Dr Martin Jander is an instructor at the Freie Universität Berlin. He specialises in West-German and East-German politics in the 1970s and 1980s. Since 2001, Dr Jander has worked as author and journalist in Berlin and teaches German and European history in the Berlin programs of New York University and Stanford University, and carried our research German left-wing terrorism in a project of the Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung.
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