Visiting Fellows

The Cluster of Excellence maintains a regular exchange with external and international researchers in Münster.

Summer term 2018:

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Summer term 2018 Dr. Irina Paert, University of Tartu, Estonia Dr. Liliya Berezhnaya
Summer term 2018 Prof. Dr. Claudia Lepp, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München Dr. Sarah Thieme
Summer term 2018 Prof. Dr. Matthew Fitzpatrick, School of History and International Relations, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australien Prof. Dr. Thomas Großbölting
Summer term 2018 Dr. Leonard Schmieding, Georgetown University, Washington D.C., USA Prof. Dr. Thomas Großbölting
Summer term 2018 Prof. Dr. William Anthony Barbieri, School of Theology and Religious Studies, Catholic University, Washington D.C., USA Prof. Dr. Marianne Heimbach-Steins
Summer term 2018 Prof. Dr. Cyril Hovorun, Huffington Ecumenical Institute, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, USA Dr. Liliya Berezhnaya
Summer term 2018 Dr. Sabine Miesgang, Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz, Österreich Prof. Dr. Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger
Summer term 2018 Stipe Odak, Institut de sciences politiques Louvain-Europe, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgien Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack
Summer term 2018 Prof. Dr. Dirk von Petersdorff, Universität Jena Prof. Dr. Martina Wagner-Egelhaaf
Summer term 2018 Prof. Dr. Samuel Scheffler, New York University, USA Dr. Matthias Hoesch
Dr. Amir Mohseni

"Hans Blumenberg Visiting Professorship for Religion and Politics"
Summer term 2018 Prof. em. Jóhann P. Árnason, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australien Prof. Dr. Ulrich Willems
Summer term 2018

Prof. Mark Juergensmeyer, University of California, Santa Barbara, U.S.A.

Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack

Winter term 2017/2018:

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Winter term 2017/2018 Dr. Martin Sticker, Trinity College Dublin Dr. Matthias Hoesch
Winter term 2017/2018 Prof. Dr. Matthew Fitzpatrick, School of History and International Relations, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia Prof. Dr. Thomas Großbölting
Winter term 2017/2018 Dr. Leonard Schmieding, Georgetown University, Washington D.C., USA Prof. Dr. Thomas Großbölting
Winter term 2017/2018 Prof. Dr. Febe Armanios, Department of History, Middlebury College, Vermont, U.S.A. Prof. Dr. Angelika Lohwasser
Winter term 2017/2018 Prof. Dr. Katharina Glaab, Associate Professor in Global Change and International Relations at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), Ås, Norway

Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack

Prof. Dr. Jens Köhrsen

Winter term 2017/2018 Dr. Annick de Witt, Entrepreneur, Consultant, Coach, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack

Prof. Dr. Jens Köhrsen

Summer term 2017:

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01.04.2017-30.09.2017 Dr. Masoud Mohammadi Alamuti, Institute for Management and Planning Studies (IMPS) in Teheran, Iran Prof. Dr. Thomas Gutmann
20.06.2017-29.06.2017 Dr. Giuseppina Bonerba, Dipartimento di Scienze Politiche, Università degli Studi di Perugia, Italien Dr. Iris Fleßenkämper
01.08.2016-31.07.2017 Dr. Sean Griffin, University of California, Los Angeles, USA; Stipendiat der VolkswagenStiftung

Prof. Dr. Heike Bungert

Prof. Dr. Michael Grünbart

"Hans Blumenberg Visiting Professorship for Religion and Politics"
Summer term 2017 Prof. Dr. Thomas Hauschild Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack
Summer term 2017

Prof. Dr. Linda Woodhead, Lancaster University

Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack

Winter term 2016/2017:

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01.08.2016-31.07.2017 Dr. Sean Griffin, University of California, Los Angeles, USA; Stipendiat der VolkswagenStiftung

Prof. Dr. Heike Bungert

Prof. Dr. Michael Grünbart

16.10.2016-30.11.2016 Prof. Dr. Volker Menze, Central European University, Budapest Prof. Dr. Johannes Hahn
01.11.2016-30.11.2016 Prof. Dr. Christian Windler, Universität Bern, Schweiz

Prof. Dr. Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger

Prof. Dr. André Krischer

"Hans Blumenberg Visiting Professorship for Religion and Politics"
Winter term 2016/2017 Prof. Dr. Horst Dreier Prof. Dr. Fabian Wittreck

Summer term 2016:

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10.06.2016-16.06.2016 Prof. Dr. Jyoti Atwal, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Neu Delhi, Indien Dr. Iris Fleßenkämper
27.06.2016-08.07.2016 Prof. Dr. Marc Breuer, Catholic University of Applied Sciences, Paderborn Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack
31.10.2016-30.11.2016 Prof. Dr. Christian Windler, University of Bern, Switzerland Prof. Dr. Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger

"Hans Blumenberg Visiting Professorship for Religion and Politics"
Summer term 2016 Prof. Dr. Lucian Hölscher Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack

Winter term 2015/2016:

