Think tank

Forschungsstelle Osteuropa

Research Centre for East European Studies ‒ FSO

Bremen, Germany

The Research Centre for East European Studies (Forschungsstelle Osteuropa – FSO) is an independent research institute attached to the University of Bremen. It is funded jointly by the Standing Conference of the Ministers of Education and Cultural Affairs and the State of Bremen. Founded during the Cold War in 1982, the FSO today combines two goals: the (re)examination of societies and cultures in the Eastern Bloc and the analysis of contemporary developments in the post-Soviet region.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.forschungsstelle.uni-bremen.de

Address:
Forschungsstelle Osteuropa an der Universität Bremen Osteuropa-Gebäude Klagenfurter Straße 3 28359 Bremen

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Eastern Europe
Operating languages
Czech , English , German , Polish , Russian

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1982
Age (years)
Forschungsstelle Osteuropa
 39
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: University of Bremen
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Dr. Susanne Schattenberg
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2018): Prof. Dr. Susanne Schattenberg
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2017): Prof. Dr. Susanne Schattenberg
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2019
Forschungsstelle Osteuropa
 8
Germany average
 76
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Forschungsstelle Osteuropa
46% 
Germany average
47% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Forschungsstelle Osteuropa
41% 
Germany average
41% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Forschungsstelle Osteuropa
 1,545
Germany average
 17,485
Global average
 24,405

Data notes

Last updated: 30/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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