Doctoral students

Christoph Appel (Classical Philology)
Wound Edges. Greek-Roman Figurations of Injury between Medical and Literary-Aesthetic Discourse

Francisco José Gómez Blanco (Classical Archaeology)
The arena at home: Concepts of the body and violence in mosaic depictions of amphitheater events in the Roman Empire

Judit Garzón Rodríguez (Egyptology)
Archaeological-philological-ethno-historical study of fundamental aspects of the penis, its symbolism and meaning in Ancient Egypt

Sandra Hofert (German Language and Literature Studies)
Teaching Nature in Vernacular. Representation and instrumentalization of flora, fauna and minerals in German texts of the High Middle Ages.

Mirna Kjorveziroska (German Language and Literature Studies)
Tenting – hunting – getting oriented. Cultural practices in nature in the novel around 1300.

Jessica Knebel (Egyptology)
Studies on concepts of fire in Ancient Egypt

Sina Lehnig (Classical Archaeology)
Life in the Desert: A Study of Human-Environmental-Interactions in the Negev Desert between Roman and Early Islamic Times.

Aleksandar Milenković (Classical Philology)
Concepts of visual perception in Greek scientific thought from the 5th century BC to the 2nd century AD.

Rebekka Pabst (Egyptology)
The Dead Body. Studies on Concepts of the „Corpse“ in Ancient Egypt.

Sonja Speck (Egyptology)
Origins and development of Ancient Egyptian body concepts in Pre- and Early Dynastic anthropomorphic sculpture.

David Usieto Cabrera (Near Eastern Archaeology)
Human Sacrifice in the Ancient Near East

Mari Yamasaki (Near Eastern Archaeology)
Evolving concepts of seascapes and marine fauna in the Eastern Mediterranean during the Bronze Age.

Katharina Zartner (Near Eastern Archaeology)
Protector of the herds, opponent of the wilderness, Lord of the animals. An investigation into the figure of the hero with six curls.