Dr. Chiara Ferella (Classical Philology)
"Metaphors in Early Greek Concepts of Cosmos, Nature, Body and Mind"
Dr. Ulrike Steinert (Ancient Near Eastern Studies)
"Body – Sickness – Healing: A Study on the Interaction between Medical Concepts and Practices in Ancient Mesopotamia (2nd-1st millennium BCE)"
Associated Postdoctoral Researchers:
Dr. Sebastian Müller (Philosophy)
Dr. Alexa Rickert (Egyptology)
"Human hair – divine hair. Studies on the body concept in Ancient Egyptian religion"
Mari Yamasaki (Near Eastern Archaeology)
"Underwater Realms. Concepts of Underwater Spatiality in the Ancient Eastern Mediterranean"