Skip to content
 

John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellows (1967-2017)

2010-2017


Rüdiger Graf
Head of Department, History of Economic Thought and Practice, Center for Contemporary History, Potsdam; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2010-2011, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2010-2011, CES, Harvard University
Christina May
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2010-2011, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2010-2011, CES, Harvard University; The Lower Saxony Ministry of Science and Culture
Alexander Engel
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2011-2012, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2011-2012, CES, Harvard University
Mareike Kleine
Lecturer in EU Politics, London School of Economics, European Institute; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2011-2012, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2011-2012, CES, Harvard University
Michael Goebel
Professor of Global and Latin American History, Free University of Berlin; Visiting Scholar 2012-2013, CES, Harvard University
Franziska Torma
Research Fellow, Ludwig-Maximillians Universität München; Visiting Scholar 2012-2013, CES, Harvard University
Carina Schmitt
Visiting Scholar 2013-2014, CES, Harvard University
Konstantin Vössing
Assistant Professor, Department of Comparative Politics in the Institute of Social Sciences, Humboldt University, Berlin; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2013-2014, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2013-2014, CES, Harvard University
Anna Holzscheiter
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2014-2015, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2014-2015, CES, Harvard University
Philipp Müller
Assistant Professor, Universität Freiburg; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2014-2015, CES, Harvard University
Sascha Münnich
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2014-2015, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2014-2015, CES, Harvard University; Junior Professor of Comparative Sociology, Institute for Sociology, University of Göttingen
Sebastian Koos
Assistant Professor of Corporate Social Responsibility, Department of Politics and Public Administration, University of Konstanz, Germany; Visiting Scholar 2015-2016, CES, Harvard University
Benjamin Braun
Senior Researcher, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2016-2017, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2016-2017, CES, Harvard University
Eva Marlene Hausteiner
Postdoctoral Lecturer and Researcher in Political Theory, University of Bonn; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2016-2017, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2016-2017, CES, Harvard University
Hanna Lierse
Postdoctoral Fellow, Jacobs University Bremen; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2016-2017, CES, Harvard University
Eva Schliephake
Assistant Professor, Institute for Financial Economics and Statistics, University of Bonn; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2016-2017, CES, Harvard University

2000-2010


Peter A. Kraus
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2000-2001, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2000-2001, CES, Harvard University; Professor of Political Science, Faculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences, Augsburg University
Christina von Hodenberg
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2000-2001, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2000-2001, CES, Harvard University
Michael Werz
Trans-Atlantic Fellow, German Marshall Fund of the U.S.; Professor of Sociology (on leave), University of Hannover; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2000-2001, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2000-2001, CES, Harvard University
Jens Beckert
Director, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2001-2002, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2001-2002, CES, Harvard University
Andreas W. Daum
Professor, Department of History, State University of New York at Buffalo; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2001-2002, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2001-2002, CES, Harvard University
Oliver Gerstenberg
Senior Lecturer, University College London Faculty of Laws; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2001-2002, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2001-2002, CES, Harvard University
Wolf Gruner
Shapell-Guerin Chair in Jewish Studies and Professor of History, University of Southern California; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2002-2003, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar January-August, 2003, CES, Harvard University
Michael Neugart
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2002-2003, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2002-2003, CES, Harvard University; Professor of Public Economics and Economic Policy, Professor of Public Economics and Economic Policy, Technical University of Darmstadt
Thomas Zittel
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2002-2003, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2002-2003, CES, Harvard University
Jörg  Rössel
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2003-2004, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2003-2004, CES, Harvard University; Professor of Sociology and Director,, Institute of Sociology, University of Zurich
Bernhard Zangl
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2003-2004, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2003-2004, CES, Harvard University
Gabriele Lingelbach
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2004-2005, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2004-2005, CES, Harvard University; Professor of Modern History, University of Kiel
Daniel Schönpflug
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2004-2005, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2004-2005, CES, Harvard University
Reimut Zohlnhöfer
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2004-2005, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2004-2005, CES, Harvard University
Steffen Hillmert
Professor of Sociology, University of Tuebingen; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2005-2006, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2005-2006, CES, Harvard University
Stephan Malinowski
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2005-2006, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2005-2006, CES, Harvard University; Lecturer in Modern European History, Edinburgh University
Annette Toeller
Professor of Political Science, FernUniversität Hagen; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2005-2006, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2005-2006, CES, Harvard University
Andrea Liese
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2006-2007, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2006-2007, CES, Harvard University; Professor, University of Potsdam
Kiran Klaus Patel
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2006-2007, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2006-2007, CES, Harvard University; Professor of European and Global History & Associate Dean of Research, Maastricht University
Thilo Bodenstein
Associate Professor, School of Public Policy and Director of the MA Program, Central European University; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2007-2008, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2007-2008, CES, Harvard University
Tobias Brinkmann
Malvin and Lea Bank Associate Professor of Jewish Studies and History, Department of History, Pennsylvania State University; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2007-2008, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2007-2008, CES, Harvard University
Katiana Orluc
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2007-2008, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2007-2008, CES, Harvard University; Member, World Future Council; Director of Development/Strategic Affairs, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary
Helke Rausch
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2008-2009, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2008-2009, CES, Harvard University; Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Freiburg
Claus Wendt
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2008-2009, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2008-2009, CES, Harvard University
Petra Böhnke
Professor of Sociology, University of Hamburg; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2009-2010, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2009-2010, CES, Harvard University
Marion Röwekamp
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2009-2010, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2009-2010, CES, Harvard University; Postdoctoral Researcher, Latin American Institute, Free University of Berlin
Carsten Schneider
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2009-2010, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2009-2010, CES, Harvard University

