Postgraduate Students' Conference

08.-09.01.2015, Konferenz, DHI London

This conference is for PhD students studying German History at a UK/Irish university from the middle ages through to contemporary history. It is especially suitable for 2nd and 3rd year PhD Students to assist using research facilities and obtaining grants.

The German Historical Institute London will hold its 19th postgraduate students' conference on Thursday 8 and Friday 9 January 2015. Its intention is to give postgraduate research students from the UK and Ireland working on German history an opportunity to present their work-in-progress and to discuss this with other students working in the same field.

Please note that all 2nd and 3rd year students are encouraged to present a paper on their PhD project.

On the morning pf Thursday 8 January 2015 a Paleography course on German handwriting is planned. Should you wish to take part in this course, please register your interest.

If you wish to attend next year's postgraduate students' conference please mail before 30 November 2014 confirming the following details:

  •     full contact details (including email address and telephone number),
  •     the exact title of your project,
  •     the date you started your project, the name, address, email address and phone number of your university and supervisor 
  •     confirmation whether you have undertaken research in Germany.
  •     confirm whether you wish to participate in the Paleography course scheduled for the morning of Thursday 8 January 2015

Please note that accommodation and/or travel reimbursement claims con only be considered for those eligible from within the UK/Ireland and for those who attend the entire event.

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