Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kaschuba

Head of the Department "Integration, Social Networks and Cultural Lifestyles"

1982 PhD, 1987 State Doctorate

Since 1992 Professor for European Ethnology at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Executive Director of the Institute for European Ethnology

Since 2004 Member of the transatlantic DFG-Graduate Research Program Berlin – New York – Toronto

Since 2011 Member auf the Academic Advisory Board of the Forum für interkulturellen Dialog

Since 2012 Member of the German UNESCO-Committee e.V.

Since 2012 Executive Director of the Georg Simmel Centre for Metropolitan Studies

Since 2012 Member of the Jury German-Turkish Cultural Olympics

Since 2012 Member of the Academic Advisory Board of the Stiftung Stadtmuseum Berlin

Since 2013 Member of the Committee of Experts for Intangible Cultural Heritage of the UNESCO

Everyday life and Culture of the European Modern Age, national and ethnic identities, Urban and Metropolitan Studies

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kaschuba


Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Institut für Europäische Ethnologie

Mohrenstraße 40/41

10117 Berlin


Fon: +49 (0)30 2093-46255