Awardees

Social and Cultural Anthropology, Non-European Cultures, Jewish Studies and Religious Studies

Prof. Dr. David E. Aune

Field of Research:

Religious Studies

In Germany:

01.08.1994 - 31.07.1995

Home Institute

Department of Theology
University of Notre Dame
230 Malloy Hall
46556 Notre Dame

Prof. Bezalel Bar-Kochva

Field of Research:

Jewish Studies

In Germany:

01.12.2013 - 30.11.2014

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Jewish History
Tel Aviv University
Webb Building
69978 Tel Aviv

Prof. Dr. H. Russell Bernard

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.08.1994 - 30.06.1995

Home Institute

Department of Anthropology
University of Florida
1350 Turlington Hall
32611 Gainesville

Prof. Dr. Daniel Boyarin

Field of Research:

Jewish Studies

In Germany:

01.06.2020 - 31.08.2020

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Near Eastern Studies and Rhetoric
University of California, Berkeley
248 Barrows Hall
94720 Berkeley

Prof. Dr. Stephen G. Burnett

Field of Research:

Jewish Studies

In Germany:

01.05.2017 - 31.08.2017

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Classics & Religious Studies
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
237 Andrews Hall
68588 Lincoln

Prof. Dr. Ezra Chitando

Field of Research:

Religious Studies

In Germany:

01.10.2021 - 30.09.2026

Host's project description

Home Institute

Dept. of Religious Studies, Classics and Philosohpy
University of Zimbabwe
MP 167, Mount Pleasant
Harare

Host in Germany

Prof. Dr. Ezra Chitando
Dept. of Religious Studies, Classics and Philosohpy
University of Zimbabwe
MP 167, Mount Pleasant
Harare

Eunice Kamaara
Moi University
Eldoret

Prof. Dr. Eva Spies
Kulturwissenschaftliche Fakultät, Lehrstuhl Religionswissenschaft
Universität Bayreuth
Universitätsstraße 30
95440 Bayreuth

Dr. Kirill Dmitriev

Field of Research:

Islamic Studies, Arabian Studies, Semitic Studies

In Germany:

01.05.2022 - 30.04.2023

Host's project description

Home Institute

University of St. Andrews
Union Street, Buchanan bld.
KY169AJ St. Andrews

Host in Germany

Prof. Dr. Verena Klemm
Orientalisches Institut
Universität Leipzig
Schillerstraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Prof. Dr. Brandon Dotson

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.09.2015 - 30.09.2015

Host's project description

Home Institute

Theology Department
Georgetown University
37th and O Streets, N.W.
20057-1135 Washington

Prof. Dr. Patricia Buckley Ebrey

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.09.2010 - 31.08.2011

Host's project description

Home Institute

University of Washington
98195-3560 Seattle

Prof. Dr. Juan Alvaro Echeverri

Field of Research:

African, American and Oceania Studies

In Germany:

01.09.2015 - 31.12.2015

Host's project description

Home Institute

Campus Amazonia
Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Kilometro 2 Via Tarapaca
910001 Leticia, Amazonas

Prof. Dr. Shmuel Feiner

Field of Research:

Jewish Studies

In Germany:

01.01.2012 - 30.06.2012

Host's project description

Home Institute

Bar-Ilan University
52900 Ramat-Gan

Prof. Dr. Maribel Fierro

Field of Research:

Islamic Studies, Arabian Studies, Semitic Studies

In Germany:

01.04.2014 - 31.03.2019

Host's project description

Home Institute

Instituto de Lenguas y Culturas del Mediterraneo y Oriente Proximo
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas
Albasanz, 26-28
28037 Madrid

Prof. Dr. Reuven Firestone

Field of Research:

Religious Studies

In Germany:

01.05.2019 - 31.08.2019

Home Institute

Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion
3077 University Avenue
90007 Los Angeles

Prof. Dr. Dmitry A. Funk

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.09.2007 - 31.05.2008

Home Institute

Department of Ethnology
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Lomonosovsky ave., 27-4
119992 Moscow

Prof. Dr. Jozef Marian Galik

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.09.2006 - 30.11.2006

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Oriental and African Studies
Slovak Academy of Sciences
Klemensova 19
813 64 Bratislava

Prof. Shimin Geng

Field of Research:

Regional Studies

In Germany:

01.06.1992 - 30.11.1992

Home Institute

Department of Uighur Language and Literatur
Minzu University of China
27, Beishqiao Road
100081 Beijing

Prof. Dr. Maurice Godelier

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.10.1990 - 31.07.1991

Home Institute

CREDO
Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales
54 bd. Raspail
75006 Paris

Prof. Dr. Derek Gregory

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.09.2014 - 30.09.2014

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Geography
University of British Columbia
217-1984 West Mall
V6T 1Z2 Vancouver

Prof. Dr. Frank Griffel

Field of Research:

Islamic Studies, Arabian Studies, Semitic Studies

In Germany:

