Moritz holds a bachelor’s degree in political and administrative science from the University of Constance as well as a master’s degree in contemporary history obtained at the University of Potsdam. His specialisation is in liberal thought and it’s enemies. For his master’s degree, Moritz analysed the Berlin division of the NPD, an ultra right-wing party, during the 1960s and 1970s. While in his master’s programme, Moritz was part of an interdisciplinary working group on the history of right wing extremism. Additionally, Moritz worked for HIIG as well as the Centre for Contemporary History (ZZF) in Potsdam.
At HIIG, Moritz used to be a student assistant and an editor for for encore as well as Portraitreihe Jung. Digital. Engagiert. Currently, he is a researcher in the OrA project as well as a part of HIIG’s communications team.
Researcher: Knowledge & Society | Press & Communication