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04.01.2016-20.03.2016 Prof. Dr. Volker Menze, Central European University, Budapest Prof. Dr. Johannes Hahn
28.10.2015-02.11.2015 Prof. Dr. David R. Loy, Xavier University, Cincinnati, USA Fabian Völker, M.A.
25.10.2015-30.10.2015 Prof. Gastón Espinosa, Claremont McKenna College, Kalifornien, USA Prof. Dr. Heike Bungert, Prof. Dr. Thomas Großbölting

Summer term 2015:

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07.04.2015-31.10.2015 Linda Hennig, Université de Strasbourg, Frankreich Prof. (apl.) Dr. Christel Gärtner
01.07.2015-15.09.2015 Dr. Masoud Mohammadi Alamuti, Institute for Management and Planning Studies (IMPS) in Teheran, Iran Prof. Dr. Thomas Gutmann
19.04.2015-26.04.2015 Dr. Arūnas Streikus, Vilnius University, Litauen Prof. Dr. Thomas Großbölting, Prof. Dr. Hubert Wolf
01.02.2015-31.03.2016 Seyed Bahman Khodadadi, Allame Tabatabai University of Tehran, Iran Prof. Dr. Thomas Gutmann, Dr. Bijan Fateh-Moghadam

Winter term 2014/2015:

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09.03.2015-12.03.2015 Prof. Dr. Mark Edward Ruff von der Saint Louis University, USA Prof. Dr. Thomas Großbölting, Prof. Dr. Heike Bungert
01.02.2015-31.07.2015 Seyed Bahman Khodadadi, Allame Tabatabai University of Tehran, Iran Prof. Dr. iur. Thomas Gutmann, Dr. iur. Bijan Fateh-Moghadam
20.10.2014-21.10.2014 Prof. Dr. Martin Dinges, Institut für Geschichte der Medizin der Robert Bosch Stiftung, Stuttgart Prof. Dr. Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger, Prof. Dr. Marianne Heimbach-Steins, Dr. Iris Fleßenkämper

Summer term 2014:

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04.05.2014-18.05.2014 Dr. Dan‘el Kahn, University of Haifa, Israel Prof. Dr. Angelika Lohwasser, Prof. Dr. Reinhard Achenbach
01.06.2014-30.09.2014 Dr. Alexandre De Castro, Brazil Prof. Dr. Peter Oestmann
02.06.2014-03.06.2014 Prof. Dr. Sallie King, Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia, USA Prof. Dr. Perry Schmidt-Leukel
02.06.2014-20.06.2014 Dr. Raymond Haberski Marian University, Indianapolis, USA Prof. Dr. Heike Bungert
29.06.2014-01.07.2014 Prof. Dr. Stephen Jaeger, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA Prof. Dr. Gerd Althoff, Prof. Dr. Bruno Quast
07.07.2014-12.07.2014 Prof. Dr. Rebekka Habermas, University of Göttingen Dr. Felicity Jensz, Prof. Dr. Helene Basu

Winter term 2013/2014:

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01.07.2013-31.08.2014 Dr. Masoud Mohammadi Alamuti, Institute for Management and Planning Studies (IMPS) Teheran, Iran Prof. Dr. Thomas Gutmann

Summer term 2013:

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22.03.-07.08.2013 Dr. Alexander Steel, King’s College London, GB Prof. Dr. Nils Jansen
07.-20.04.2013 Dr. Philip A. Harland, York University, Toronto, Kanada Prof. Dr. Clemens Leonhard
03.-04.06.2013 Prof. Dr. Thomas Weitin, University of Konstanz Dr. Bijan Fateh-Moghadam,
Dr. Christian Sieg
26.05.-13.06.2013 Dr. Jyoti Atwal, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Neu Delhi, Indien Prof. Dr. Helene Basu

30.06.-03.07.2013

Prof. emer. Scott H. Hendrix Prof. Dr. Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger / Dr. Iris Fleßenkämper

During winter term 2012/2013, no fellows visited the Cluster of Excellence.

Summer term 2012:

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23.-25.05.2012 Prof. Brian Victoria, Antioch University, Yellow Springs, Ohio (USA) Prof. Dr. Perry Schmidt-Leukel

Winter term 2011/2012:

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17.-31.10.2011 Prof. Dr. Mark Edward Ruff, Saint Louis University, USA Prof. Dr. Thomas Großbölting
5.12.-13.12.2011 Prof. Dr. Sigrid Weigel, TU Berlin Prof. Dr. Martina Wagner-Egelhaaf

Summer term 2011:

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14.-22.4.2011 Prof. Dr. Volker Menze, University of Budapest, Hungary Prof. Dr. Johannes Hahn
28.4.-12.5.2011 Prof. Dr. Douglas Moggach, University of Ottawa Prof. Dr. Michael Quante
25.-26.05.2011 Prof. Dr. David Frick, University of California, Berkeley Dr. Liliya Berezhnaya
3.-6.6.2011 Prof. Dr. Paul Werth, University of Las Vegas Dr. Liliya Berezhnaya
6.6.-2.7.2011 Prof. Dr. Kaspar von Greyerz, University of Basel, Switzerland Prof. Dr. Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger
16.06.-16.7.2011 Prof. Dr. Hans Beck, McGill University, Canada Prof. Dr. Peter Funke
27.6.-9.7.2011 Prof. Dr. Andrew Feldherr, University of Princeton Prof. Dr. Alexander H. Arweiler