01.04.2016 - 31.07.2016

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Religious Studies
Yale University
451 College Street, Room 405
06511 New Haven

Prof. Dr. Christoph Harbsmeier

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.09.2011 - 31.12.2011

Home Institute

Department of Cultural Studies and Oriental Languages
University of Oslo
0315 Oslo

Prof. Dr. Christian Henriot

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.10.2013 - 30.06.2014

Host's project description

Home Institute

Institute of East Asian Studies
Universite de Lyon II (Lumiere)
ENS de Lyon - 15 parvis Rene Descartes
69342 Lyon cedex 07

Prof. Dr. György Kara

Field of Research:

Regional Studies

In Germany:

01.05.2001 - 30.06.2001

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Central Eurasian Studies
Indiana University
1011 East Third Street
47405-7005 Bloomington

Prof. Dr. Pamela E. Klassen

Field of Research:

Religious Studies

In Germany:

01.10.2020 - 31.12.2020

Host's project description

Home Institute

Victoria College, Department for the Study of Religion
University of Toronto
170 St. George Street
M5R 2M8 Toronto

Prof. Dr. Frank J. Korom

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.05.2022 - 31.08.2022

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Religion
Boston University
145 Bay State Road
02215 Boston

Prof. Dr. Yingsheng Liu

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.06.2019 - 31.08.2019

Host's project description

Home Institute

School of History
Nanjing University
Xianlin Campus, No. 163, Xianlin Avenue, Qixia District
210023 Nanjing

Prof. Dr. Claudio Lomnitz

Field of Research:

African, American and Oceania Studies

In Germany:

01.06.2020 - 30.06.2020

Host's project description

Home Institute

Columbia University
1200 Amsterdam Avenue
10027 New York

Prof. Dr. Carlos David Londono Sulkin

Field of Research:

African, American and Oceania Studies

In Germany:

01.08.2020 - 31.12.2020

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Anthropology
University of Regina
3737 Wascana Parkway
S4S 0A2 Regina

Prof. Dr. Tuck-Po Lye

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.09.2016 - 30.09.2016

Host's project description

Home Institute

School of Social Sciences, Anthropology and Social Section
Universiti Sains Malaysia
11800 Penang

Prof. Sharon Macdonald

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.06.2022 -

Home Institute

Institut für Europäische Ethnologie
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Unter den Linden 6
10099 Berlin

Prof. Dr. Steven N. Mason

Field of Research:

Jewish Studies

In Germany:

01.01.2013 - 31.12.2013

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Jewish, Christian and Islamic Origins
University of Groningen
Oude Boteringestraat 38
9712 GK Groningen

Prof. Dr. J. Lorand Matory

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.01.2014 - 31.12.2014

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Cultural Anthropology
Duke University
201 C Friedl Building, Box 900091
27708 Durham

Prof. Dr. James Terrence McCabe

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.09.2009 - 31.05.2010

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Anthropology
University of Colorado at Boulder
1350 Pleasant Street
80309-0223 Boulder

Prof. Dr. Sonja Mejcher-Atassi

Field of Research:

Islamic Studies, Arabian Studies, Semitic Studies

In Germany:

01.06.2022 - 31.08.2022

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of English
American University of Beirut
POBox 0236
1107 Beirut

Host in Germany

Prof. Dr. Friederike Pannewick
Centrum für Nah- und Mittelost-Studien (CNMS)
Philipps-Universität Marburg
Deutschhaus Straße 12
35032 Marburg

Prof. Dr. Paul Mendes-Flohr

Field of Research:

Jewish Studies

In Germany:

01.02.1998 - 31.10.1998

Home Institute

Divinity School
University of Chicago
1025 East 58th Street, Swift Hall 300A
60637 Chicago

Prof. Dr. Birgit Meyer

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.04.2012 - 31.03.2017

Home Institute

Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies
Utrecht University
Janskerkhof 13, 3152
3152 Utrecht

Prof. Dr. Takamitsu Muraoka

Field of Research:

Islamic Studies, Arabian Studies, Semitic Studies

In Germany:

01.09.2001 - 31.08.2002

Host's project description

Home Institute

Faculty of Arts, Department of Near Eastern Studies
Leiden University
Witte Singel 25, Postbus 9515
2300 RA Leiden

Prof. Dr. Robert Nicolai

Field of Research:

African Studies

In Germany:

01.07.1999 - 31.07.1999

Home Institute

Faculte des Lettres et Sciences Humaines
Universite Cote d'Azur
98, Bd Edouard Herriot,
06007 Nice

Prof. Dr. William Nienhauser

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.05.2011 - 30.06.2011

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1208 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Drive
53711 Madison

Prof. Dr. Onookome Emmanuel Okome

Field of Research:

African Studies

In Germany:

01.05.2018 - 31.07.2018

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of English and Film Studies
University of Alberta
Saskatchewan Drive
T6G 2E5 Edmonton

Prof. Dr. Jacob Kehinde Olupona

Field of Research:

Religious Studies

In Germany:

