

Habelschwerdter Allee 45
Dipl.-Frankreichwissenschaftler, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 524 58
Emailphilipp.kraemer@fu-berlin.de
HomepageDr. Philipp Krämer

Areas of Expertise

  • Overseas France, Indian Ocean Islands, and the Caribbean
  • Saarland, Lorraine, and Luxembourg
  • France
  • Belgium
  • Scandinavia
  • Creole languages, languages of the Caribbean and the Indian Ocean region
  • Multilingualism and language policy
  • Dialects, minority languages, regional languages
  • Critique of language, linguistic purism, language ideology
  • Racism
  • Colonialism and postcolonial societies


Dr. Astrid Lembke
Professor of German Literature

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of German and Dutch Languages and Literatures

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 591 12
Emailastrid.lembke@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Astrid Lembke

Areas of Expertise

  • Courtly novels of the 13th century
  • Materiality and mediality
  • Poetology
  • Jewish literature in medieval and early modern Aschkenaz


Dr. Cordula Lemke
Professor of English Language and Literature

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute for English Language and Literature

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 525 74
Emailcordula.lemke@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. phil. Cordula Lemke

Areas of Expertise

  • English literature of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries
  • European colonialism (especially Scotland)
  • Gender studies
  • Vampires in literature and film


Dr. Judith Meinschaefer
Professor of Linguistics

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 546 35
Emailjudith.meinschaefer@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Judith Meinschaefer

Areas of Expertise

  • Linguistics
  • Romance languages (French, Italian, Spanish)
  • Languages in France


Dr. Carsten Momsen
Professor of Criminal Law

Department of Law
Criminal Law

Boltzmannstraße 3, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 587 07
Emailcarsten.momsen@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Carsten Momsen

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal law
  • Criminal proceedings
  • Criminal defense
  • White collar criminal law
  • IT criminal law
  • Criminal law and sports
  • Corruption
  • Doping
  • Digital forensics


Dr. Johannes Niehoff-Panagiotidis
Professor of Balkan Studies

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Greek and Latin Languages and Literatures

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 52944
Mobile+49 176 78029800
Emailjnp@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Johannes Niehoff-Panagiotidis

Areas of Expertise

  • Balkans, especially Greece and Cyprus
  • Religion in the Balkans
  • Religion in the Middle East
  • Jews in the Balkans
  • Relationship between Judaism, Christianity, and Islam


Dr. Miltos Pechlivanos
Professor of Greek Studies

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Greek and Latin Languages and Literatures

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 529 33
Emailm.pechlivanos@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Miltos Pechlivanos

Areas of Expertise

  • Modern Greek studies
  • Modern Greek literature and cultural history


Dr. Joachim Rees
Professor of Art History

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Art History

Koserstraße 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 516 40
Emailjoachim.rees@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Joachim Rees

Areas of Expertise

  • Historical study of images (16th - 19th centuries)
  • Cultural history of drawing
  • Imagery: cultural encounters and cultural conflict
  • Photojournalism and caricature (historically and currently)
  • Illustrators as explorers, 18th/19th centuries
  • Artist journeys, 16th - 20th centuries
  • Alexander von Humboldt


Dr. Dieter Reinsch
Professor Emeritus of Greek Studies

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute for Greek and Latin Languages and Literature

Kaiserswerther Straße 4, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Home)+49 30 831 66 33
Emailroderich.reinsch@t-online.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Dr. h.c. Diether Roderich Reinsch

Areas of Expertise

  • Situation in Greece
  • Relationship between Greece and Turkey
  • History of Greece
  • History of the Byzantine Empire


Dr. Michaela Sambanis
Professor of English Didactics

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute for English Language and Literature

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 55961
Emailsambanis@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Michaela Sambanis

Areas of Expertise

Language, Emotion and Movement

  • Translational research as a link between brain research and the practice of teaching and learning foreign languages

Drama Pedagogy in Teaching English and in Teacher Training

  • Early acquisition of foreign languages
  • Mixed-age learning settings
  • English instruction tailored to specific individual needs


Dr. Alexander Schunka
Professor of History

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Friedrich Meinecke Institute of History
Early Modern History

Koserstraße 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 581 02
Emailalexander.schunka@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Alexander Schunka

Areas of Expertise

  • Early modern history
  • History of religion
  • Cultural history
  • German history
  • European history
  • British history
  • Historical research on migration / historical research on mobility
  • History of cultural transfer / exchange processes (e.g., Christianity / Islam)
  • History of resources (water)


Dr. Heike Schweitzer
Professor of Law

Department of Law
Institute for German and European Economic Law, Competition Law and Regulatory Law

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 723 96
Emailheike.schweitzer@fu-berlin.de
HomepageUniv.-Prof. Dr. Heike Schweitzer

Areas of Expertise

  • European competition law
  • Act against Restraints of Competition (GWB)
  • Antitrust law (USA)
  • Aid law
  • Telecommunications law
  • Digital Single Market / digital economy
  • Monetary union
  • Competition in health service
  • Competition / intellectual property
  • State and economy, public companies, remunicipalization
  • European economic law


Dr. Claus Schönig
Professor of Turkic Studies

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Institute of Turkic Studies

Fabeckstraße 23-25, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 539 55
Emailclaus.schoenig@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Claus Schönig

Areas of Expertise

  • Turkey
  • German-Turkish relations


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'


Claudia Siegel

EU Liaison Office of Freie Universität Berlin in Brussels

Kaiserswerther Straße 16-18, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 601 81
Emailclaudia.siegel@fu-berlin.de
HomepageClaudia Siegel

Areas of Expertise

  • EU research policy
  • European research funding
  • EU Research Framework Programmes
  • Cooperation networks with European universities and research institutions


Dr. Mathias Trabandt
Professor of Macroeconomics

School of Business & Economics
Economics
Chair of Macroeconomics

Boltzmannstraße 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 608 95
Emailmathias.trabandt@gmail.com
HomepageProf. Dr. Mathias Trabandt

Areas of Expertise

  • Macroeconomics
  • Monetary policy
  • Fiscal policy
  • Labor markets
  • Central banks


Dr. Anita Traninger
Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Romance Languages and Literatures

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 550 06
Emailanita.traninger@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Anita Traninger

Areas of Expertise

  • Rhetoric (history, theory, and practice)
  • History of universities
  • History of education
  • Gender studies
  • Spanish literature
  • French literature
  • History of emotions


Dr. Jochen Töpfer

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Institute for East European Studies
Division of Sociology

Garystraße 55, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 505 95
Emailjochen.toepfer@fu-berlin.de
HomepageDr. Jochen Töpfer

Areas of Expertise

  • Social, political, and economic aspects of the processes in Eastern Europe
  • Southeastern Europe / former Yugoslavia
  • Privatization
  • Informality and neo-feudalism
  • Parties and political elites in transformation
  • Transboundary cooperation in border regions of the EU
  • Religion and society
  • Religion and politics


Dr. Sabine von Oppeln

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

Ihnestraße 22, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 550 16
Phone (Home)+49 3320 3884228
Mobile+49 157 31360556
Emailoppeln@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageDr. Sabine von Oppeln

Areas of Expertise

  • European Union
  • European social policy
  • German and French European policy
  • German-French relations
  • Comparative politics in France and Germany