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Forschungszentrum Europa
Universitätsring, 15
54296 Trier

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Prof. Dr. Michael Jäckel


Telephone: +49 651 201 3291
Fax: +49 651 201 3293

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Regulating authority

Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Jugend und Kultur

Person responsible for content in accordance with 55 Abs. 2 RStV

  • Prof. Dr. Lukas Clemens. Direction of Forschungszentrums Europa Prof. Dr. Lukas Clemens.
  • Prof. Dr. Lutz Raphael. Direction of DFG Leibniz Forschergruppen „Nach dem Boom” und „Vergleichende Zeitgeschichte der modernen Geschichtswissenschaften”.


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