Visiting Professors

Marco Curatola Petrocchi is professor of History, Department of Humanities, and Director of the Andean Studies Program, Graduate School, at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú. He has been curator of South American Archaeology and Ethnology...

Thursday 15 February 2018, Thursday 22 February 2018, Thursday 01 March 2018, Tuesday 06 March 2018

Astrid Möller (PhD FU Berlin 1990, MSt oxoniensis 1988) is Associate Professor of Ancient History at the Albert-Ludwigs-University at Freiburg i. Br. Her areas of research include ancient Greek economic history, Greek historiography and chronography...

Thursday 08 March 2018, Tuesday 13 March 2018, Thursday 15 March 2018, Thursday 22 March 2018

Emar Maier received his Ph.D. in Philosophy from the Radboud University Nijmegen in 2006 with a thesis on the semantics of de re and de se attitude ascriptions. After working as postdoctoral researcher in Linguistics (Nijmegen) and Philosophy (ILLC/...

Thursday 08 February 2018, Thursday 15 February 2018, Thursday 08 March 2018, Thursday 15 March 2018

Amnon Raz-Krakotzkin, Ben Gurion University of the Negev. "Modernity, secularism, and nationalism. From Safed 16th century to Zionism, through the Mishna and the Bible" ConferencesThe Christian Ambivalence Towards the Jews, Secularism and...

Thursday 01 February 2018, Wednesday 07 February 2018, Tuesday 13 February 2018, Tuesday 20 February 2018

ConferencesEste seminario examina el proceso de formación de un sistema para las artes visuales en la ciudad de Buenos Aires entre fines del siglo XIX y comienzos del siglo XX. Hace eje en los distintos actores centrales de este devenir, no sólo...

Tuesday 06 February 2018, Tuesday 13 February 2018, Tuesday 20 February 2018, Tuesday 27 February 2018

Professor Wang Jian was originally awarded his doctoral degree in 2005 in the field of Chinese linguistics by Peking University. Following upon this, he carried out a period of postdoctoral research in the Linguistics Institute at the...

Friday 02 February 2018, Friday 09 February 2018, Wednesday 14 February 2018, Friday 16 February 2018

David Damrosch is Ernest Bernbaum Professor of Literature and Chair of the Department of Comparative Literature at Harvard University. He is a past president of the American Comparative Literature Association, and is the founder of the Institute for...

Wednesday 17 January 2018, Thursday 18 January 2018, Monday 22 January 2018, Thursday 25 January 2018

Major research interest of Dr. Zhi-peng Lin is intellectual history of early China. In the field, he has published more than 40 pieces of paper and two books:Studies on the School of Song Xingand Lost Philosophical Fragment of the Warring States-...

Thursday 01 February 2018, Monday 05 February 2018, Monday 12 February 2018

 Conferences “A Nitroglycerin Apocalypse"This talk will explore the relationship between stabilized nitrates and states, from the formation of empires based on gunpowder in the fifteenth century to the role of nitroglycerin in destroying...

Wednesday 07 March 2018, Monday 19 March 2018, Wednesday 21 March 2018, Friday 23 March 2018

Maîtresse de conférences, auteure d’un livre important intitulé Tax and Spend. The Welfare State, Tax Politics, and the Limits of American Liberalism (2013), Molly Michelmore travaille sur l’histoire de la fiscalité et l’histoire des inégalités aux...

Monday 11 December 2017, Wednesday 13 December 2017, Thursday 14 December 2017, Wednesday 20 December 2017

Ahmet Ersoy is Associate Professor at the History Department at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul. His research involves the cultural history of the Late Ottoman Empire with a special focus on visuality and its links with rising discourses of locality...

Monday 05 February 2018, Wednesday 07 February 2018, Monday 12 February 2018, Wednesday 21 February 2018

Dr. Delia Ungureanu is Assistant Director of Harvard’s Institute for World Literature and  assistant professor of literary theory in the Department of Literary Studies at the University of Bucharest. She is the author of From Paris to Tlön:...

