Faculty and Guest Faculty

Faculty

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

FLORIAN BECKER - Germany
PhD in German literature
Princeton University

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

ANDREAS BLANK - Germany
Habilitation in Philosophy
Universität Paderborn

KERRY BYSTROM - USA
PhD in English 
Princeton University

TRACY COLONY - USA
PhD in Philosophy
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

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

BRUNO MACAES - Portugal
PhD in Political Theory
Harvard University
On leave 2016/2017

KATALIN MAKKAI - Canada
PhD in Philosophy
Harvard University

ADINA MARICUT - Romania
PhD in Political Science
Central European University, Budapest

LAURA SCURIATTI - Italy
PhD in English Literature
University of Reading

AYA SOIKA - Germany
PhD in Art History
University of Cambridge

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

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

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

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

MICHAEL WEINMAN - USA
PhD in Philosophy
The New School for Social Research
On leave 2016/2017

Guest faculty

HEBA AMIN - Egypt
MFA
University of Minnesota

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

DEVILLE COHEN - Israel
MFA
Milton Avery School of the Arts, Bard College Annandale 

PEPETUAL MFORBE CHIANGONG - Cameroon 
PhD in Theater Studies
University of Bayreuth

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

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

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

MARIUS FAHRNER - Germany
MSc in Mathematics
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

PAUL FESTA - USA
Advanced Certificate
The Juilliard School

APRIL GERTLER - USA
MFA in Photography
Bard College

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

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

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

ANA MARÍA GÓMEZ LÓPEZ - Colombia/USA
MFA
Yale University

DAFNA MAIMON - Finland/Israel
MFA
The Sandberg Institute

PIA MARAIS - South Africa
Diploma Filmmaking / Directing
Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie, Berlin

ELIZABETH MERRILL - USA
PhD in History of Art and Architecture 
University of Virginia

MICHAELA NOCKER - Austria
MA in German Literature and Language
Karl Franzens University Graz

SINZIANA PALTINEANU - Romania
PhD in the Comparative History of Central, Southeastern and Eastern Europe
Central European University, Budapest 

MARTIN ROSEFELDT - Germany
Internationale Filmschule Köln

TAIYE SELASI - USA/Ghana
MPhil in International Relations
Nuffield College Oxford 

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

MAREIKE STOLL - Germany
PhD in German Studies
Princeton University

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

JAN VÖLKER - Germany
PhD in Philosophy
Universität Potsdam

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

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

Instructional staff

CLAUDIA JENNINGS - Germany
Choir Director

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. 

MARIA AVXENTEVSKAYA - Russia
PhD, Freie Universität Berlin
The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

MARION DETJEN - Germany
PhD in History (Freie Universität Berlin)
Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung, Potsdam

SEBASTIAN FELTEN - Germany
PhD in History (King's College London)
The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

RODOLFO GARAU - Italy
Phd in Philosophy (Università degli Studi di Torino)
The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

CLARE GRIFFIN - UK
PhD in the History of Science (University College London)
The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

IAN LAWSON - New Zealand
PhD in the History and Philosophy of Science (University of Sydney)
The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

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

JAYA REMOND - France
PhD in the History of Science (Harvard University)
The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science