Faculty and Guest Faculty

Faculty

EWA ATANASSOW - Bulgaria/Poland
PhD from the Committee on Social Thought
The University of Chicago

BASTIAN BECKER - Germany
PhD in Political Science (defense June 2017) 
Central European University 

FLORIAN BECKER - Germany
PhD in German literature
Princeton University

MARTIN BINDER - Germany
Habilitation in Economics
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

KERRY BYSTROM - USA
PhD in English 
Princeton University

TRACY COLONY - USA
PhD in Philosophy
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

MARION DETJEN - Germany
PhD in History
Freie Universität Berlin

BEATRICE FARKAS - Romania
PhD in Economics
Louisiana State University

JAMES HARKER - USA
PhD in Rhetoric
University of California, Berkeley

DAVID HAYES - USA
PhD from the Committee on Social Thought
The University of Chicago

MATTHIAS HURST - Germany
Habilitation in Literature and Film Studies
Heidelberg Universität

GEOFF LEHMAN - USA
PhD in Art History
Columbia University

AGATA LISIAK - Poland
PhD in Media and Communication Studies
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

BRUNO MACAES - Portugal
PhD in Political Theory
Harvard University
On leave 2017/2018

KATALIN MAKKAI - Canada
PhD in Philosophy
Harvard University

LAURA SCURIATTI - Italy
PhD in English Literature
University of Reading

AYA SOIKA - Germany
PhD in Art History
University of Cambridge

ELENA B. STAVREVSKA - Macedonia
PhD in Political Science
Central European University

CATHERINE TOAL - Ireland
PhD in English and American Literature
Harvard University

JOHN VON BERGEN - USA
BFA Degree with Honors
School of Visual Arts, NYC 

DOROTHEA VON HANTELMANN - Germany
PhD in Art History
Freie Universität Berlin

BORIS VORMANN - Germany
PhD in Political Science 
Freie Universität Berlin

ULRIKE WAGNER - Germany
PhD in German and Comparative Literature
Columbia University

ISRAEL WAICHMAN - Israel
PhD in Economics
Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel

MICHAEL WEINMAN - USA
PhD in Philosophy
The New School for Social Research

Guest faculty

HEBA AMIN - Egypt
MFA
University of Minnesota

STEFANIA ANIMENTO - Italy
MA in Social Sciences
Humboldt University, Berlin

DAN BELASCO ROGERS (PLAN B) - United Kingdom
BA in Three Dimensional Design (Theatre)
Nottingham Trent University

WULF WALTER BÖTTGER - Germany
Diploma in Architecture / Dipl.-Ing. Arch.
Technische Universität Berlin

EVA BURGHARDT - Germany
MA in Theater
Hochschule der Künste Bern

JEFFREY CHAMPLIN - USA
PhD in German Studies
New York University

IRWIN COLLIER - USA
PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

JENNY DIRKSEN – Germany
MA in Art History
The University of Cologne

TOM DRURY - USA
MA in English/Creative Writing
Brown University

FLORIAN DUIJSENS - Netherlands
MA in Arts and Science; Liberal Studies
Maastricht University; The New School for Social Research

CONSTANZE EICHLER - Germany
MA in Middle East Studies and German as a Foreign Language
The University of Leipzig

WALID EL-HOURI - Lebanon
PhD in Media Studies
University of Amsterdam

CASSANDRA ELLERBE - USA
PhD in Anthropology / Comparative Cultural Studies
Universiteit Gent

ARIANE FABER - Germany
MA in North American Studies and Theater Studies
Freie Universität Berlin

PAUL FESTA - USA
Advanced Certificate
The Juilliard School

RICHARD FRATER - New Zealand
MFA
Glasgow School of Art

RODOLFO GARAU - Italy
PhD in Philosophy
Università degli Studi di Torino

APRIL GERTLER - USA
MFA in Photography
Bard College

ASSAF GRUBER - Israel
M.F.A. École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-arts, Paris

ULRIKE HARNISCH - Germany
MA in English and American Literature
Technische Universität Berlin 

JULIA HART - USA
BA in German Literature and Theater Studies, Yale University
BA in Theater Directing, Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Hamburg 

JOHN KLECKNER - USA
BFA in Painting
University of Iowa

REGINA KNAPP - Germany
PhD in Anthropology
Australian National University, Canberra

SERGEY LAGODINSKY - Russia/Germany
PhD in Law
Humboldt University, Berlin

PETER LAKI - Hungary
PhD in Music
University of Pennsylvania

IAN LAWSON - New Zealand
PhD in the History and Philosophy of Science
University of Sydney

TIMO LOCHOCKI - Germany
PhD in Comparative Politics
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

ANA MARÍA GÓMEZ LÓPEZ - Colombia/USA
MFA
Yale University

SUSANNE MÄRTENS - Germany
PhD in Art History
Freie Universität Berlin

SERAPHINE MAERZ - Germany
PhD in Political Science
Central European University

STEFANIA MAFFEIS - Italy
Habilitation in Philosophy
Freie Universität Berlin

DAFNA MAIMON - Finland/Israel
MFA
The Sandberg Institute 

ALEX MARTINIS ROE - Australia
PhD in Fine Arts
Monash University, Australia

EVA MEYER-KELLER - Germany
Dance and Choreography
Amsterdam School for New Development (SNDO)

SOPHIA NEW (PLAN B) - United Kingdom
MA in Feminist Performance
Bristol University 

DINA RAMADAN - Egypt
PhD in Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies
Columbia University

DOROTHEA SCHÖNE - Germany
PhD in Art History
University of Hamburg

ARIANE SIMARD - Germany/USA
MFA in Creative Writing, Fiction
University of California, Irvine

AGATHA SIWALE - Zambia
MSc in Applied Development Studies
University of Reading, UK

HANS STAUFFACHER - Switzerland/Germany
MA in Philosophy
Freie Universität Berlin

KATHY-ANN TAN - Germany
Habilitation in North American Literatures and Cultures
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin / Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen   

MAGDALENA TAUBE - Germany
MA in German Literature and British / North American Studies
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

DAVID C. TERRY - USA
MFA in Sculpture
University of Pennsylvania

NINA TOLKSDORF - Germany
PhD in German Literature
Johns Hopkins University

AARON TUGENDHAFT
PhD in Hebrew and Judaic Studies
New York University

JAN VÖLKER - Germany
PhD in Philosophy
Universität Potsdam

ANTONIA VON TROTT - Germany
MA in Linguistics
University of Vienna

ANDREAS MARTIN WIDMANN - Germany
PhD in German Literature
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität, Mainz

CAROLINE WOLF - Germany
Diploma in Architecture / Dipl.-Ing. 
Technische Universität Berlin

Research Associate

JOSHUA DUBLER - USA
PhD in Religion
Princeton University

Faculty Cooperation Partners

Each year, Bard College Berlin runs courses in cooperation with other institutes and universities. During the academic year 2016-2017, the following colleagues teach Bard College Berlin students within the framework of a cooperation arrangement that facilitates the integration of liberal arts education and academic research in the Berlin university context. Cooperation partners of Bard College Berlin in teaching and research include: The Technical University Berlin, the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, ZZF Potsdam, and the Institute for Cultural Inquiry. 

ANDREA MEYER - Germany
PhD in Art History (Freie Universität Berlin)
Technische Universität Berlin

ELAINE LEONG
DPhil in Modern History (University of Oxford)
The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science 

DANIEL REEVE
DPhil in medieval English literature (University of Oxford) 
The ICI Berlin Institute for Cultural Inquiry