Directors

The director of the ZfL is the literary scholar Eva Geulen, Professor for European Culture and the History of Knowledge at the Humboldt University of Berlin, the associate director is the comparatist Daniel Weidner, Professor for the Study of Culture and Religion at the Humboldt University of Berlin.

Director of the ZfL
Executive board member of the Centers for Advanced Studies in the Humanities Berlin, Professor for European Culture and the History of Knowledge at the Institute for Cultural History and Theory, Humboldt University of Berlin

+49 (0)30 20 192 - 155, E-Mail
+49 (0)30 20 192 - 150, E-Mail

Associate director of the ZfL
Professor for the Study of Culture and Religion at the Institute for Cultural History and Theory, Humboldt University of Berlin

+49 (0)30 20 192 - 160, E-Mail

   

Heads of the Research Areas

The projects are based in three research areas which are managed and strategically developed by experienced academics in collaboration with the directors.

in collaboration with Eva Geulen

Literary scholar, head of the research area World Literature, and research associate for the project The Formation of Theory and the Critique of ›Wissenschaft‹ in the Early Twentieth Century

+49 (0)30 20 192 - 197, E-Mail

in collaboration with Daniel Weidner

Germanist, head of the research area Knowledge of Life and of the project Formen und Funktionen von Weltverhältnissen

+49 (0)30 20 192 - 303, E-Mail

in collaboration with Georg Toepfer