Gerald D. Feldman Travel Grants

For a research project in two to three MWS host countries


Max Weber Network Eastern Europe

MWS founds decentralised network

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The Global Papacy of Pius XII

Transnational Research Group of the Max Weber Foundation

Statement on the listing of the GHI Moscow as an "undesirable organisation"

First issue of the English magazine »Global Insights«

The new Max Weber Network Eastern Europe

The MWS network:

Christoph Streb


MWN Osteuropa

DHI London

CBO Peking

DHI Paris

DFK Paris

DHI Warschau

DHI Moskau

OI Istanbul

OI Beirut

MWF Delhi

DIJ Tokyo

DHI Washington


Worldwide eleven 
Institutes Abroad







About us

Max Weber Foundation is a legal entity closely linked to the German Federal Government located in Bonn. It comprises eleven humanities research institutes. The Foundation’s goal is to promote research with a focus on history, culture, economic and social sciences in selected countries and to promote a mutual understanding between Germany and those countries. The Max Weber Foundation is the only German research institute which is academically active abroad exclusively due to its programme of work.

To the Foundation



Passing on the Microphone: Unfurling German History

12.07.2024 | Instagram-Live | GHI London | online

Early Career Research Symposium on ‘Perspectives on Cross-Border Mobility’

15.-17.07.2024 | Symposium | MWF Delhi | online

The Role of Imagined Futures in Gendered Educational Trajectories: Adolescents’ Expectations and Uncertainty in Japanese Selective High Schools

17.07.2024 | DIJ Study Group | DIJ Tokyo | vor Ort + online

Akteur*innen ‒ Narrative ‒ Strategien. Konstellationen einer transnationalen Folklore-Forschung, 1875–1905

23.07.2024 | Kolloquium | GHI London | vor Ort + online

Calls & Vacancies

Online since: 11.07.2024, Deadline: 20. September 2024

Call for Papers: Food, Migration, and Belonging in 20th Century European History

Online since: 11.07.2024, Deadline: 28. Juli 2024

Call for Papers: Elsass 39–45. Menschen im Krieg

Online since: 05.07.2024, Deadline: 30. März 2025

Call for Papers: Histories of Violence in Central and Eastern Europe. A Comparative Perspective

Online since: 04.07.2024, Deadline: 30. September 2024

Call for Papers: Germans in the Asia-Pacific Region: (Post) Colonial Entanglements, Conflicts and Perceptions in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

Online since: 11.07.2024, Bewerbungsschluss: 31.08.2024

Ludwig und Margarethe Quidde Fellowship (DHI Rom)

Online since: 08.07.2024, Bewerbungsschluss: 09.09.2024

Studentische oder Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft (m/w/d) am DHI Paris

Online since: 01.07.2024, Bewerbungsschluss: 10.08.2024

Wissenschaftliche Assistenz (m/w/d) der Direktion (DFK Paris)

Online since: 28.06.2024, Bewerbungsschluss: 15.09.2024

Praktika am DHI Paris für Studierende (m/w/d) höherer Semester