Helmut Dubiel

Born 1946 in Essen, Germany . Since 1992 Professor of Sociology at the "Justus-Liebig-Universitaet "in Giessen, Germany. 1989 - 1997 Director of the "Institut fuer Sozialforschung" in Frankfurt. Doctorate at the University of Bielefeld in April 1973. Habilitation at the University of Bielefeld in April 1978. Fellowships: 1978-1979 ACLS -Visiting Professor at UC Berkeley; 1988-1989 Jean-Fellowship at the European University Institute in Florence; Sept. 1999 - April 2000 Visiting-Professor at UC Berkeley Areas of research: critical theory, political sociology, contemporary European History