Eastern Europe Department

Contact

Head of Department
Olaf Hamann ☏ + 49 30 266 435600
Deputy Head
Ulrike Meyer-Plieske ☏ + 49 30 266 435700

Office
Kristin Hofmeister ☏ + 49 30 266 435601
Fax: + 49 30 266 335601

Inquiries and Information Desk

Eastern Europe Reading Room
Eastern Europe Department ☏ + 49 30 266 435777

Subject Specialists

Regional responsibilities for languages, literature, folklore, history and regional studies

Russia (language and literature, folklore), Hungary
Sabine Kaiser ☏ + 49 30 266 435630
Russia (history and regional studies), Greece
Olaf Hamann ☏ + 49 30 266 435600

Poland, Belarus
Dr. Vladimir Neumann ☏ + 49 30 266 435640

Eastern Europe (general), Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine, Sorbian, Polabian, Rusyn
Vaclav Zeman ☏ + 49 30 266 435620

South Eastern Europe (South Slavic linguistic area, Albania and Romania)
Ivo Ulrich ☏ + 49 30 266 435610

Baltic States, Estonia, Finland, Finno-Ugric languages (except Hungarian)
Ulrike Meyer-Plieske ☏ + 49 30 266 435700

Inquiries to the Eastern Europe Department