01.10.2015 - 30.06.2016

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of African and African American Studies
Harvard University
12 Quincy St., Barker Hall
02138 Cambridge

Prof. Dr. Guoxiang Peng

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.06.2014 - 31.08.2014

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Philosophy
Zhejiang University
310028 Hangzhou

Prof. Dr. Paul G. Pickowicz

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.11.2021 - 30.11.2021

Home Institute

Department of History
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive
92093-0104 La Jolla

Prof. Dr. Annelise Riles

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.02.2018 - 31.01.2023

Home Institute

Buffett Institute for Global Studies
Northwestern University
1800 Sherman Ave.
60201 Evanston

Host in Germany

Prof. Dr. Marie-Claire Foblets
Max-Planck-Institut für ethnologische Forschung
Advokatenweg 36
06114 Halle (Saale)

Prof. Dr. Andras Rona-Tas

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.05.1997 - 31.08.1997

Home Institute

Department of Altaistics
University of Szeged
Egyetem u. 2.
6722 Szeged

Prof. Dr. David B. Ruderman

Field of Research:

Jewish Studies

In Germany:

01.05.2020 - 31.07.2020

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of History
University of Pennsylvania
College Hall 208
19104 Philadelphia

Prof. Dr. Walid Ahmad Saleh

Field of Research:

Islamic Studies, Arabian Studies, Semitic Studies

In Germany:

01.06.2022 - 31.08.2022

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations
University of Toronto
4 Bancroft Avenue
M5S 1C1 Toronto

Prof. Dr. Anne Salmond

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.11.2019 - 30.11.2019

Host's project description

Home Institute

University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
1149 Auckland

Prof. Dr. Khalil Kussaim Samir

Field of Research:

Islamic Studies, Arabian Studies, Semitic Studies

In Germany:

01.08.2008 - 31.08.2008

Home Institute

Residence des Peres Jesuites
Centre de Documentation et de Recherches Arabes Chretiennes
Rue de l'Universite Saint-Joseph
1100 2150 Beirut

Prof. Dr. Thilo C. Schadeberg

Field of Research:

African Studies

In Germany:

01.06.2004 - 30.06.2004

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Languages and Cultures of Africa
Leiden University
2300 RA Leiden

Prof. Dr. Sabine Schmidtke

Field of Research:

Islamic Studies, Arabian Studies, Semitic Studies

In Germany:

01.12.2020 - 01.12.2020

Host's project description

Home Institute

School of Historical Studies
Institute for Advanced Study
1 Einstein Drive
08540 Princeton

Prof. Dr. Daniel R. Schwartz

Field of Research:

Jewish Studies

In Germany:

01.02.2004 - 31.05.2004

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Jewish History
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Mt. Scopus
91905 Jerusalem

Prof. Dr. Jan-Ulrich Sobisch

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.11.2017 - 31.10.2018

Host's project description

Home Institute

Centrum für Religionswissenschaftliche Studien (CERES)
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Universitätsstraße 90a
44789 Bochum

Prof. Dr. Johanna Stiebert

Field of Research:

Religious Studies, Jewish Studies

In Germany:

01.08.2017 - 31.07.2018

Host's project description

Home Institute

School of Philosophy
University of Leeds
Hopewell House, 171-173 Woodhouse Lane
LS29JT Leeds

Prof. Dr. Guy G. Stroumsa

Field of Research:

Religious Studies

In Germany:

01.04.2013 - 30.04.2013

Host's project description

Home Institute

Humanities Section
Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Albert Einstein Square 43, Jabotinsky Str.
91040 Jerusalem

Prof. Dr. Sarah Stroumsa

Field of Research:

Islamic Studies, Arabian Studies, Semitic Studies

In Germany:

01.10.2012 - 31.07.2013

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Jewish Thought
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Mount Scopus
91905 Jerusalem

Prof. Dr. Abdulkader Tayob

Field of Research:

Religious Studies

In Germany:

01.06.2022 - 31.07.2022

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Religious Studies
University of Cape Town
Private Bag, Rondebosch, 7701
7701 Rondebosch

Prof. Dr. Hoyt Cleveland Tillman

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.06.2016 - 31.07.2016

Host's project description

Home Institute

School of International Letters and Cultures
Arizona State University
851 S. Cady Mall
85287-0202 Tempe

Prof. Dr. Douglas R. White

Field of Research:

Ethnology, European Ethnology

In Germany:

01.09.1990 - 28.02.1991

Home Institute

School of Social Sciences
University of California, Irvine
3151 Social Science Plaza A
92697 Irvine

Prof. Dr. Richard Kent Wolf

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.07.2018 - 31.08.2018

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of Music
Harvard University
3 Oxford Street
02138 Cambridge

Prof. Dr. Wen-hsin Yeh

Field of Research:

Asian Studies

In Germany:

01.06.2015 - 30.06.2015

Host's project description

Home Institute

Department of History
University of California, Berkeley
3229 Dwinelle Hall
94720-2550 Berkeley

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