Board of Advisors

Professor Aleida Assmann

English Literature, University of Constance

Professor Peter Galison

Physics and History of Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

Konstanty Gebert

Author and editor of the Journal Midrasz, Warsaw

Professor Anthony Grafton

History, Princeton University

Professor em. Hermann G. Grimmeiss

Solid State Physics, University of Lund; Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

Professor Carey Harrison

Literature, City University of New York; Author

Professor Stephen Holmes

Law, New York University

Professor Eva Illouz

Sociology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem; École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris

Daniel Kehlmann

Author, Berlin

Professor Philip Kitcher

John Dewey Professor of Philosophy, Columbia University, New York

Ivan Krastev

Political science; Chairman, Centre for Liberal Strategies, Sofia; Permanent Fellow, Institute for Human Sciences, Vienna

Eva Menasse

Author, Berlin

Professor Glenn Most

Greek philology, Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa; Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago

Professor Thomas Naumann

Particle Physics, Deutsches Elektronen-Synchotron DESY, Zeuthen

Dr. Diana Pinto

Historian and author, Paris

Professor Lisa Randall

Theoretical physics and cosmology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

Professor Jens Reich

Molecular Biology, Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin

Professor David Shulman

Indian Studies and Comparative Religion, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Professor Amia Srinivasan

Social and Political Theory, All Souls College, Oxford

Thomas Chatterton Williams

Author, Paris; Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

Professor James Wood

Literature, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.