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DFG Contacts

Stand: June 12, 2019

Dr. Christoph Kümmel

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

E-Mail: Christoph.Kuemmel@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2294
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn


Tasks and Responsibilities

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

101-01 Prehistory
101-05 Egyptology and Ancient Near Eastern Studies

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

101-02 Classical Philology
101-03 Ancient History
101-04 Classical Archaeology

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Advanced Studies Centres in SSH

2615 Rethinking Oriental Despotism - Strategies of Governance and Modes of Participation in the Ancient Near East

Priority Programmes

2143 Entangled Africa: Intra-African connections between Rainforest and Mediterranean (ca. 6000 to 500 BP)

Research Units

2064 STRATA. Stratifikationsanalysen mythischer Stoffe und Texte in der Antike

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)

Clusters of Excellence

264 Topoi - The Formation and Transformation of Space and Knowledge in Ancient Civilizations

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2150 ROOTS – Social, Environmental, and Cultural Connectivity in Past Societies

Collaborative Research Centres

1070 Resource Cultures
1266 Scales of Transformation: Human-environmental Interaction in Prehistoric and Archaic Societies

Research Training Groups

1876 Early Concepts of Humans and Nature: Universal, Specific, Interchanged