Working Groups

Working Groups

Working groups bring together graduate students, faculty, postdocs and visiting scholars across disciplines to share their research in European Studies.

Brandenburg Gate, BerlinDer Kreis is the UC Berkeley working group for nineteenth and twentieth century German history and culture. Open to discussions of all historical methodologies, Der Kreis brings together an interdisciplinary group of graduate students, faculty, postdocs and visiting scholars to engage with trends in current historiography and present their own research. For more information, visit the Der Kreis website(link is external).

European ParliamentThe IES European Politics Working Group is designed for graduate students to workshop in-progress papers, proposals, prospectuses, and dissertation chapters with others who share substantive knowledge of European politics. While the group focuses on political topics, it is not limited to political science students. For more information, contact Matthew Stenberg (stenberg@berkeley.edu(link sends e-mail)).