Prof. Dr. Peter Burschel


Main research areas

  • European history of the early modern period
  • Historical (political) anthropology
  • Cultural translation
  • Purity
  • Self-testimonies

Scientific curriculum vitae

  • 2001/2002 Visiting Professor for Historical Anthropology in Erfurt
  • 2002 Habilitation in Modern and Contemporary History and Historical Anthropology in Freiburg im Breisgau
  • Since 2002 various deputy professorships
  • 2006 Extraordinary professorship in Freiburg im Breisgau
  • 2007 Chair of Early Modern History in Rostock
  • 2011 Chair of European History of the Early Modern Period at the Humboldt University of Berlin
  • Since 2016 Chair of Medieval and Early Modern Cultural History in Göttingen