198099 Saint Petersburg
17 Promyshlennaya Ulitsa, Room 107
190008 Saint Petersburg
16 Soyuza Pechatnikov Ulitsa
The Department of History was created in 2012. The overarching goal of the department is systematic development of the field of global, comparative, and transnational history as a potent tool of overcoming the limitations of national history canon, fostering interdisciplinary dialogue in the field of social sciences and humanities, and brining new public relevance to historical knowledge. The department mission includes the development of new type of historical undergraduate and graduate education in Russia and pioneering new research fields in Russian historiography in dialogue with the global historical profession.
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Language assistant with the support of DAAD
In 2019/2020 academic year Alexander Steinborn is the language assistant supported by DAAD. .
Short-term visits of professors with the support of DAAD
In December 2018, a series of lectures and seminars by Dr. Francis Exeler (University of Cambridge) took place. Dr. Ekseler conducted classes in the third year of undergraduate and first year of graduate. The focus of the short-term program was the study of war and authoritarian strategies.
Long-Term Associate Professor Partnership
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) has approved an application to create a long-term associate professorship at the HSE Faculty of History in St. Petersburg. Dr. Dietmar Wulff will hold this position.
Dr. Wulff begins work on September 1, 2014. He received his PhD in Berlin at the Institute of World History. Until recently, Dr. Wulff was a lecturer at the Faculty of History, Philosophy, and Theology of Bielefeld University in Germany. From 2001 to 2008 he was DAAD visiting professor at the Voronezh State University in Russia.
Among Dr. Wulff’s publications is Chronicle of the Civil War in Siberia and Exile in China: The Diaries of Petr Vasil'evich Vologodskii, 1918-1925 (Hoover Institution Press, Stanford 2002), which he edited together with S. Lyandres. He has a number of other publications on Russian history in Russian and German.
Summer School supported by DAAD
Summer School in 2015Summer School in 2016Summer School in 2017Summer School in 2018Summer School in 2019
Research Trips supported by DAAD
1. “Turning Points: Russia and Germany, 1980-2000” (part 1)
2. “Turning Points: Russia and Germany, 1980-2000” (part 2)
3. "Culture of Historical Memory: World War II and Political Regimes of the 20th Century"
4. Field Seminar to Germany supported by the DAAD - "The Empire in a Global History "