Academic Advisory Board

The Academic Advisory Board advises the Institute's Director in academic and strategic matters. For the appointment of Fellows, the Director bases her decisions on the recommendations of the internationally composed body of scholars.


Susan Gal, Mae and Sidney G. Metzl Distinguished Service Professor of Anthropology and Linguistics, University of Chicago


Pál Ács is a senior research fellow at the Institute for Literary Studies of the Research Centre for the Humanities, Hungarian Academy of Sciences; Honorary Professor at the Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest.

Nadia Al-Bagdadi, Director, IAS CEU (ex officio)

Markus Gabriel, University Professor, Chair in Epistemology, Modern and Contemporary Philosophy, University of Bonn

Nikolas JaspertProfessor of Medieval HistoryInstitute of History, Centre for the Study of European History and Culture, Heidelberg University

Jan-Werner Müller, Professor of Politics at the Department of Politics, Princeton University

Ákos Róna-Tas, Professor and Chair of Sociology, University of California, San Diego 

William O'Reilly, University Senior Lecturer in Early Modern History, Associate Director, Centre for History and Economics, University of Cambridge