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Call for Applications: Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships

Excellence Cluster announces 38 doctoral and postdoc fellow

The Excellence Cluster „Topoi - The Formation and Transformation of Space and Knowledge in Ancient Civilizations“, with funding from the Excellence Initiative at the Freie Universität Berlin and the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, is announcing 38 doctoral fellowships and additional postdoctoral fellowships to begin on November 1, 2012.

Receipt of a doctoral fellowship is connected with admission to the Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies (BerGSAS) of the Berliner Antike-Kolleg and participation in one of the following doctoral programs:

  • Ancient Languages and Texts
  • History of Ancient Science
  • Landscape Archaeology and Architecture
  • Material Cultures and Object Studies

Applicants specializing in ancient studies and related disciplines are invited to apply.

More information on the fellowships and application requirements is available at: and

Application and further information:
Please mail a complete electronic application by August 15, 2012 to


Dr. Carmen Marcks-Jacobs
Berliner Antike-Kolleg
Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Humboldt Graduate School BerGSAS
Unter den Linden 6
D-10099 Berlin

Tel: +49.30.2093-1711 / -99086