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Jan-Werner Muller

Department/Program(s):
    Position: Permanent Princeton Faculty
    Title: Associate Professor of Politics
    Office: 234 Corwin Hall
    Phone: 609-258-2367



    Jan-Werner Mueller's research interests include the history of modern political thought, liberalism and its critics, nationalism, and the normative dimensions of European integration. He is the author of A Dangerous Mind: Carl Schmitt in Post-War European Thought (Yale University Press, 2003; German and Chinese translations forthcoming) and Another Country: German Intellectuals, Unification and National Identity (Yale University Press, 2000). In addition, he has edited German Ideologies since 1945: Studies in the Political Thought and Culture of the Bonn Republic (Palgrave, 2003) and Memory and Power in Post-War Europe: Studies in the Presence of the Past (Cambridge UP, 2002). His book Constitutional Patriotism is forthcoming from Princeton University Press. Mueller has been a Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study, Budapest, a Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University and a Prize Fellow at All Souls College, Oxford; he has also been a visiting professor at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris. He serves on the editorial boards of the European Journal of Political Theory, the Journal of Contemporary History, and Raison Publique: Revue Internationale de Philosophie Pratique et Appliquée. D.Phil., Oxford University