Universität KonstanzExzellenzcluster: Kulturelle Grundlagen von Integration


The Institute for Advanced Study in Konstanz promotes scientific exchange and the networking of its fellows and guests with partner institutions during their stay in Konstanz.

Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach

The Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marburg and the Institute for Advanced Study in Konstanz maintain an exchange program for the promotion of research in literature and the humanities and for scientific and institutional cooperation.

The program gives fellows and guests of the institute the opportunity to carry out research at the Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marburg for a maximum period of three weeks, in order to get to know the partner institution and to engage in an exchange with their colleagues in the field in Marbach.

Website: www.dla-marbach.de

Postdoctoral fellowships in the humanities at universities and research institutes in Germany.

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Volkswagen Stiftung make annual awards of postdoc fellowships in the humanities at German universities and research institutes.

American postdocs can apply who wish to do research at one of the twelve partner and guests institutions in Germany participating in the program. The fellowships are awarded for between nine and twelve months.

Further information on the program


In the organization of events the Center of Excellence and the Institute for Advanced Study in Konstanz cooperate with the following institutions:

  • Amt für Schulen, Bildung und Wissenschaft der Stadt Konstanz
  • Hegau-Bodensee Seminar
  • Hochschule Konstanz HTWG (University of Applied Science)
  • Kulturbüro der Stadt Konstanz
  • RAUM3
  • Theater Konstanz (particularly the lecture series “Foyer Forschung”)