2013-2014 Members, Visitors and Research Assistants

= first term only = second term only

Hassan Farhang Ansari
Freie Universität Berlin
Intellectual and Legal Studies

Sean Anthony
University of Oregon
Early Islam and Late Antiquity

Alison Beach
The Ohio State University
Twelfth-Century Religious Women

Edyta Bojanowska
Rutgers University
Russian Literature and History

Anna Boreczky
National Szechenyi Library
Art History: Medieval Book Culture

Annie Bourneuf
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
European Art of the Early 20th century

David Branner
Columbia University
Chinese Language and Literature

Ursula Brosseder
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
Central Asian Archaeology

Rainer Brunner
Centre National de la Recherche
Scientifique, Paris
Islamic Studies

Judith Byfield
Cornell University
African History

Giorgio Caravale
(Gerda Henkel Member)
Università degli Studi di Roma Tre
Early Modern Intellectual History

Mark Cruse
Arizona State University
Medieval French Literature

Anastasia Drandaki
Benaki Museum, Athens
Byzantine Art and Archaeology

Yaacob Dweck
Princeton University
Early Modern Intellectual History

Patricia Ebrey
University of Washington
Chinese History

Bonnie Effros
University of Florida
History of Archaeology

Stefan Esders
Freie Universität Berlin
Late Antique and Early Medieval History

Mehrdad Fallahzadeh
Uppsala University
Historical Music Theory

Paul Goldin
University of Pennsylvania
Chinese History and Philosophy

Monica Green
Arizona State University
History of Medieval Medicine

Christopher Hamlin
University of Notre Dame
History of Social Medicine

Kaja Harter-Uibopuu
Austrian Academy of Sciences
Ancient History, Greek Law and Epigraphy

Colin Heydt
University of South Florida
Early Modern History of Philosophy

Katherine Jansen
Catholic University
Social History of Medieval Italy

Sara Kaczko
Università degli Studi di Roma, La Sapienza
Greek Literature, Epigraphy, Linguistics

Hsiang-lin Lei
Academia Sinica, Taiwan
History of Science and Medicine

Michele Matteini
Reed College
Chinese Art History

Naphtali Meshel
Princeton University
Religion/Biblical Studies

Matthew Mosca
College of William and Mary
Chinese History

Laura Nenzi
University of Tennessee
Early Modern Japan (1600-1868)

David Pankenier
Lehigh University
Ancient China

Christopher Parslow
Wesleyan University
Roman Archaeology

Sebastian Prignitz
Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der
Greek Epigraphy, Classical Archaeology

Matthew Restall
Pennsylvania State University
Latin American/Caribbean History

David Robinson
Colgate University
Chinese History

Roberto Romani
Università di Teramo
Modern European History

Kim Scheppele
Princeton University
Law, History, Social Theory

Sabine Schmidtke
Freie Universität Berlin
Intellectual History

Stephen Shoemaker
University of Oregon
Religion in Late Antiquity

Deborah Tor
University of Notre Dame
Medieval Islamic History

Jing Tsu
Yale University
History of Science and Technology

Nikolay Tsyrempilov
Russian Academy of Sciences
Modern History, International Relations

Henk van Nierop
University of Amsterdam
The Dutch Golden Age

Sitta von Reden
University of Freiburg
Ancient History

Emmanuel Voutiras
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Ancient Greek History, Epigraphy,

Barbara Walker
University of Nevada, Reno
Modern History

Stephen West
Arizona State University
Chinese Literature and History

Jocelyn Wogan-Browne
Fordham University
French in English Medieval Culture

Yücel Yanıkdağ
University of Richmond
Late Ottoman Empire


Bernd Schneidmüller
University of Heidelberg
Medieval History
(February - March)

Gerhard Thür
Austrian Academy of Sciences
Ancient Greek Law
(February – April)

Stephen Tracy
American School of Classical Studies at Athens
Greek History and Epigraphy
(long-term Visitor)

Research Assistants

Masoud Jafarijaze
Institute for Advanced Study
Islamic History
(Assistant to Patricia Crone)

Xi Wang
Renmin University of China
Late Imperial Chinese History
(Assistant to Nicola Di Cosmo)