The Institute

The Institute of History consists of the Board of Directors, the Executive Board and its seven departments. Its activities are governed by the organisational regulations of the Institute of History.

Organigramm Historisches Institut, Februar 2024


Mails to the management

Messages concerning the management should be sent exclusively to:

Postal address

Universität Bern
Historisches Institut
Länggassstrasse 49
CH-3012 Bern

Consultation hours

For consultation hours please consult the personal homepage.

Applications to foundations and scholarship applications

Applications to foundations and scholarship applications must be supported by the direct supervisor of the student concerned in accordance with the decision of the Executive Board. In the event that a foundation expressly requests a letter from the Executive Director, a draft written by the supervisor as well as all relevant documents in electronic form ( must be submitted to the Executive Board.

Human Resources

Contact the secretariat of your department for questions regarding HR.