The Doctoral School of Historical and Cultural Studies, founded in 2020, is one of the largest Doctoral Schools at the University of Vienna. Its doctoral program intends to provide a cutting-edge scientific training for doctoral candidates in all fields of historical and cultural studies. The DSHCS aims at attracting excellent students from all over the world and guides them them towards research at the forefront of historical and cultural studies in a vibrant and dynamic community in the heart of Europe. 

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In episode 6 of our podcast Doctor it!, Angelina Illes, Martin Pokorny and Aayu KC. explore the feeling of stuckness and share their experiences with...

Award | Fellowship

for Science & Arts 2022 for their dissertation projects!

Award | Fellowship

of the Historical Society of Japan for his article "The Ukrainian Question in Revolutionary Russia and the Cossack Hetmanate: Autonomy by Gone and...


How to dress up for the gods? What to wear at the palace? Fritz Blakolmer guides us through the exhibition on fashion from Bronze Age Greece.


Mens sana in corpore sano - wir freuen, dass es jetzt einen Running Club an der DSHCS gibt!


All PhD candidates who are interested in the history of the late Habsburg Empire (1848-1918) are welcome to join!

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