Organization

Spokespersons

 

Professor Dr. Heinz Drügh
Center speaker

Professor for History of literature of the 18th and 19th century / Aesthetics

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Professor Dr. Mechthild Fend
Center co-speaker

Professor for Art History with a focus on the 18th and 19th centuries

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Coordination

 

Dr. Nathan Taylor
Research Director

Forschungszentrums Historische Geisteswissenschaften

Goethe-Univesität | Campus Westend
Norbert-Wollheim-Platz 1 | 60323 Frankfurt am Main
Tel: +49 (0)69 798-32114 | Fax: +49 (0)69 798-32115
E-Mail: n.taylor@em.uni-frankfurt.de

Office hours: Wednesdays

 

Organizational Information:
Main language: German


Membership

We welcome all doctoral candidates and postdocs located at one of the Humanities Faculties at Goethe University (i. e. faculties 6, 7, 8, 9, 10) or at related research institutes who work on interdisciplinary research projects for qualificatory purposes in the humanities.
Postdocs also have the opportunity to submit applications to the FZHG's ProPostDoc funding program through FZHG membership.

One simple step to become a member:    
» Write an e-mail to the secretariat of the FZHG (m.beck@em.uni-frankfurt.de) including:

  • Your request to become a member of the PPD-Humanities / Frankfurt Humanities Research Centre
  • Information about you (name, titel) and your affiliation to Goethe University (faculty, department, position, current research project)


Structure

Graduate Programs:

The following overview presents a selection of graduate programs and externally funded research projects in which early career researchers are integrated. Each is linked to at least one member of the FZHG: 

  • DFG Research Training Group 2279 „Konfigurationen des Films“ (Speaker: Prof. Dr. Vinzenz Hediger, FB 10)
  • DFG Research Training Group 1728 „Theologie als Wissenschaft. Formierungsprozesse der Reflexivität von Glaubenstraditionen in historischer und systematischer Analyse “ (Speaker: Prof. Dr. Markus Wriedt, FB 06)
  • BMBF Interdisciplinary Joint Research Project (Verbundprojekt) „Die universitäre Sammlung als lebendes Archiv. Lehre und Forschung im Spannungsfeld von Materialität und Medialität“ (Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Dirk Wicke, FB 09)
  • DFG Collaborative Research Centre 1095 „Schwächediskurse und Ressourcenregime“ (Speaker: Prof. Dr. Iwo Amelung, FB 09)
  • DFG Research Group 1664 „Personalentscheidungen bei gesellschaftlichen Schlüsselpositionen” (Speaker: Prof. Dr. Andreas Fahrmeir, FB 08)
  • LOEWE Research Focus „Religiöse Positionierung: Modalitäten und Konstellationen in jüdischen, christlichen und islamischen Kontexten (RelPos)“ (Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Christian Wiese, FB 06)
  • VolkswagenStiftung Research Group „Schreibszene Frankfurt: Poetik, Publizistik und Performanz von Gegenwartsliteratur“ (Speaker: Prof. Dr. Susanne Komfort-Hein, FB 10; Prof. Dr. Julika Griem, Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut Essen)