Abteilung Geschichte

AdresseLansstraße 7-9
14195 Berlin
Verena Specht
Telefon+49 30 838 52474
Fax+49 30 838 52873
E-Mailhistory@jfki.fu-berlin.de

Prof. David Armitage, chairman of the Harvard History Department, will be the guest of the GSNAS and the JFKI from now through mid-June. He will participate in various courses and give a lecture on May 30. Students interested in talking to Prof. Armitage should feel free to write to and meet with him. He can be reached at armitage@fas.harvard.edu or armitage@gsnas.fu-berlin.de and directly in room 301a.

The History Department team in front of the Graduate School of North American Studies

Office hours

Prof. Dr. Jessica Gienow-Hecht: Students wishing to speak with Prof. Gienow-Hecht during office hours, please enter your name on the list located on the pin board next to room 216. Students wishing to contact Prof. Gienow-Hecht via email, please write first to Verena Specht at vspecht@zedat.fu-berlin.de.

This week, the office hours be as scheduled. The office hours on Wednesday, May 18, will not take place. Professor Gienow-Hecht's next office hour will be on Wednesday, May 25, from 3.30 - 4.30pm.

Prof. Dr. Michaela Hampf: Mondays, 3 - 4pm.

Prof. Dr. Sebastian Jobs: Tuesdays, 10 - 11am.

Annette Karpp: Wednesdays, 1-2pm, and by appointment. On 8 June and after the end of June there will be no office hours.

Prof. em. Dr. Knud Krakau: appointment via email with description only.

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.