Our faculty members carry out cutting-edge research on topics like combatting corruption, the impact of social enterprise, or mitigating climate change. Together with postdoctoral researchers, research associates and doctoral students, they address questions that cut across disciplines and straddle regional and sectoral boundaries.
Search our directory of faculty and researchers to find who's working on topics that interest you, or explore our research directory to find projects, centres, clusters and contract research. You can also explore our themes to find all related content - stories, events, projects, courses and more - on a specific topic such as democracy and elections, security and development, international law or public administration. In our publications directory, you'll find our faculty and researchers' academic publications.
Our research structure at a glance:
Cross-faculty research project
The Hertie School of Governance's research agenda is strengthened by its strong network of research partners, including:
Centre for Social Investment, University of Heidelberg
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Free University of Berlin
Humboldt University, Berlin
Social Science Research Centre Berlin (WZB Berlin)