Welcome to the BGHS
The Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology is a joint institution of the Faculty of Sociology and the History Department of the Faculty of History, Philosophy and Theology at Bielefeld University. Under the umbrella of the Graduate School, international doctoral programmes in sociology and history are offered.
News about the BGHS can be found at our BGHS-Blog below.
Open Day at X-Building
On Saturday 16 August 2014 there was an open day at the new X-building. The BGHS organized an exhibition at X-B2. For further information see:www.uni-bielefeld.de/geniale/tag_der_offenen_tuer.html
We cordially invite all members of the BGHS to the Summer Party on 16 July 2014. Time: 6 pm. Place: BGHS Seminar Room X B2 103, Common Room X B2 109.
Video Opening Lecture Annual Seminar 2014
The Video of the Opening lecture by Prof. Loïc Wacquant (Berkeley/Paris) is online: Lifting the Veil of Crisis: Structure and Transformation in Urban Marginality
From Social History to Cultural History - and beyond?
From 3 till 4 July 2014 our guest lecturer Geoff Eley (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor) gave his block seminar »From Social History to Cultural History - and beyond?« at the BGHS. For more information see:Study programme
Political Structures and the Modern State
From 16 till 17 June 2014 John Levi Martin (Department of Sociology, University of Chicago) held a guest lecture at BGHS. The topic was »Political Structures and the Modern State«. For more information see: Study programme
Positive Feedback and plaudits for the 6th Annual Seminar
The 6th Annual Seminar took place from 4 to 6 June at the Ravensberger Spinnerei in Bielefeld. Some Pictures are available at thePhoto Gallery. More pictures and audio files will be available on the BGHS-Website in a few days.
6th Annual Seminar 2014
This year's Annual Seminar "A 'New Social Question' or 'Crisis as Usual?'" will meet from 4 to 6 June, 2014 at Ravensberger Spinnerei. For programme and further information see: www.uni-bielefeld.de/bghs/programm/ansem/
International PhD Student Workshop Exchange Notre Dame/Bielefeld
From 23 till 28 May 2014 the international PhD Student Workshop Exchange Notre Dame/Bielefeld takes place at Bielefeld University. For programme see: www.uni-bielefeld.de/bghs/Timetable_ND.pdf.
BGHS goes X-Building
This week the BGHS has moved in the new X-building. You will find us at X-B2.
About the BGHS
The Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology is a joint institution of the Faculty of Sociology and the History Department of the Faculty of History, Philosophy and Theology at Bielefeld University (Germany). Under the umbrella of the Graduate School, international doctoral programmes in sociology and history are offered. It provides an inspiring research environment for about 180 doctoral candidates.
Doctoral candidates can start the three-year doctoral programme every Winter and Summer Term. The deadline for the Winter Term is June 15 and January 15 for the Summer Term.
For further information please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.