Thomas Wegener Friis

ph.d.

  • Campusvej 55

    5230 Odense M

    Denmark

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Current positions:
- Head of the Center for Cold War Studies, University of Southern Denmark
- Associate Professor at the University of Southern Denmark
- Guest Researcher (Winter 20/21) at  Danish  Central Library for Southern Slesvig
- Board member of the International Intelligence History Association
- Member of the Editorial Board of the journal National Security and the Future
- Member of the scientific advisory board for the Danish  Central Library for Southern Slesvig
- Regional Editor for Northern and Central Europe of Intelligence, Security and Public Affairs
- Member of the Scientific Council of the Journal Aparat Represji w Polsche Ludowej 1944-1989, Poland
- Member of the advisory board of the Border museum Grenzhus, Germany.
- Member of Advisory board of Ludwig-Boltmann-Institut für Kriegsfolgenforschungs publication series (Oldenbourg, Leykam), Austria
- Board member of the Baltic Intelligence and Security Studies Association
- Member of the advisory board of the Research Institute of European and American Studies, Athens
- Member of the advisory board for Jahrbuch für historische Kommunismusforschung
- Member of the Scientific Committee of Zagreb Security Forum
-  Member of the editorial board for the contemporary historical journal, Arbejderhistorie.
- Member of the Scientific Board “Bridging the Baltic”
- Member of the Members Council of Heinrich Böll Stiftung, Schleswig-Holstein 

Past guest professor/researcher at:
- Bundeswehr Center for Military History and Social Sciences, Potsdam, Germany
- Institute of History, University Uppsala, Sweden
- Institute for National Remembrance, Warsaw, Poland
- Institute of Political Studies, Bar Ilan University, Israel
- Institute of History, Christian-Albrecht-University Kiel, Germany
- Institute of History, University of Greifswald, Germany

Research areas

- Intelligence history

- Foreign Policy

- Military history

- Eastern Europe during Communism

-German Contemporary history

-The German-Danish borderlands

- GDR

- Polen

- Denmark during the Cold War

- Communism in Denmark

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