Public Lecture: Prof. Jannis Panagiotidis (Osnabrück University Institute for Migration Research and Intercultural Studies): The Unchosen Ones. Diaspora Nation and Migration in Israel and Germany.  Tuesday, January 7th, 2020 12:00-14:00 Senate Hall, Eshkol Tower, 29th Floor, University of Haifa

Research Seminar: Prof. Andreas Kilchner (ETH Zürich): Radical Assimilation: Constantin Brunner, Walther Rathenau, and the German-Jewish answer to Antisemitism. January 7th, 16:00-18:00, Education Building, Room 570, University of Haifa

Research Seminar:  Prof. Ulrich Sieg (Universioty of Marburg, Germany): Power of Will. The World of Elisabeth Förster-Nietzsche. Wednesday, November 27th, 14:00-16:00, Education Building, Room 570, University of Haifa

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International Conference:  The Skepsis and Antipolitics of Gustav Landauer. International Conference for the 100th Anniversary of Gustav Landauer’s death. 

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Public Lecture and Research Seminar with Prof. Olivia Guaraldo, 20.11 2019, 14:00-15;30, 21.11.2019, 10:00-12:30, Education Building Room 570, University of Haifa 

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International Conference: Kafka Today, June 10th, 2019 

Research Seminar: Prof. Thomas Meyer (University of Munich)  “Nature, History, Politics. Leo Strauss and Hannah Arendt on the Problems of Modernity” June 6th, 2019 

International Conference: Europ Day –  Migration in Europe: Past, Present, FutureMigration in Europe: Past, Present, Future

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Research Seminar: Dr. Ulrike Schneider (University of Potsdam), Jewish-German literature in different contexts, Research Semin  March 25th – April 4th, 2019

Research Seminar: Prof. Danny Trom (EHESS, Paris), Towards a Theory of Jewish Political Practice, Research Seminar Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

International Conference: Perspectives on Terrorism and Migration in Germany, Europe and Israel: From Discourse to Policy

Haifa and Jerusalem, 24th-26th March 2019, (March 24th, Ofer Observatory, Floor 30, Eshkol Tower, University of Haifa)


International Week Seminar: 1968 Between East and West, North an South – A Comperative Approach 

December 31th, 2018 – January 4th 2019

Public Lecture: Prof. Gareth Stedman Jones: When did Marx think capitalism would fall? , December 6th, 2018

Public Lecture: Dr. Ralf Balke: The Self-Nazification of the the German Colonies in Palestine.November 6th, 2018, Panel 14:00-16:00, Hecht Auditorium, University of Haifa

Ninth Annual Bucerius Lecture – Keynote Spekaer: Mr. Christian Wulff, the Former German President, May 9th, 2018

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Film Screening – “We are Jews from Breslau”, So. 15.4.2018, Haifa Cinematheque

The 4th Annual Conference of the International Consortiumfor Research on Anti-Semitism and Racism (ICRAR): “The Classification of Humanity: Defining and Dividing Societies in the Modern Era”. November 27th – 28th, 2016 

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September 6th – October 26th 2017

Masada School Exhibition in Prague

July 27th, 2017

“Jewish Holocaust survivors from the prewar first Czechoslovak Republic” – lecture and discussion with Lea Dror-Batalion and Andriy Drach

June 6th, 2017

A toast in honor of Mrs. Sonja Lahnstein-Kandel for earning the honorary degree of a Doctor of Philosophy, Honoris Causa. On this occasion the Bucerius Institute and the Haifa Center for German and Euopean Studies (HCGES) raised with her a toast.


November 20th, 2016

Nationalism and Racism: A Symposium Dedicated to the Publication of Two New Books by Amos Morris-Reich and Stefan Vogt

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October 27th, 2016

Book Presentation: Dr. Anja Siegmund (Ed.): “German and Middle- European Jews in Palestine and Israel. Transfer of Culture, living environments and Identities – Haifa as an Example”

October 12th, 2016

Masada School Exhibition in Ingolstadt, Germany

June 1st – June 3rd 2016

Conference: “A Player and not just a Payer? ”The Work of German Political Foundations abroad with a special focus in Israel and the Palestinian Territories”

March 16th, 2016

Conference: New Gatekeeper in a Globalized World? The Israeli Transparency Bill

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June 12th, 2014

Law Enforcement and Free Speech in the Information Ecosystem

May 26th-28th, 2014

Photographic Imagination: “Influence of Photography on the Imagination by Historians, Historians of Art and Historians of Science”

January 12th-14th, 2014

International Affairs and the Politics of Memory: German-Jewish-Israeli Relations after the Holocaust


November 12th, 2012

Georg Simmel: How is Society Possible?

Published by Hakibbutz Ha-Meuchad pub. house, 2012, editor and introduction: Dr. Amos Morris-Reich.

October 15th-16th, 2012

The 2012 Minerva-Gentner Symposium: The Study of Jewish Biological Difference After 1945

June 27th-28th, 2012

Literature and Hybridity: Literature of the Jeckes

June 21st, 2012

“Denken mit Hermann Cohen” – Judaism as a Question: A Philosophical Revolution in Judaism and a Jewish Revolution in Philosophy?

May 29th, 2012

The Holocaust Survivor Caught between the Juridical and Medical Professions

May 16th, 2012

Intermediary Liability in the Digital Age

January 4th-5th, 2012

Global Memory of the Holocaust? Memories of the Destruction of European Jews in Global Context (II)


November 17th, 2010

German Memorial Landscape of the Holocaust and WWII

October 26th-28th, 2010

Concepts of “Race” in the Humanities

March 21st, 2010

Globalization, Migration, Multiculturalism in Contemporary German-Speaking Literature

January 5th, 2010

Childhood During the Holocaust and After: Germany, Palestine, Poland


December 17th, 2009

The Legal Protection of the State: Offences Against the State

May 7th, 2009

Queer experiences during the Third Reich and the Holocaust

March 28th – 31st, 2009

Looking at Iran: Perspectives on Contemporary Iran and Iranian Culture in Germany and Israel (included cultural events at the Haifa Cinemateque)


January 17th, 2007

Liberalism – a Bold Expression? Reception of Liberalism in the Israeli Intellectual Discourse


December 19th, 2006

Jews and Poles in the Public Space

June 22th, 2006

Fear: Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz

May 21st, 2006

Beyond Enlightenment – Iconic Jews Entrapped in the 20th Century


May 9th, 2005

Encounters: Germans between the Holy and the Lande


December 13th-14th, 2004

Russian Jews in Germany in the 20th and 21st Century

Centre for German-Jewish Studies, University of Sussex, Bucerius Institute, Leo Baeck Institute London

December 19th-20th, 2004

Jews in a Multi-Ethnic Network

June, 4th-5th, 2004

Europe and Israel: What Next?


June 1st, 2003

Migration and Remigration: Jews in Germany after 1945

November 2th-3rd, 2003

Deadly Neighbors

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December 11th-12th, 2003

GIF: German-Jews-Czech: The Case of the Czech Lands


July. 1st-2nd, 2002

Challenging Ethnic Citizenship: German and Israeli Perspectives on Immigration.

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