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Stand: November 5, 2019

Dr. Claudia Althaus

Programme Director
Humanities and Social Sciences 1: Humanities and Cultural Studies

E-Mail: Claudia.Althaus@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2202
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

General Responsibilities

Knowledge Transfer

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

103-01 Art History
103-02 Musicology
103-03 Theatre and Media Studies
106-02 Asian Studies
106-04 Islamic Studies, Arabian Studies, Semitic Studies
106-05 Religious Studies and Jewish Studies

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

106-01 Social and Cultural Anthropology and Ethnology
106-03 African, American and Oceania Studies

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Advanced Studies Centres in SSH

1627 Evidence of Images: History and Aesthetics
1927 Media Cultures of Computer Simulation
2229 Cinepoetics - Center for Advanced Film Studies
2311 Jewish Scepticism (HCAS-JS)
2767 Imaginarien der Kraft

Priority Programmes

2172 The digital Image

Research Units

1703 Transkulturelle Verhandlungsräume von Kunst: Komparatistische Perspektiven auf historische Kontexte und aktuelle Konstellationen
1867 Media and Mimesis
2252 Media and Participation. Between demand and entitlement
2734 Krisengefüge der Künste: Institutionelle Transformationsdynamiken in den darstellenden Künsten der Gegenwart

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2025 Matters of Activity. Image Space Material
2176 Understanding Written Artefacts

Collaborative Research Centres

950 Manuscript cultures in Asia, Africa and Europe
1136 Education and Religion in Cultures of the Mediterranean and Its Environment from Ancient to Medieval Times and to the Classical Islam
1187 Media of Cooperation

Research Training Groups

1759 Knowledge in the Arts
1769 Locating Media
2114 Cultures of Critique: Forms, Media, Effects
2132 Documentary Practices. Excess and Privation
2227 Identity and Heritage
2279 Konfigurationen des Films