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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

Jun 19, 2018

Prof. Christian Henriot recieves ERC Advanced Grant

Prof. Christian Henriot, former associate fellow and Humboldt Research Awardee at the Cluster "Asia and Europe," received an ERC Advanced Grant for his project "Elites, networks, and... read more


May 14, 2018

Sumathi Ramaswamy is James B. Duke Professor of History

Sumathi Ramaswamy, Anneliese Maier Research Awardee at the HCTS and Professor in the Department of History at Duke University, was appointed to a distinguished professorship by the Duke University’s... read more


May 14, 2018

Maksym Grinenko recieved grant to conduct research in Japan

Maksym Grinenko, who is a doctoral candidate in the Cluster’s Graduate Programme, was awarded a grant in the Japanese Studies Fellowship Program of the Japan Foundation. The grant covers a nine-month... read more


Apr 18, 2018

ERC Grant for Ivan Sablin

Cluster associate member Dr. Ivan Sablin was awarded a highly endowed ERC Starting Grant for excellent young researchers from the European Research Council (ERC). His project “Entangled... read more


Feb 15, 2018

Max Stille now researcher at MPI for Human Development in Berlin

Former Cluster member Dr. Max Stille has taken up a position as a at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin in January 2017. He joined the project “Emotional Transitions:... read more