Winter term 2010/2011:

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11.10.-12.12.2010 Dr. Irina Petrova, University Nischni Novgorod Dr. Stefan Leibold
21.10.2010-5. 2.2011 Prof. Dr. Myriam Bienenstock, University François Rabelais in Tours Prof. Dr. Ludwig Siep
10.12.–20.12.2010 Prof. Dr. Clifford Ando, University of Chicago Prof. Dr. Alexander H. Arweiler
17.1.-31.1.2011 Prof. Dr. Peter H. Wilson, University of Hull Prof. Dr. Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger
18.1.-22.1.2011 Prof. Dr. Henk S. Versnel, Rijksuniversiteit Leiden Prof. Dr. Johannes Hahn
Februar-März 2011 Dr. Bojana Krsmanović, Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts (SANU) Prof. Dr. Michael Grünbart

Summer term 2010:

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4.1.-16.7.2010 Dr. Josef Lössl, theologian at the Cardiff University/School of Religious and Theological Studies Prof. Dr. Alfons Fürst
6.4.-30.04.2010 Prof. Dr. Erhan Öztepe, archaeologist of the Ankara Üniversitesi Dil ve Tarih/ Cografya Fakültesi Arkeoloji Bölümü Prof. Dr. Engelbert Winter
12.4.2010–31.7.2010 Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kaiser, law historian at the University of Freiburg/Institute for the history of law Prof. Dr. Nils Jansen
7.6.2010–19.6.2010 Dr. Martin Pilch, Federal Government Department for Economy, Familiy und Youth, Austria Prof. Dr. Peter Oestmann
13.-27.6.2010 Prof. Dr. Constant Mews, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies, Monash University Victoria, Australia Prof. Dr. Christel Meier-Staubach
21.6.-11.7.2010 Prof. Dr. Sara Poor, Princeton University, Department of German Prof. Dr. Quast
5.7.-12.7.2010 Dr. Ivana and Dr. Andrej Petrovic, Durham University (UK) Prof. Dr. Alexander H. Arweiler

Winter term 2009/2010 and summer term 2010:

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03.09.2009-28.02.2010 Dr. Sabina Brevaglieri, University of Florence/European University Institute Prof. Dr. Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger
14.09.2009-01.04.2010 Prof. Claudia Antonetti, historian at the University of Venice/Dipartimento di Scienze dell‘ Antichità Prof. Dr. Peter Funke
28.09.2009-28.02.2010 Prof. Dr. Otto Kallscheuer, political scientist at the Università degli Studi di Sassari/Facoltà di Scienze Politiche Prof. Dr. Karl Gabriel
Winter Term 2009/2010 PD Dr. Frank Wittchow, philologist at the Humboldt University of Berlin/Department of Classical Philology Prof. Dr. Alexander Henry Arweiler
08.10.2009-31.03.2010 Prof. Dr. Johannes Berger (replacing Prof. Dr. Pollack), sociologist at the University of Mannheim/Faculty of Social Sciences Prof. Dr. Detlef Pollack
15.10.2009-12.01.2010 Dr. Ted Kaizer, historian at Durham University/Department of Classics and Ancient History Prof. Dr. Peter Funke
15.11.-07.12.2009 Dr. Giovanni Isabella, medievalist at the Università di Bologna/Medievistica Prof. Dr. Christoph Dartmann
26.11.2009-28.02.2010 Prof. Dr. Airton Seelaender, law historian at the Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina/Instituto Brasileiro de História do Direito Prof. Dr. Peter Oestmann
01.12.2009-09.02.2010 Prof. Dr. Samir Arnautovic, philosopher at the University of Sarajevo/Faculty of Philosophy Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Großhans
02.12.-05.12.2009 Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen Bömelburg, historian at the Giessen University/Department of Eastern European History Dr. Liliya Berezhnaya
04.01.-16.07.2010 Dr. Josef Lössl, theologian at Cardiff University/School of Religious and Theological Studies Prof. Dr. Alfons Fürst
07./08.01.2010 Prof. Dr. Heinrich Detering, literary scholar at the University of Göttingen/Department of German Philology Prof. Dr. Martina Wagner-Egelhaaf
15.01.2010 Prof. Dr. Philipp Manow, political scientist at Heidelberg University/Department of Political Science Prof. Dr. Hans-Richard Reuter and Prof. Dr. Dr. Karl Gabriel
1.-14.3.2010 Prof. Dr. Kurt Raaflaub, historian at the Brown University Providence/ Department of Classics Prof. Dr. Peter Funke
6.4.-30.04.2010 Prof. Dr. Erhan Öztepe, Archäologe der Ankara Üniversitesi Dil ve Tarih/ Cografya Fakültesi Arkeoloji Bölümü Prof. Dr. Engelbert Winter
5.7.-12.7.2010 Dr. Ivana and Dr. Andrej Petrovic von der Durham University (UK) Prof. Dr. Alexander H. Arweiler