Prof. Dr. Antonia Grunenberg

Curriculum Vitae

2000-

Professorship for Political Science at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg and director of the local "Hannah Arendt Centre" including the archive

1998-2000

Foundation professor "Hannah Arendt" for Political Science of the Foundation of Lower Saxony at Oldenburg university and director of the local "Hannah Arendt Centre" including the archive

1986

Habilitation in political science; rehearsal talk on the subject "Gemeine Systemverbrecher"? - Der Skandal als Medienereignis in der Endphase der Weimarer Republik am Beispiel des Berliner Sklarek-Skandals 1929 ("Common System criminals"? - The scandal as a media event in the final phase of the Weimar Republic in the example of the Berlin Sklarek scandal of 1929 )

1975

Doctorate in philosophy as Dr. phil. with Prof. J. Taubes with a work on the "Correlation of leftism and philosophy of history in the political writings of Georg Lukács 1918-1928" ("Zusammenhang von Linksradikalismus und Geschichtsphilosophie in den politischen Schriften von Georg Lukács 1918-1928")

Curricula:

Political theory and political thinking

History of political ideologies

Political culture

Jewish Studies

Research:

2002-2006 Biography project "Hannah Arendt-Martin Heidegger"
1999 Founding of the Hannah Arendt Centre at the department of Social Science at the CvO-University (Project: Critical edition of the complete works of Hannah Arendt / Kritische Edition Hannah Arendt Sämtliche Werke)
1997 Researcher at the Institute for Advanced Study Berlin
1990-1991 Researcher at the Science Centre North Rhine-Westphalia (Institute for Cultural Studies in Essen)
1988-1991 Project "Tradition and Norm change in the culture of the GDR" (Volkswagen Foundation) / "Tradition und Normenwandel in der Kultur der DDR" (Stiftung Volkswagenwerk)

1986-1988

Project: "Pluralism and autonomy in the culture of the GDR" (Volkswagen Foundation) / "Pluralität und Autonomie in der Kultur der DDR" (Stiftung Volkswagenwerk)

Publishing or editorial work:

2003-

Publisher of the "Hannah Arendt Studies"

1999-

Co-publisher of the Internet-magazine "hannaharendt.net"

Memberships:

Member of the DVPW

2006-

Member of the scientific commission of the Foundation for the Study of the SED Dictatorship

2003- Member in the scientific commision of the Brandenburg memorials
2003- Member in the scientific Advisory Board of the Theodor Heuss House Foundation
2000- Member in the scientific Advisory Board of the "House of History" in Bonn
1998-2003 Member of the Board of Trustees of "Hannah Arendt days Hannover"

1995-

Board member of the "Hannah Arendt Prize for Political Thought"

Other:

2006

Award of the Hannah Arendt Centre as "Selected Location" in the context of the initiative "Germany - Land of Ideas"