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Dr. des. Andrea Kirchner

Editing and Publications

Andrea Kirchner has been a Research Associate at the Fritz Bauer Institute since 2020. She is responsible for the Institute’s publications.

She studied medieval and modern history, sociology, and psychology at the University of Leipzig. From 2013 to 2018, she was a Visiting Scholar at the Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. In 2021, she completed her doctorate with a biographical study on the Zionist activist and diplomat Richard Lichtheim.


  • »Wie Noah auf dem Berg Ararat – Richard Lichtheim in Genf, 1939–1946«, in: Jörg Osterloh, Katharina Rauschenberger (Eds.), Der Holocaust. Neue Studien zu Tathergängen, Reaktionen und Aufarbeitungen, Frankfurt am Main, New York 2017, pp. 41–59
  • »Ein vergessenes Kapitel jüdischer Diplomatie. Richard Lichtheim in den Botschaften Konstantinopels (1913–1917)«, in: Naharaim 9 (2015) 1–2, pp. 128–150.
Dr. des. Andrea Kirchner

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