Date: July 6, 2013, 13:00
Venue: University of Wrocław, Aula Leopoldina, pl. Uniwersytecki 1
University of Wrocław, University of Koblenz- Landau, Université Libre de Bruxelles, University of Bucharest, Babes-Bolyai University and Academia Europaea Knowledge Hub – Wrocław invite to a public lecture by Klaus von Beyme on Transformations of politics and economics in Eastern Europe – evidences from empirical data 2000-2012.
Klaus Gustav Heinrich von Beyme is Professor of Political Science Emeritus at the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences of the University of Heidelberg.
Beyme then became a Full Professor at the Eberhard Karl University in Tübingen (1967–1973) and in 1971 was also Rector of this University for a short time. In 1972, he was appointed to the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. D uring the period from 1973 to 1975, he was President of the German Society for Political Science.
Finally, from 1974 to 1999, Beyme was a Full Professor and Head of the Department of Political Science at the University of Heidelberg. From 1982 to 1985, he was President of the International Political Science Association, from 1983 to 1990 a member of the Research Council at the European University Institute in Florence, in 1985 Visiting Professor at the École des Sciences Politiques in Paris, in 1979 Visiting Professor at Stanford University (California), and in 1987 and the years following, he was a Member of the Academia Europaea. In 1989, he was a Visiting Professor at the University of Melbourne, in Australia. From 1990 to 1993, he was a Member of the Board of the Commission for Research into Social and Political Changes in the New Federal States. Since 1999, Beyme has been Emeritus Professor.
Full video of the lecture is now available here.