Social Research in a Transforming World: Transatlantic Conversations Day 2

8:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The New School for Social Research & The Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) Presents: A conference honoring 50 years of German Theodor Heuss Professors at The New School Day 2

9:00-10:30 a.m. Memory and the Social
Moderator: Iddo Tavory, Assistant Professor of Sociology, The New School for Social Research

  • William Hirst, Professor of Psychology, The New School for Social Research
  • Claus Offe, Chair and Professor Political Sociology, Hertie School of Governance
  • Jessica Pisano, Associate Professor of Politics, The New School for Social Research
  • Robin Wagner-Pacifici, Chair and Professor of Sociology, The New School for Social Research
  • Bernd Weisbrod, Professor Emeritus, Modern European History, Göttingen University


10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Helping or Harming? Social Research and Intervention
Moderator: Timothy Pachirat, Assistant Professor of Politics, The New School for Social Research

  • Wendy D’Andrea, Assistant Professor of Psychology, The New School for Social Research
  • Dieter Frey, Professor of Social Psychology, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität
  • Nicolas Langlitz, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, The New School for Social Research
  • Stefan Mittnik, Chair of Financial Econometrics and Director of Center for Quantitative Risk Analysis, University of Munich


2:30-4:15 p.m. What Should Social Research Contribute?
Moderator: David Van Zandt, President, The New School

  • Klaus Fiedler, Chair in Social Psychology, University of Heidelberg
  • Teresa Ghilarducci, Bernard L. and Irene Schwartz Chair in Economic Policy Analysis and Director of the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA), The New School for Social Research
  • Ira Katznelson, Ruggles Professor of Political Science and History, Columbia University
  • James Miller, Professor of Politics and Liberal Studies, The New School for Social Research

4:15 p.m. Closing Remarks
4:30 p.m. Reception

For full conference schedule view here

Location:

Wollman Hall, Eugene Lang Building, 65 West 11th Street, 5th floor (enter at 66 West 12th Street)

Admission:
Free; seating is limited; reservations required by emailing

Email: RSVP at salass@newschool.edu



 
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