DFG Research Projects

The Obama Institute for Transnational American Studies conducts numerous research projects funded by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft–DFG). Our staff has been successful in receiving funding offered in the following DFG programs: individual grants program, the program of international scientific networks for young researchers, research fellowships to promote highly qualified young researchers, interdisciplinary research units, and interdisciplinary research training groups to promote young researchers.

DFG research projects currently conducted at the institute are:

In the context of our research fields we aim to create international networks of young as well as senior researchers and to strengthen the ties to the international research community.