Tuesday 16 January 2018, Thursday 18 January 2018, Tuesday 23 January 2018, Thursday 01 February 2018

Nevra Necipoglu (Ph.D. Harvard University, 1990) is Professor of History at Bogazici University in Istanbul and the founding director of the Bogazici University Byzantine Studies Research Center, established in 2015. Her areas of research include...

Monday 08 January 2018, Monday 15 January 2018, Monday 22 January 2018, Monday 29 January 2018

A specialist of the history of the relations between Iceland and the Soviet Union and a former journalist, Jón Ólafsson studied political philosophy at the University of Columbia, where he defended his doctoral thesis on John Dewey in 1999. He was...

Thursday 20 April 2017, Tuesday 25 April 2017, Wednesday 26 April 2017, Thursday 09 November 2017

Jon Fraenkel is a Professor in Comparative Politics in the School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations at Victoria University of Wellington. He formerly worked at the Australian National University (2007-12) and the...

Friday 17 November 2017, Tuesday 21 November 2017, Wednesday 22 November 2017

Associate Professor, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, University of Tokyo Conferences New Forms of Dalit Cultural Assertion: rejecting buffalo sacrifice in South IndiaDans le cadre de l'atelier thématique du CEIAS Régionalisme et...

Friday 10 November 2017, Tuesday 14 November 2017, Friday 17 November 2017, Monday 20 November 2017

Francesco Antonelli is Research Fellow in Sociology at Università degli Studi "Roma Tre", Dipartimento di Scienze Politiche. He is the secretary of the Gender Studies Scientific Board at Italian Sociological Association. He is Work Package Leader...

Wednesday 15 November 2017, Thursday 16 November 2017, Friday 17 November 2017

Drazen Prelec holds appointments in the Department of Economics and in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences. His research deals with the psychology and neuroscience of decision-making, including behavioral economics and neuroeconomics,...

Thursday 05 October 2017, Friday 06 October 2017, Monday 23 October 2017, Monday 30 October 2017

Burt Hopkins’s (Università Ca' Foscari Venezia, Department of Philosophy and Cultural Heritage) main research interest is the philosophical foundation of the transformation of knowledge that began in the 16th century with the philosophical advent of...

Tuesday 23 May 2017, Tuesday 30 May 2017, Tuesday 06 June 2017, Tuesday 13 June 2017

Robert Rozehnal is an Associate Professor in the Department of Religion Studies and the founding Director of the Center for Global Islamic Studies at Lehigh University. He holds a Ph.D. in Islamic Studies from Duke University, and a M.A. in South...

Friday 02 June 2017, Wednesday 07 June 2017, Thursday 08 June 2017, Wednesday 14 June 2017

Robin Jeshion (University of Southern California, Directeur d’études invitée à l’EHESS). Conferences  Katherine and the Katherine: On the Syntax of Names and Count NounsMercredi 14 juin de 15h30 à 17h30- Institut Jean Nicod - Ecole...

Wednesday 14 June 2017, Friday 16 June 2017, Wednesday 28 June 2017, Friday 30 June 2017

Professor Borut Telban (Ph.D. 1994, The Australian National University) is Research Advisor at the Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts. His ethnographic research among the Karawari-speaking people of East Sepik Province,...

Friday 09 June 2017, Friday 23 June 2017

Hyaeweol Choi is Professor of Korean Studies at Australian National University. She is the author of Gender and Mission Encounters in Korea: New Women, Old Ways (University of California Press, 2009), New Women in Colonial Korea (Routledge, 2013),...

Friday 10 March 2017, Wednesday 22 March 2017, Friday 24 March 2017, Friday 24 March 2017

Helmut Reimitz studies the history of the early Middle Ages, a formative period for the history of the Christian West after the end of the Western Roman empire.  Between the fifth century and the end of the tenth century, the former...

Thursday 20 April 2017, Wednesday 10 May 2017, Friday 12 May 2017