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Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg – Institute for Advanced Study (HWK)
Institute for Advanced Study

Lehmkuhlenbusch 4
27753 Delmenhorst

Tel:    +49 4221 9160-100
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Rector: Prof. Dr. Kerstin Schill

Gemeinnützige Stiftung bürgerlichen Rechts/Non-profit foundation under civil law Stiftungsvorstand/Chairman (Rektor/Rector): Prof. Dr. Kerstin Schill

Vorsitzende des Stiftungsrats/Chairperson of the Foundation Board : Prof. Dr. Eva Quante-Brandt, Senatorin für Bildung und Wissenschaft der Freien Hansestadt Bremen

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Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg (HWK)
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