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Clemens C. Albrecht



Principal Investigator
Project Outreach
Department for Political Sciences and Sociology
Faculty of Arts
University of Bonn


Education and Degrees

1999 Habilitation, Sociology and Political Education, University of Potsdam, Prof. Günter C. Behrmann

1992 Doctorate, Sociology, University of Tübingen, Prof. Friedrich H. Tenbruck

1979-1987 Studies of Sociology, Political Sciences, History, Ethnology, Empirical Cultural Sciences, University of Stuttgart and Tübingen, Magister Artium (Ethnology)

Scientific Career

2016-present W3 Professor for Cultural Sociology, Department for Political Sciences and Sociology, University of Bonn

2002-2016 C3 Professor for General Sociology, University of Koblenz-Landau

2001 Deputy Assistant for Sociology, University of Heidelberg

2000-2001 Guest Professor for Sociology, University of Graz

2000-2001 Scientist in DFG research project, University of Trier

1999-2000 Deputy Professor for Sociology, University of Heidelberg

1993-1999 Scientific Assistant, Institute for Didactics of Political Education / Social Sciences, University of Potsdam

1991-1993 Scientist in the research project “Frankfurter Schule”, University of Tübingen

Honors and Awards

2019 Speaker of the Transdisciplinary Research Area „Individuen, Institutionen und Gesellschaften“, University of Bonn

2015-present Co-Director of the Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study “Law as Culture”, University of Bonn

2011-2012 Member in Expert Commission on Social Integration in the framework of the Future Dialog (‘Zukunftsdialog’) of the German Federal Ministry

2008-present Managing Editor, Sociologia internationalis

2005-2011 Speaker of the Section for Cultural Sociology of the German Society for Sociology

1987-1990 PhD Fellowship of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation