Prof. Dr. Marie-Janine Calic

Professor for East and Southeast European History
Institute of History
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Main Reasearch Areas

  • Conflict history in Southeast Europe
  • Economic and social history of Southeast Europe (development research)
  • Ethnic minorities and the national question in the Balkans
  • German and European Balkans policy
  • Conflict prevention and peace keeping
  • Politics of remembrance and of dealing with the past

Curriculum Vitae

Born in Berlin. After her PhD on Serbia’s social history 1815-1941, political advisor to the Special Coordinator of the Stability Pact for Southeastern Europe, Brussels and research fellow at the Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, SWP). Since 2004 Professor of East and Southeast European history at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität.

Positions, Assignments and Memberships

  • Principal Investigator of the Graduate School of East and Southeast European Studies
  • LMUexcellent - mentor of the Faculty of History and Arts as part of the Excellence Initiative
  • Liaison lecturer of the "Bavarian EliteAcademy"
  • Member of presidium and scientific advisory board of the Southeast Europe Association
  • Advisory board member of the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP)
  • Advisory board member of the German Foundation for Peace Research
  • Advisory board member of the Berghof Foundation for Conflict Studies
  • Advisory board member of the Batliner European Institute
  • Advisory board member of the Hungarian Institute

Editorships

  • Südosteuropa (Editorial Board member)
  • Südost-Forschungen (co-editor)
  • Journal on Ethnopolitics and Minority Issues (co-editor)
  • Balkan Studies Library (co-editor)
  • Annual Papers of the Faculty of Political Sciences, University Sarajevo (co-editor)

Contact

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Historisches Seminar
Geschichte Ost- und Südosteuropas
Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
D-80539 München
 
Tel.: +49 (0)89 / 2180 - 5482
Fax: +49 (0)89 / 2180 - 5656
 
Website (LMU München)
 
Prof. Dr. Marie-Janine Calic