Department of History

AddressLansstraße 7-9
14195 Berlin
Contact PersonVerena Specht
Telephone+49 30 838 52474
Fax+49 30 838 52873
Emailhistory@jfki.fu-berlin.de

The team of the history department in front of the House of the Cultures of the World in Berlin Mitte.

Office Hours

Prof. Dr. Jessica Gienow-Hecht: Tuesdays, 9 - 10 am. Please sign up outside room 216 for a time slot ahead of time. NOTE: There won't be office hours on Tuesday, July 7th. To compensate, there will be prolonged office hours on Tuesday, July 14th, between 8:20 am and 10 am.

Prof. Dr. Michaela Hampf: Wednesdays, 12 - 1 pm.

Prof. em. Dr. Knud Krakau: by appointment only.

Rebecca Brückmann: Monday, 1 - 2 pm.

Office: Mondays, 9 am - 5 pm, Tuesdays through Fridays, 9 am - 1 pm.


If you need to change the module of a history course or get a history course from another institution acknowledged to fulfill your graduation requirements, please bring the appropriate paperwork to Professor Gienow-Hecht's office hours. The form for changing a module within the institute can be found at the bottom of this page. To use a course from another institute or university, please bring this form.


You can find the program of this semester's research colloquium here.