News of the University of Erfurt

Max-Weber-Kolleg

Prof. Benno Werlen appointed to the World Academy for Art and Science

Upon proposal of the General Assembly of the World Academy of Art & Science (WAAS), Prof. Benno Werlen, holder of the UNESCO Chair on Global Understanding for Sustainability and Fellow at the Max Weber College of the University of Erfurt, has now…

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Interne Serviceseiten

Incapacity for work must be notified immediately

Against the background of a letter from the Thüringer Landesamt für Finanzen (TLF) the Department 2: Human Resources of the University of Erfurt once again explicitly points out that incapacities to work with and without an AU-certificate of…

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Hochschule

Diversity as an opportunity

The University of Erfurt has revised its guidelines for protection against discrimination, harassment and violence - a further building block towards a diversity-sensitive university. The President, Prof. Dr. Walter Bauer-Wabnegg, talks in an…

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Faculty of Catholic Theology

Bishop Timmerevers stresses the importance of the Faculty of Catholic Theology as a "cultural laboratory"

Heinrich Timmerevers, bishop of the diocese of Dresden-Meissen, has now emphasized during his visit to Erfurt the importance of the Catholic Theological Faculty of the University of Erfurt as a future-oriented training centre for theologians.…

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Faculty of Philosophy

Prof. Dr. Dr. Csaba Földes elected member of the Academia Europaea

Csaba Földes, Professor of German Linguistics at the University of Erfurt, has been elected a full member of the Academia Europaea.

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Max-Weber-Kolleg

"Macht des Heiligen" translated into French

What is the place of the sacred and religion in modern social life? Neither a linear view of secularization as the progressive and global decline of religion, nor a mystical understanding of the "return of the religious" seems sufficient to grasp…

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Interne Serviceseiten

Rowena Morse mentoring program enters the third round

The Thuringia-wide Rowena Morse mentoring programme will enter its third round in November 2020. Doctoral and postdoctoral students at Thuringian universities can apply for mentoring until August 16.

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Max-Weber-Kolleg

Final report of the research group "Religious Individualization in Historical Perspective" published

From 2008 to 2018, a research group funded by the DFG (German Research Foundation) on the topic of "Religious Individualization in Historical Perspective" was able to work on a large number of projects at the Max Weber College of the University of…

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