Director: Dr. Angela Ling Huang
Dr. Angela Huang has been Managing Director of the Research Centre for Hanse and Baltic History (FGHO) at the European Hansemuseum since 2017.
She works on different aspects of the history of the Hanse, such as northern European economic history, textile history and comparative urban history.
alhuang [at] fgho.eu
Project Assistance: Vivien Popken
Vivien Popken has been a member of the Research Centre for Hanse and Baltic History (FGHO) since July 2021.
After her BA studies in History and Prehistoric/Historic Archaeology at the University of Kiel, she finished her MA studies at the University of Greifswald in early 2022. In Greifswald, she worked as a student assistant to Prof. Dr. Christine Krüger and Prof. Dr. Michael North. Her master thesis looked into the home towns of skippers during the 16th and 17th century, using the Sound Toll Registers.
At the FGHO, she is in charge of the Citizen Science project »Read.Hanse.Sources!«. She is also involved in the project »Low German Urban Diets« in the field of digital text analysis.
Research Assistant: Inga Lange
Inga Lange has been working at the Research Centre for Hanse and Baltic History (FGHO) since July 2023.
She studied history at the University of Bremen with a focus on North German shipping and trading history of the early modern period. During her studies, she worked as a student assistant in the project »Between the North Sea and the Norwegian Sea. Interdisciplinary Studies on the Hanseatic League«. At FGHO, she is in charge of the project »The Flow«.
Research Assistance: Kathrin Hüing
Kathrin Hüing has been working at the FGHO as a project assistant in the »Guter Stoff« project since September 2021.
She studied in Dortmund and Münster, focusing on the cultural anthropology of textiles and research on museums. Kathrin Hüing wrote her master's thesis on online offerings from museums. Today she is active in the Netzwerk Mode Textil and continues to be interested in museological educational work..
khueing [at] fgho.eu
Assistance: Judith Neubauer
Judith Neubauer has been working at the FGHO since April 2023.
She has studied History at the University of Bremen and focused on the history of the North and Baltic Sea region in the middle ages.
At the Research Centre she is organising the annual public lectures on the topics trade, money and politics ("Handel, Geld und Politik").
Former Director: Prof. Dr. Rolf Hammel-Kiesow
Prof. Dr. Rolf Hammel-Kiesow was Director of the Research Centre for Hanse and Baltic History from 1993 until 2016.
Furthermore he worked on the content and concepts for the European Hansemuseum since 2000 and was the chief scientist for the museum up until his retirement in June 2016.
Maria Krell - Research Assistance from 01/10/2020 to 30/09/2021
Nathalie Rudolph - Assistance from 01/12/2019 to 30/09/2021
Ole Meiners - Research Assistance from 01/10/2018 to 31/12/2020
Friederike Holst - Assistance from 01/10/2017 to 31/12/2019
Julia Jäschke - Research Assistance from 01/11/2017 to 31/07/2018