Announcement of the Ernst-Otto-Czempiel Award for Peace Research

Nominations and self-nominations are possible until July 15, 2008

The Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF) invites submissions for the Ernst-Otto-Czempiel Award for peace research. The award, in honour of the former director of PRIF, is endowed with 5,000.- euros and will be given for the best postdoctoral monograph published in the field of peace research in 2006 or 2007. Ph.D. theses and books by authors of the age of 45 or older at the date of publication are excluded.


Nominations and self-nominations are possible. Every nomination should contain the name, full address and e-mail address of the author and the title of the book. In the case of self-nomination, the application should in addition contain a CV, a list of publications, and a copy of the book.


The nomination deadline is July 15, 2008.


The winner will be selected by a jury consisting of Prof. Dr Eva Senghaas-Knobloch, Prof. Dr Dirk Messner and Prof. Dr Harald Müller. The award ceremony will take place during PRIF’s annual conference, October 10/11, 2008, in Frankfurt/Germany.


Please send nominations and self-nominations to:


Peace Research Institute Frankfurt

Attn. Prof. Dr Harald Mueller


Leimenrode 29

60322 Frankfurt



Electronic submissions can be sent via e-mail to:

Susanne Borchert and

Prof. Dr Harald Mueller