1990-2000


Helmut Willems
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1990-1991, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1990-1991, CES,Harvard University
Karl-Rudolf Korte
Rector, Bavarian School of Public Policy, Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1991-1992, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1991-1992, CES, Harvard University
Andreas Ryll
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1991-1992, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1991-1992, CES, Harvard University; Head of Department, National Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians, KBV
Jürgen Wilzewski
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1991-1992, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1991-1992, CES , Harvard University
Martin Geyer
Professor of Modern History, Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich ; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1992-1993, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1992-1993, CES, Harvard University
Stefan Klein
Professor of Information Systems and Inter-Organisational Systems, University of Münster; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1992-1993, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1992-1993, CES, Harvard University
Paul Nolte
Professor of History, Free University, Berlin; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1993-1994, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1993-1994, CES, Harvard University; Professor, Department of History and Cultural Studies, Free University of Berlin
Benno Wagner
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1993-1994, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1993-1994, CES, Harvard University
Harald Wenzel
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1993-1994, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1993-1994, CES, Harvard University
Christoph Conrad
Professor of Contemporary History, University of Geneva; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1994-1995, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1994-1995, CES, Harvard University
Michael Lechner
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1994-1995, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1994-1995, CES, Harvard University; Professor of Econometrics, Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research (SEW-HSG), University of St. Gallen
Welf Werner
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1994-1995, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1994-1995, CES, Harvard University
Elmar Rieger
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1995-1996, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1995-1996, CES, Harvard University; Professor of Sociology, University of Bamberg
Stefan A. Schirm
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1995-1996, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1995-1996, CES, Harvard University
Birgitta Wolff
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1995-1996, CES ,Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1995-1996, CES , Harvard University
Christoph Scherrer
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1996-1997, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1996-1997, CES, Harvard University
Raimund Lammersdorf
Project Manager, Stiftung Bayerisches Amerikahaus gGmbH , Bavarian Center for Transatlantic Relations; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1996-97 †2002, CES, Harvard University
Martin Thunert
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1996-1997, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1996-1997, CES, Harvard University
Andreas Busch
Professor of Political Science, University of Göttingen ; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1997-1998, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1997-1998, CES, Harvard University
Volker Schmidt
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1997-1998, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1997-1998, CES, Harvard University
Philipp Ther
Professor of Central European History, University of Vienna; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1997-1998, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1997-1998, CES, Harvard University
Mathias Bös
Professor of Theoretical Sociology, Institute for Sociology, University of Hanover; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1998-1999, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1997-1998, CES, Harvard University
Oliver Schmidtke
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1998-1999, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1998-1999, CES, Harvard University
Hans-Joachim Schubert
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1998-1999, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1998-1999, CES, Harvard University
Bernhard Ebbinghaus
Professor of Social Policy & Fellow of Green Templeton College, Department of Social Policy & Intervention, University of Oxford; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1999-2000, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1999-2000, CES, Harvard University
Rainer Fehn
Professor, University of Munich/Ifo Institute; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1999-2000 †1993, CES, Harvard University
Jessica Gienow-Hecht
Chair, Department of History, John F. Kennedy Institute, Free University of Berlin; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1999-2000, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1999-2000, CES, Harvard University

