Research, education and outreach: 1995-2015
ZEI was founded in 1995 as part of the Bonn-Berlin-arrangement. Until now, more than 700 research projects were conducted by all together 500 researchers and staff members. The results of ZEI research can be found in more than 600 own publications of the institute and in innumerable external publications. More than 200 international visiting scholars have spent time at ZEI, whose directors have supervised more than 100 dissertations and “habilitationen”. ZEI’s “Master of European Studies” has been successfully concluded by almost 500 fellows since 1998. ZEI alumni come from more than 60 countries around the world, where they have embarked on impressive careers in academia, public service and the private sector. A brochure in German with an overview of the main results of ZEI’s work during the first twenty years of its existence can be downloaded here.