Funding Initiative »Käte Hamburger Collegia«

In the Year of the Humanities 2007, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research launched its funding initiative »Freedom for Research in the Humanities«, which provides new opportunities to highlight and advance achievements in the humanities at national and international level. At the heart of this funding initiative are the »Käte Hamburger Collegia«.

Käte Hamburger Collegia
Käte Hamburger Collegia

 

Between 2007 and 2011, an international panel of experts selected a total of ten »Käte Hamburger Collegia« on the following topics:


2007: Interweaving Performance Cultures

Prof. Dr. Erika Fischer-Lichte, Prof. Dr. Gabriele Brandstetter, Dr. Christel Weiler, Prof. Dr. Matthias Warstat, Freie Universität Berlin

www.interweaving-performance-cultures.com


2007: IKKM - Internationales Kolleg für Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilosophie

Prof. Dr. Lorenz Engell, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Siegert, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar

www.ikkm-weimar.de


2007: Dynamics in the History of Religions

Prof. Dr. Volkhard Krech, Ruhr-Universität Bochum

www.khk.ceres.ruhr-uni-bochum.de


2008: Fate, Freedom and Prognostication. Strategies to cope with the Future in East Asia and Europe

Prof. Dr. Michael Lackner, Prof. Dr. Klaus Herbers, Prof. Dr. Thomas Fröhlich, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

www.ikgf.uni-erlangen.de


2008: Morphomata. Genesis, Dynamics and Mediality of Cultural Figurations

Prof. Dr. Dietrich Boschung, Prof. Dr. Günter Blamberger, Universität zu Köln

www.ik-morphomata.uni-koeln.de


2008: Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society

Prof. Dr. Christof Mauch, Prof. Dr. Helmuth Trischler, LMU Munich

www.carsoncenter.uni-muenchen.de

 

2008: Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History

Prof. Dr. Andreas Eckert, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

www2.hu-berlin.de/arbeit/en

 

2009: Law as Culture

Prof. Dr. jur. Werner Gephart, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn

www.recht-als-kultur.de


2009: Imre Kertész Kolleg: Europas Osten im 20. Jahrhundert: Historische Erfahrungen im Vergleich

Prof. Dr. Joachim von Puttkamer, Prof. Dr. Włodzimierz Borodziej, Friedrich Schiller University Jena

www.imre-kertesz-kolleg.uni-jena.de


2011: Political Cultures of World Society (Centre for Global Cooperation Research)

Prof. Dr. Tobias Debiel, Universität Duisburg Essen
Prof. Dr. Claus Leggewie, Advanced Institute for Study in the Humanities
Prof. Dr. Dirk Messner, German Development Institute, Bonn

www.gcr21.org