Post Doctoral Fellows


Dr. Hilla Lavie

Post Doc Fellow

Hilla Lavie is writing her dissertation at the Minerva Koebner center for German History, the Hebrew University Jerusalem, under the supervision of Prof. Moshe Zimmermann and Prof. Ofer Ashkenazi. The dissertation's title: "Imagining a Jewish State after the Holocaust: Representations of Israel in 1950s-1960s West German Films".


Dr. Felix Petersen

Post Doctoral Fellow
Felix Petersen is a Minerva Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Richard Koebner Center for German History. His PhD ("Democracy, the State and the People: From the Invention of the Democratic State to the Rise of the Contentious Polity") traces the idea-historical construction of democracy as both, form of state organization and practice of citizen politics against the state.