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History of the Max Planck Society (GMPG)

Research Program Coordinator: Florian Schmaltz

The Research Program “History of the Max Planck Society” is headed by Professor Jürgen Renn, Professor Carsten Reinhardt, and Professor Jürgen Kocka. The committee combines a variety of perspectives on the research fields and working methods of the Max Planck Society, its institutes and their staff.

 

GMPG People

Services & Administration

Researchers 2017–18

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Visiting Scholar (15 Apr 2018-31 Jul 2018)

Ph. D., Professor of Modern History and Head, Working Group in History of Science, University of Vienna, Austria

The Role of the MPG as a Scientific-political Actor in the Context of the German Unification Process since 1990

B

Research Scholar (1 Oct 2014-31 May 2022)

PD Dr.

History of the Max Planck Society

G

Visiting Scholar (1 Aug 2016-31 Jul 2018)

The Evolution of the MPG’s Relation with Israeli Scientific Institutions in Comparison with the Development of MPG’s International Relations

J

Visiting Scholar (26 Mar 2018-11 Aug 2018)

Professor of History Emeritus, Villanova University

Biochemistry in the Max Planck Society during the Postwar Era

K

Visiting Scholar (1 Jan 2017-15 Jul 2017)

Dr., Prof. em., Universität Bremen

Konrad Lorenz: „KL als scientific persona, „Harnack-Pläncker“ und öffentlicher Wissenschaftsstar in der Zeit des Kalten Krieges bis in die 1970er Jahre“

Visiting Scholar (1 Jun 2014-31 May 2021)

Prof. Dr., Berlin Social Science Center

History of the Max Planck Society

Research Scholar (18 Aug 2014-31 May 2019)

Gender Issues in the Hierarchy of the Max Planck Society, 1948–1998

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Apr 2017-31 Mar 2018)

MA, MPI for European Legal History (Frankfurt/ Main)

Legal History in the MPG (Jurisprudence)

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Research Scholar (1 Jun 2015-31 Dec 2022)

Visiting Scholar (15 Mar 2013-15 May 2018)

PhD, President's Professor of Theoretical Biology and History of Biology, Arizona State University

History of Biology, Computational History of Science, Evolutionary Models of the Dynamics of Knowledge, Complexity Theory

Research Scholar (1 Jan 2018-31 Dec 2019)

Research Scholar

Visiting Scholar (1 Feb 2017-31 May 2018)

PhD

Cosmochemistry and Astroparticle Research in the Max Planck Society

R

Visiting Scholar (1 Oct 2011-31 May 2019)

Dr., Professor, Institute for Science and Technology Studies, University of Bielefeld

History of the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry

S

Visiting Scholar (14 Apr 2018-31 Dec 2018)

Dr., Professor, University of Vienna

„Track I oder Track II Diplomatie? Die Max-Planck-Gesellschaft und ihre internationalen wissenschaftlichen Beziehungen zwischen individuellem Engagement und administrativer Professionalität

Research Scholar (1 Jan 2018-31 Dec 2019)

Research Program Coordinator, Senior Research Scholar (1 Jul 2015-31 May 2019)

Dr.

History of the Max Planck Society

Visiting Scholar (14 Mar 2016-31 Dec 2022)

Dipl. Soz.

Bibliometrics in the History of Science

Research Scholar (1 Feb 2018-31 Jan 2022)

PhD

Visiting Scholar (15 Jan 2018-15 Jul 2018)

Prof. Dr.

Visiting Scholar (16 Jul 2017-15 Jul 2018)

Dr., Full Professor, University of Calgary

Über den Wiederanschluss der neurowissenschaftlichen Forschung in der MPG an die Weltspitze

Research Scholar (1 Aug 2014-31 May 2019)

Dr.

How the Max Planck Society Generated New Knowledge in the Field of Chemistry, Physics, and Materials Science

T

Research Scholar (1 Mar 2017-28 Feb 2019)

Dr. phil.

History of the Behavioral Sciences, Neuroscience and the Cognitive Sciences (BNC) in the Max Planck Society

V

Research Scholar (1 Nov 2014-31 May 2022)

PD Dr.

The History of the Life Sciences in the Max Planck Society: Forms of Knowledge Production and Regulation in a Changing World

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Research Scholar (Since Jan 2000)

Dipl. Phys.

Research IT