Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Chairs and professorships by subject area

Chairs and professorships by subject area

English and American Studies

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorKarstenFitzProfessor of American Studies/Cultural and Media Studies
ProfessorJürgenKammChair of English Literature and Culture
ProfessorLucia KrämerProfessor of English Cultural and Media Studies
DrMaximilianRagallerEnglish Didactics
ProfessorDanielaWawraChair of English Language and Culture

Digital Humanities

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorMalteRehbeinChair of Digital Humanities

Subject didactics

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorKarlaMüllerProfessor of German Language and Literature Education
DrMaximilianRagallerEnglish Didactics
KarlheinzJopp-LachnerFrench Didactics
DrGerdBauriegelGeography Didactics
Professor AndreasMichlerProfessor of History Didactics
Professor WilhelmBernertProfessor of Civics Didactics

Geography

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorDieterAnhufChair of Physical Geography
ProfessorWernerGamerithProfessor of Regional Geography
ProfessorJürgen WeichselgartnerChair of Human Geography
DrJörgSchefferGeo-Informatics and Geography

German Studies

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorJan-OliverDeckerProfessor of Modern German Literature and Media Semiotics
ProfessorRüdigerHarnischChair of German Language
ProfessorHansKrahChair of German Literature and Film
ProfessorKarlaMüllerProfessor of German Language and Literature Education
ProfessorAndreaSieberProfessor of Medieval German Literature

History

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorFranz-ReinerErkensChair of Medieval History
ProfessorHans-ChristofKrausChair of Modern and Contemporary History
ProfessorAndreasMichlerProfessor of History Didactics
ProfessorOliverStollProfessor of Ancient History
ProfessorThomasWünschChair of Modern and Contemporary History of Eastern Europe and its Cultures

Intercultural Communication

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorChristophBarmeyerChair of Intercultural Communication

Catholic Theology

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorPeterFonkChair of Theological Ethics
ProfessorSandraHuebenthalChair of Exegesis and Biblical Theology
ProfessorAntonLandersdorferChair of Ecclesiastical History
ProfessorHansMendlChair of Religious Education
ProfessorHermannStinglhammerChair of Dogmatics and Fundamental Theology

Communication Studies

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorOliverHahnProfessor of Journalism
ProfessorRalfHohlfeldChair of Communication Studies
ProfessorThomasKnieperChair of Computer-mediated Communication
ProfessorHannahSchmid-PetriChair of Science Communication

Art History

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorAlexanderGlasProfessor of Art and Aesthetic Education
ProfessorJörgTremplerChair of Art History and Visual Culture Studies

Methods of Empirical Social Research

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorHorst-AlfredHeinrichProfessor of Methods of Empirical Social Research

Music

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorGabrieleSchellbergProfessor of Music Education

Pedagogy & Education

Philosophy

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorMichael-ThomasLiskeChair of Philosophy
ProfessorChristianThiesProfessor of Philosophy

Political Science

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorWilhelmBernertProfessor of Civics Didactics
ProfessorWinandGellnerChair of Political Science
ProfessorDanielGölerProfessor of European Politics
ProfessorBernhardStahlProfessor of International Politics
ProfessorBarbaraZehnpfennigProfessor of Political Theory and History of Ideas

Psychology

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorDetlefUrhahneProfessor of Educational Psychology
Professor Susanne MayrChair of Psychology and Human-Machine Interaction
ProfessorStefanieJaurschProfessor of Developmental Psychology
ProfessorChristofWeckerChair of Psychology (interim professor)

Slavic Studies

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorDirkUffelmannChair of Slavic Literatures and Cultures
ProfessorThomasWünschChair of Modern and Contemporary History of Eastern Europe and its Cultures
ProfessorMarekNekulaBohemicum

Sociology

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorMaurizioBachChair of Sociology

Southeast Asian Studies

TitleGiven name(s)Family nameUnit
ProfessorRüdigerKorffChair of Southeast Asian Studies
ProfessorMartinaPadmanabhanChair of Comparative Development and Cultural Studies with a focus on Southeast Asia