16.06.2017

Dubravka Stojanović joins Graduate School as Guest Researcher

The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies is delighted to welcome Professor Dubravka Stojanović, Ph.D. as Visiting Research Fellow in Regensburg. During her stay in June/July and August/September 2017 the renowned Serbian historian will conduct a study on populism.

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21.06.2017

Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies welcomes historian Anton Fedyashin

We are happy to welcome Anton Fedyashin as a Visiting Research Fellow in Munich. Anton is Associate Professor for Russian and European History at the American University of Washington.

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22.03.2017

Italian historian Oliver Panichi as guest researcher in Regensburg

From the beginning of March to the end of May 2017, the Italian historian Oliver Panichi is a guest researcher at the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies in Regensburg. Panichi, who is enrolled in the PhD program “History of Europe from the Medieval Centuries to the Contemporary Age” at the Università degli Studi di Teramo, writes a doctoral thesis on the Serbian-Catholic movement in Ragusa/Dubrovnik. His research stay at the Graduate School serves scholarly exchange.

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04.07.2017

Dissertation Prize awarded to David Franz

David Franz, Alumnus of the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies, has been awarded Universität Regensburg's Dr.-Katharina-Sailer-Prize on 23 January 2017. With this Prize the University and the Dr. Katharina Sailer Foundation acknowledge Franz' outstanding dissertation thesis "American and Soviet Modernisms in the Weimar Republic: Discourses of Modernity in the German Mass Media 1918-1933" that was written at the Graduate School.

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04.07.2017

The Graduate School welcomes four new PhD candidates

The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies welcomes four new PhD candidates in Munich and Regensburg: Eva-Maria Walther, a social anthropologist, Philipp Tvrdinić, a literary scholar, as well as Anton Liavitski and Daniel Schrader, both historians.

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27.07.2016

Alexander M. Semyonov in Regensburg

The Russian historian Prof. Alexander M. Semyonov, Ph.D. is from July to mid-August 2016 Visiting Research Fellow of the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies in Regensburg. He is professor of history at the History Department of the Higher School of Economics (HSE) in St. Petersburg. During his stay he will be working on post-imperial political imagination in the Russian Empire of the early 20th century as weel as on the Soviet foreign policy during the Perestroika years.

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27.07.2016

Ronald G. Suny as Visiting Research Fellow in Munich

In July and August 2016 the renowned scholar of Russian, Armenian, and Caucasian history Prof. Ronald G. Suny, Ph.D. (Ann Arbor, MI) will be Visiting Research Fellow of the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies in Munich. Suny is the William H. Sewell Jr. Distinguished University Professor of History at the University of Michigan and Emeritus Professor of Political Science and History at the University of Chicago. He is currently working on a two-volume biography of Stalin and a co-authored history of Russia entitled “Russia’s Empires”.

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17.11.2016

Graduate School welcomes Victoria Frede as Visiting Fellow in Munich

The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies welcomes Victoria Frede-Montemayor, Ph.D., Associate Professor at the Department of History of the University of California Berkeley, as Visiting Research Fellow in Munich in May and June 2016.

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20.05.2016

Graduate School welcomes Elizabeth Dunn in Regensburg

The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies welcomes Elizabeth Cullen Dunn, Associate Professor at the Department of Geography of the Indiana University Bloomington, as Visiting Research Fellow in Regensburg in May and June 2016.

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17.11.2016

Welcome Ceremony for new Graduate School members

The welcome ceremony of the new PhD candidates and Postdocs of the Graduate School of East and Southeast European Studies and the new students of the Honours Masters Programme East European Studies took place on December 3, 2015 in Regensburg. More than 50 members of both institutions gathered in the guesthouse of the University of Regensburg, an authentic medieval building in the historic centre of the city.

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