1980-1990


Manfred Görtemaker
Chair Holder, Modern History, University of Potsdam; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1980-1981, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1980-1981, CES, Harvard University
Otto Keck
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1980-1981, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1980-1981, CES, Harvard University
Martin Riesebrodt
Yves Oltramare Chair for Religion and Politics, Graduate, Graduate Institute, Geneva; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1981-82†2005 , CES, Harvard University
Dieter Endres
International Tax Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers AG; Honorary Professor, University of Mannheim; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1982-1983, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1982-1983, CES, Harvard University
Hans-Joachim Mengel
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1982-1983, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1982-1983, CES, Harvard University; Professor, Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science;; Director, Center for the Study of Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation, Free University of Berlin
Wolfgang Krieger
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1983-1984, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1983-1984, CES, Harvard University; University Professor of Modern History, University of Marburg
Christiane Lemke
Professor of Political Science, Leibniz University of Hannover; Visiting Scholar 2018-2019, CES, Harvard University; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1983-1984, CES, Harvard University
Ludger Kühnhardt
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1984-1985, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1984-1985, CES, Harvard University; Professor, Institute for Political Science and Sociology, University of Bonn
Irmgardt Leinen-Greiner
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1984-1985, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1984-1985, CES, Harvard University; RWTH Aachen University
Hans Vorländer
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1984-1985, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1984-1985, CES, Harvard University
Norbert Frei
Chair of Modern History and Director, The Jena Center 20th Century History, Historical Institute, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1985-1986, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1985-1986, CES, Harvard University
Hans-Peter Müller
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1986-1987, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1986-1987, CES, Harvard University; Professor of General Sociology, Humboldt University Berlin; Chief Editor, Berliner Journal für Soziologie
Joachim J. Savelsberg
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1987-1988, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1987-1988, CES, Harvard University; Professor of Sociology, University of Minnesota
Michael Dreyer
Professor of Political Theory and History of Ideas, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1988-1989, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1988-1989, CES, Harvard University
Andreas Falke
Chair of International Studies, School of Business, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg ; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1988-1989, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1988-1989, CES, Harvard University
Wolfgang Merkel
Director of the Research Unit "Democracy and Democratization", Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB); Professor of Comparative Political Science and Democracy Research, Humboldt University of Berlin; John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow 2016-2017, CES, Harvard ; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1988-1989, CES Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1988-1989, CES, Harvard University
Mark Ebers
Professor of Business Administration, Corporate Development and Organization, Cologne University; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1989-1990, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1989-1990, CES, Harvard University
Karl Hinrichs
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1989-1990, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1989-1990, CES, Harvard University
Winfried Pohlmeier
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1989-1990, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1989-1990, CES, Harvard University; Professor of Economics & Chair of Economics and Econometrics, University of Konstanz

1970-1980


Wolf-Dieter Narr
Emeritus Professor of Political Science, Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science, Free Unviersity of Berlin; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1970-1971, CES, Harvard
Hans-Jürgen Puhle
Emeritus Professor of Political Science, Goethe University Frankfurt; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1970-1971, CES, Harvard
Heinrich Winkler
Professor, Department of History, Humboldt University of Berlin; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1968-1969 & 1970-1971, CES, Harvard University
Renate Mayntz
Emeritus Director, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1971-1972, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2004-2005, CES, Harvard University
Hellmut Wollmann
Emeritus Professor of Public Administration, Social Science Institute, Humboldt University of Berlin; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1971-1972, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1971-1972, CES, Harvard University
Bernhard Badura
Emeritus Professor of Political Science and Sociology, University of Bielefeld; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1972-1973, CES, Harvard University
Hartmut Kaelble
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1972-1973, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1972-1973, CES, Harvard University
Klaus Landfried
Professor of Political Science; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1972-73 †1999, CES, Harvard University
Dirk Hoerder
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1973-1974, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1973-1974, CES, Harvard University; Emeritus Professor, Arizona State University and University of Bremen
Paul Bernd Spahn
Founding Executive Director of the House of Finance (2006-2008), Goethe University Frankfurt; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1973-1974, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1973-1974, CES, Harvard University
Gisela Bock
Emeritus Professor of History, Free University of Berlin; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1974-1975, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1974-1975, CES, Harvard University
Carl-Ludwig Holtfrerich
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1975-1976, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1975-1976, CES, Harvard University
Karl V. Ullrich
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1975-1976, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1975-1976, CES, Harvard University
Klaus Bade
Professor Emeritus of Modern History, Institute for Migration Research and Intercultural Studies (IMIS), University of Osnabruck, Germany; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1976-1977, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1976-1977, CES, Harvard University
Helmut Goerlich
Emeritus Professor, Leipzig University; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1976-1977, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1976-1977, CES, Harvard University
Michael Stürmer
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1976-1977, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1976-1977, CES, Harvard University
Michael Bolle
Director, Jean Monnet Center of Excellence for European Integration, Free University of Berlin; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1977-1978, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1997-1998, CES, Harvard University
Jürgen Falter
Research Professor of Political Science, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1977-1978, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1977-1978, CES, Harvard University
Iring Fetscher
Professor of Political Science and Social Philosophy, Goethe University Frankfurt ; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1977-78 †1993, CES, Harvard University
Karl Kaiser
Senior Associate, Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; Adjunct Professor of Public Policy Emeritus, Harvard Kennedy School; Co-Chair, European Union Study Group, CES, Harvard University; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1977-1978, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1985, CES, Harvard University
Reinhard Zintl
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1977-1978, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1977-1978, CES, Harvard University
Hanns-Dieter Jacobsen
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1978-1979, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1978-1979, CES, Harvard University
Reiner Pommerin
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1979-1980, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1979-1980, CES, Harvard University; Professor Emeritus of History, University of Dresden
Werner Pfennig
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1979-1980, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1979-1980, CES, Harvard University; Research Fellow, Department of History and Cultural Studies & Korea Institute, Free University of Berlin

1967-1970


Manfred Knapp
Professor Emeritus, Institute for International Politics, Helmut Schmidt University; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1967-1968, CES, Harvard University
Wolfgang Zapf
Professor Emeritus of Sociology, Free University of Berlin and WZB Berlin Social Science Center; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1968-1969, CES, Harvard University

See details of the 50th anniversary reunion celebrated at CES in September 2017.

Close