Research Centre Global Dynamics | ReCentGlobe


Welcome to the ReCentGlobe

The Leipzig Research Centre Global Dynamics is a central institution of Leipzig University. ReCentGlobe is a broad interdisciplinary cooperation dedicated to the study of globalisation projects in the past and present. More than 200 staff members work at the centre.

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The research centre was established in January 2020. Find out more here.

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Our centre conducts basic research on historical and contemporary globalisation projects. It offers practitioners and policy-makers a wide range of knowledge and advice on how to deal with social crises.

Im Vordergrund ist ein Mann von hinten zu sehen, der vor einem Rednerpult steht und einen Vortrag hält. Im unscharfen Hintergrund sitzen Zuschauer auf rot gepolsterten Stühlen.


Research at ReCentGlobe follows the insight that globalisation as a subject is too big to be comprehensively understood by one discipline alone. Therefore, we cooperate in an extensive network across disciplines and countries.

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Graduate School

Graduate School Global & Area Studies | GSGAS

The Graduate School Global and Area Studies is dedicated to the education and continuous training of young scholars.

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In order to promote interdisciplinary cooperation, ReCentGlobe provides its research areas with an infrastructure that can be shared by all. The infrastructure is grouped in three labs for transregional cooperation, digital methods and knowledge transfer.


ReCentGlobe publishes books, journals and e-journals for the general public.

Bücherregal mit Publikationen des SFB 1199


Here you find an overview of the latest ReCentGlobe publications.

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How to Contact and Find Us

The ReCentGlobe office is located in the heart of Leipzig in the Strohsackpassage between Nikolaistraße and Ritterstraße. From the main railway station or Augustusplatz you can reach us on foot in a few minutes.

Roter Briefkasten vor einer Hauswand

In our Bulletin & Newsletter...

... we inform you about current events, projects and publications of the Research Centre. Send us an e-mail to with the subject "Registration NL" and we will be happy to add you to our mailing

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Leipzig Research Centre Global Dynamics (ReCentGlobe)

Nikolaistr. 6-10
04109 Leipzig