Assoziierter Doktorand


Alex Konrad

Centre for Contemporary History
Am Neuen Markt 1
14467 Potsdam

Office: Am Neuen Markt 1, room 0.13

Email: konrad [at]


since May 2016

Associated Doctoral Candidate at The Centre for Contemporary History (ZZF)


since 2015

PhD thesis on „The Making of the Islamic Fundamentalist – The German Perception of the Muslim World from 1970s to 1990s“ (working title).

  • Supervised by Prof. Dr. Frank Bösch and Prof. Dr. Kai Hafez (University of Erfurt)

  • Scholarship by Friedrich Ebert Foundation



Two semesters overseas at Universidad Complutense Madrid and research trip to Buenos Aires



M.A. History of the Transatlantic Region at University of Hamburg



Internships and research trips at research and other public institutions in Karlsruhe, Berlin, Munich, Hamburg and Washington, D.C.



B.A. European Culture and History of Ideas and Applied Science of Culture


  • Associated PhD project
    The PhD thesis concerns the perception of the Muslim world prevalent in West Germany from the 1970s to the 1990s. Beginning with an analysis of the oriental narratives about the Muslim world in the 1970s, the central part deals with the perception of... » zum Projekt