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Prof. Dr. Sabine Reh

  Reh Direktor/-in


Research Library for the History of Education

Warschauer Straße 34-38
10243 Berlin

+49 (0)30-293360-661



Curriculum Vitae

Current / Key activities and fields of research

  • Research on educational history, particularly cultural and social history of pedagogical institutions, professions and discourses
  • Institutions and knowledge practices in the pedagogical field after 1945
  • History of (subject) instruction
  • Ethnography of pedagogical practices and orders
  • Theory and methodology of historical and reconstructive–hermeneutical educational research, eHumanities

Positions and board memberships 

  • Member of the Chamber for Education, Children and Youth of the EKD (Protestant Church of Germany) (since 2016)
  • Deputy chairperson of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Georg Eckert Institute of International Textbook Research (GEI) (since 2015)
  • Member of the External Avisory Board of "Centrum für Lehrerbildung und Bildungsforschung (CeLeB)" (Centre for Teacher Training and Educational Research) at the University of Hildesheim (since 2015)
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the "Deutschen Comenius Gesellschaft" (since 2015)
  • Co-editor of the journal “Zeitschrift für Pädagogik“ (since 02/2012)
  • Co-editor of the journal “Zeitschrift für interpretative Schul- und Unterrichtsforschung“ (since 2011)
  • Member of the Executive Board of the DGfE - German Educational Research Association, 2010 - 2016 (vice chair 2012 - 2013, chair 2013 - 2014)
  • Jury member of the Landeslehrpreis (i.e state teaching award), Pedagogical Universities (Pädagogische Hochschulen) in Baden-Wuerttemberg (since 2007)
  • Member of the Jury for the DGfE Junior Researchers Prize (2006 - 2008)
  • Member of the Pedagogical Council of the School Trust, Protestant Church Berlin-Brandenburg-Schlesische Oberlausitz
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Berlin-Brandenburg Institute for School Quality Improvement (ISQ)
  • Member of the Advisory Board of the journal  "Die Deutsche Schule" (DDS)“
  • Member of several committees appointing professorships, at TU Berlin and other universities (e.g. University of Potsdam, University of Lüneburg, Pedagogical University Freiburg, University of Göttingen)
  • Member of several committees in the accreditation procedure 


last modified Sep 20, 2017