Prof. Dr. Jürgen Osterhammel

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E-Mail: juergen.osterhammel@uni-konstanz.de

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Forschungsinteressen

  • Europäische und asiatische Geschichte seit dem 18. Jahrhundert
  • Geschichte der interkulturellen Beziehungen und Wahrnehmungen
  • Ideengeschichte
  • Geschichte und Theorie der Historiographie
  • Weltgeschichtsschreibung (global history) in Theorie und Praxis

Curriculum Vitae

Professional career

since October 1999: Professor (chair) of modern and contemporary history at the University of Konstanz

October 1997 to September 1999: Professeur ordinaire for the history of international relations at the Institut Universitaire de HautesÉtudes Internationales (today: The Graduate Institute Geneva)

October 1990 to September 1997: Professor of Modern History at the Distance-teaching University (Open University) Hagen, creation of the newly formed centre for 'Non-Western History'

April 1986 to September 1990: Akademischer Rat (senior lecturer) in Political Science at the University of Freiburg i.Br.

July 1982 to March 1986: Research Fellow at the German Historical Institute London

Education

February 1990: "Habilitation" (second Ph.D.) in modern history at the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg i.Br.

September 1981: Zweites Staatsexamen: second degree required for the teaching profession in Germany, 'with distinction'

June 1980: PhD in modern history at the University of Kassel, Germany, 'with distinction'

October 1976 to June 1978: Postgraduate studies at the Department of International History, London School of Economics and Political Science

February 1976: Erstes Staatsexamen (equivalent to M.A.): first degree required for the teaching profession in Germany, 'with distinction'

1974 to 1980: Scholarship of the German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)

October 1970 to February 1976: Studies: history, political science, German language and literature (Germanistik) and philosophy at the University of Marburg; concurrently training in Mandarin Chinese

June 1970: Abitur (A-Levels). Hohe Landesschule, Hanau a.M. (Germany)

Guest professorships, fellowships

October 2007 to September 2008: Fellow of the Carl Friedrich von Siemens Foundation, Munich

September 2001 to June 2002: Fellow in Residence at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study (NIAS), Wassenaar

October 1996 to July 1997: Fellow at the Wissenschaftskolleg, Berlin

Prizes and awards

2017    Abt Jerusalem Preis of the Braunschweigische Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft

2017    Toynbee Prize of the Toynbee Prize Foundation

2014    Sigmund Freud-Preis für wissenschaftliche Prosa of the Deutsche Akademie für Sprache  und Dichtung (Darmstadt)

2012    Gerda Henkel Forschungspreis of the Gerda Henkel Foundation (Düsseldorf)

2010    Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz-Preis of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft

2009   NDR-Sachbuchpreis of the Norddeutscher Rundfunk

2001    Anna Krüger Prize of the Wissenschaftskolleg Berlin

1999    Gleim Prize for Literature of the city of Halberstadt

1990    Nachwuchspreis (Prize for exceptional achievements of young scholars) of the Association of German Historians

Election as a member of academic associations

2017    Orden Pour le Mérite (German Order of Merit)

2015    Accademia delle scienze di Torino

2014    British Academy

2012    Leopoldina (German National Academy of Sciences)

2010    Austrian Academy of Sciences

2004   Academia Europaea

2001    Berlin and Brandenburg Academy of Sciences

1998    Insitute for Historical Anthropology (Freiburg)

1998    Arbeitskreis für Moderne Sozialgeschichte

Membership in external boards and commissions

since 2015       Scientific Advisory Board, Freiburg Institute of Advanced Studies (FRIAS)

since 2012       Board of Governors (Kuratorium) of the Volkswagen Foundation

since 2010       Academic Advisory Board of the Max Planck Institute for European Leal History, Frankfurt a.M.

2012-2016      Review Board (Fachkollegium) on History of the German Research Foundation (DFG), third term

2009-2015     Prizewinners Selection Committee of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

2005-2011      Academic Advisory Board of the International Centre for Research on the European Einlightenment (Halle a.d. S.)

2004-2008   Review Board (Fachkollegium) on History of the German Research Foundation (DFG), second term

2003-2010    Academic Advisory Board of the German Historical Institute Washington

2003-2005   Working Group on the Humanities of the Wissenschaftsrat

2001-2004    Working Committee on Modernity and Islam of the Wissenschaftskolleg Berlin

2000-2003   Review Board (Fachausschuss) on History of the German Research Foundation (DFG), first term

1995-2001      Bureau of the Commission for the History of International Relations in the International Association of Historians

1994-1999      Academic Board of the Breuninger Foundation (Stuttgart)


Publikationen

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