Dr. Lars Klein


  • M.A. in North American Studies - with majors History and Literature - and Philosophy (Freie Universität Berlin, Uni Basel), PhD in Modern and Contemporary History (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)

Prior to Euroculture:

  • Scholarship-holder, DFG-research training group "Generation History. Generational Dynamics and Historical Change in 19th and 20th Century" (Speaker: Prof. Dr. Bernd Weisbrod), Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Research associate, project "The History of War Reporting in the 20th Century", TU Braunschweig (funded by German Foundation for Peace Research, led by Prof. Dr. Ute Daniel)
  • Project consultant for "Diversity and Restraint. European Perspectives of Power, Culture and Peace", Berghof Research Center in Berlin (led by Dr. Reiner Steinweg, Dr. Tilman Evers and Prof. Dr. Ekkehart Krippendorff)

Research stays / guest lectureships (selection):

  • BMW Center for German and European Studies at Georgetown University; Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI); Monash University; Savitribai Phule Pune University; Rijksuniversiteit Groningen; Uppsala Universitet

Teaching modules:

  • Introduction to Euroculture, Cultural Construction of Social Order, Europe in a Global Context, Methodology Seminar, Master Thesis Seminar

Current Functions:

  • Co-convener, international conference "Border Narratives - Brexit, Europe, and the UK" (DFG funded)
  • Co-initiator, project "UrbanLab - Migration Moves Göttingen" (MWK funded)
  • Researcher, Jean-Monnet-Network "POWERS"