Hans Speier

Hans Speier was a sociologist and founder of the University in Exile. You can read more about him here.

If you’d like to write a more in-depth profile of Hans Speier, email us at archivist@newschool.edu. We welcome contributions.

For more in the New School Archives on Hans Speier, see the New School faculty vertical files collection.


“Hans Speier, author, exile school founder and sociologist, 85”, New York Times. Web. 09 Nov 2014.
Hans Speier. Records of the New School Publicity Office/Office of Public Information. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 12 Nov 2014.