North American History

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On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2024, the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy and the Chair of North American History, in cooperation with the US Consulate General in Leipzig and the Cornell University Institute for Politics and Global Affairs, had the…

At the Faculty of Philosophy, Chair for North American History of the University of Erfurt / Research Unit on “Voluntariness” (FOR 2983, funded by the German Research Foundation), the following position with 26 hours per week is available as of April…


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Contact Information

Postal Address:
Universität Erfurt
Lehrstuhl Nordamerikanische Geschichte
Postfach 900211
99105 Erfurt


House Address:
Campus of the University of Erfurt
Lehrgebäude IV
Nordhäuser Straße 63
99089 Erfurt

Das Lehrgebäude 4 auf dem Campus der Universität Erfurt

Official Announcements

Research Group "Contested Democracy"

The Department of North American History is pleased to announce the formation of a research group with the focus "Contested Democracy. Gender, Race and Sex in US American History". The work, which is funded by the Gerda Henkel Foundation and begins on February 1, 2021, will be carried out in two subprojects.