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The Cluster of Excellence "Asia and Europe in a Global Context" offers an interdisciplinary research environment for outstanding scholars. Many of the scholars receive prestigious awards and they are offered scholarships, fellowships and permanent position from institutions all over the world. In this section, we report about some of these honours and achievements.

Latest Distinctions

Prof. Dr. ing. Niels Gutschow
Sep 18, 2009

Prof. Dr. ing. Niels Gutschow awarded with literary prize

Prof. Dr. ing. Niels Gutschow, honorary professor at Heidelberg University and member of the Cluster "Asia and Europe" as well as the Collaborative Research Centre 619 „Ritual Dynamics“,... read more

Sep 09, 2009

Prof. Sax appointed as Fellow at JNU in New Delhi

Prof.  William  Sax,  Project  Leader  of  subproject  C3  “Mind and  Body”  and  Co-Project  Leader  of  subproject  C5... read more

Sep 09, 2009

ESRC awards Dr. Amalia Ribi

Dr. Amalia  Ribi, research fellow and  Project Leader  of sub-project  C6  “Transnational  networks”  has received  a research  award  ... read more

Sep 09, 2009

Emory University honours Prof. Kurtz

Prof. Joachim Kurtz, Cluster Professor of Intellectual History, has received the “Award for Teaching Excellence in the Humanities“ from the Emory University, USA, in 2009.  read more

Prof. Dr. Thomas Maissen
Sep 01, 2009

Prof. Dr. Thomas Maissen granted a Research Fellowship in Princeton

Prof. Dr. Thomas Maissen has been granted a Research Fellowship at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton. During his sabbatical from January to August 2010, he will primarily conduct research... read more