Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Language, Literature and Humanities - Alexander von Humboldt Professorship


PhD projects completed, Habilitations, Honours and Awards

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Habilitation projects recently completed


Oliver Overwien: Der Medizinunterricht der alexandrinischen Iatrosophisten in Spätantike und orientalischem Mittelalter


PhD projects recently completed


Annette Schmidt: Die hippokratische Schrift Über die inneren Krankheiten 


Recent Honours and Awards


Sean Coughlin

Junior Star Fellowship from the Czech Academy of Sciences for the project “Alchemies of Scent. Reconstructing the Practices of Ancient Greco-Egyptian Perfumery: An Experimental Approach to the History of Science” (2020)

Caroline Petit

Friedrich-Wilhelm Bessel Award of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation:

Julius Rocca

DFG Eigene Stelle at HU Berlin for his project „The Dialectics of Dissection: Galen’s Isagogic Anatomical Texts”

Giouli Korobili

Marie Curie Individual Fellowship at Utrecht University for her project “Geoanatomy: The Body as a Model in Greco-Roman Conceptions of the Earth and the Environment”.