Prof. Hartmut Berghoff, Professor of Social and Economic History, Georg August University, Göttingen; former Director of the German Historical Institute (2008-2015) (ex officio steering committe member, 2008-2015).
Roger Chickering, Professor of History, BMW Center for German and European Studies, Georgetown
University (steering committee member).
Gerald Feldman†, Jane K. Sather Professor of History and Director of the Institute of European Studies, University of California at Berkeley
(steering committee member, 2003-2007).
Konrad Jarausch, Lurcy Professor of European
Civilization, Department of History, University of North Carolina
at Chapel Hill (steering committee member).
Christof Mauch, Professor of North American Cultural, Social, and Political History and Transatlantic Relations, Amerika-Institut, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich; former Director of the German Historical
Institute (2002-2007) (steering committee chair).
Prof. Dirk Schumann, Professor of Modern and Contemporary History, Georg August University, Göttingen; former Deputy Director of the German Historical
Institute (2002-2007) (steering committee co-chair and member, 2003-2007).