CRiSS – Contemporary Research in Social Sciences

CRiSS is a recurring lecture series organised by the Faculty 02: Social Sciences, Media and Sports of Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz. Members from all of the faculty's disciplines - Communication Science, Educational Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, and Sports Science - present their current research projects and provide an insight into their research activities. The lectures are held in English to also enable an international exchange - with international students as well as visiting researchers.



Everyone interested is cordially invited!


Next CRiSS is scheduled for summer term 2020

Lecture series: Wednesdays 6-8pm, 2 ECTS

Accompanying tutorial with focus on science communication: Wednesdays 4-6pm, 3 ECTS


Course registration:

JGU-students: Please register via JOGU-StINe:
Course catalogue --> Summer Semester 2020 --> Faculty 02 --> Interdisciplinary Courses

If you cannot apply for CRiSS within any regular module of your study Programme (mostly those are called "Zusatzqualifikationen" or someting like that), you can always apply via "Studium Generale".

International students: Please register with the form you get during the InfoDays.





CRiSS-Programme 2019

CRiSS-Programme 2018

CRiSS-Programme 2017