The Forschungszentrum Europa is the organisational coalition of research associations and research initiatives that deal with the central theme “Europe: Structures of Long Term and Present Problems”. In the FZE, humanities scholars and social scientists from more than ten disciplines work together in projects or project networks of different sizes. These groups are autonomous and have their own research funds.


Our Board of Directors

The research centre is conducted by a board of directors appointed by the senate of Trier University. The following scientists are currently members of the board:



The managing director is Prof. Dr. Lukas Clemens, Professor of Medieval History/Historical Auxiliary Sciences at the Trier University.



Our Organisational Team