The Department of History and Civilization focuses on global, comparative, and transnational approaches to the history of Europe in the World since 1400.
We encourage critical reflection on the research, writing, teaching and dissemination of history across national borders, and encourage our researchers to relate and apply historical research to contemporary challenges.
The rich variety of historical approaches and research themes, as well as the diverse backgrounds of our professors, create a vibrant and international academic community.
Our PhD researchers can count on high-quality training and supervision by dedicated professors with strong international track records as well as by renowned research fellows.
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