INSTITUTE FELLOWS,

ASSOCIATED FELLOWS AND RESEARCH NETWORK

The institute currently has a core group of 14 people, in addition to its national and international network of scholars and institutions. ​Institute Fellows are currently actively involved in PHI's main research projects, or are otherwise integral to the management of the Institute. Associated Fellows are people who work or have worked on PHI projects, all of whom are in regular contact with PHI on current research projects, ideas for future research or engaged in other types of collaboration. For general questions, please write to institute@philology.no.

INSTITUTE FELLOWS

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Director

Languages and literatures of Buddhism, Ancient and Classical Near East

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Institute Fellow

Ancient Near East, Hittite

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Institute Fellow

Sanskrit language and literature, Hinduism

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Institute Fellow

Languages and Literatures of Buddhism, Sanskrit

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Institute Fellow

Sanskrit, Hinduism

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Institute Fellow

Georgian language and literature, sociolinguistics, translation

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Student Assistant

Persian language and literature

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Executive Director

Classical Arabic, Classical Greek, Ancient and Classical Near East

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Institute Fellow

Afghanistan. linguistics, development, Dari, Persian, Tajik, Pashai, Pashto landeys

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Institute Fellow

Classical Chinese

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Institute Fellow

Modern Afghan intellectual history and literature

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Institute Fellow

Sanskrit, Tibetan, Philology of Buddhist languages

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Institute Fellow

Greek, Coptic

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Institute Fellow

Sanskrit language and literature, Hindu philosophy, philosophy and medicine

 

ASSOCIATED FELLOWS

ASSOCIATED SENIOR FELLOWS

Michael Puett

Harvard University

 

Walter C. Klein Professor of Chinese History, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Torbjörn Lodén

Stockholm University

 

Professor emeritus, Chinese language and culture.

Kazunobu Matsuda

Bukkyo University, Kyoto​

 

Professor, Buddhist Studies

Jan Terje Faarlund

University of Oslo​

 

Professor, Linguistics

Einar Thomassen

Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion, University of Bergen​

 

Professor, Study of Religion

Bernt Brendemoen

Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages (IKOS), University of Oslo

 

Professor, Turkish

Eystein Dahl

Institutt for språk og kultur (University of Tromsø)

 

Sanskrit, Indo-European linguistics

Tor Ivar Østmoe

Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Arts and Ideas (University of Oslo)

 

Greek and Latin literature; Rhetoric; Translation

Alexander Lange Ziesler

Sumerian

Bjarte Kaldhol

Hurrian, Ancient and modern languages

Håkon Stang

Arabic language and literature

Matthew Phillip Monger

Biblical Studies, Syriac, Ethiopic

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Jens-Uwe Hartmann

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)

 

Professor für Indologie und Iranistik, Lehrstuhl für Indologie

Lutz Eberhard Edzard

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

 

Professor, Lehrstuhl für Arabistik und Semitistik.

Andrew George

The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London

Professor of Babylonian, Department of the Languages and Cultures of Near and Middle East

Frédérique Woerther

Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS)

 

Greek Rhetoric, Arabo-Latin translation.

Dag Trygve Truslew Haug

Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas (IFIKK), Univ. of Oslo

 

Professor, Classics

Einar Wigen

Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages (University of Oslo)

Ottoman Turkish, History of the Middle East

Harald Bjorvand

Department of Literature, Area Studies and European Languages (Univ. of Oslo)

 

Professor, Germanic philology

Cathinka Dahl Hambro

Institutt for språk og kultur (University of Tromsø)

 

Irish, Old English, Late Medieval Europe 

Stig Ragnvald Frøyshov

The Faculty of Theology (TF), University of Oslo

 

Professor, Syriac, Georgian, Eastern liturgical history.

Christoph Emmerich

Department for the Study of Religion, University of Toronto

Associate Professor, Buddhism and Buddhist languages.

Cathrine Fabricius Hansen

Department of Literature, Area Studies and European Languages, University of Oslo

Professor emerita, Linguistics

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ASSOCIATED RESEARCH FELLOWS

Federico Aurora

University of Oslo Library 

 

Classical Greek, Digital Humanities

Adrian Plau

SOAS, South Asia Section, Centre of Jaina Studies

 

Indian languages (esp. Braj Bhāshā), South Asia, History of Religions

Research Fellow, PHI

 

Philology of Buddhism

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Nils Hallvard Korsvoll

Norwegian School of Theology (MF)
 
Syriac

Pål Rykkja Gilbert

Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas (IFIKK), Univ. of Oslo
 
Classical Greek, Ancient Philosophy

Guttorm Norberg Gundersen

IKOS, Univ. of Oslo; Harvard
 
Languages and Literatures of Buddhism, Chinese Religion, Classical Chinese
Research Fellow, PHI
 
Languages and Literatures of Buddhism, Philology of Buddhism
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Tollef Graff Hugo

Research Fellow, PHI

Middle High German, Theology,

Meister Eckhart

 
 

ASSOCIATED RESEARCH STUDENTS

Ingrid Austveg Evans

Freie Universität Berlin

 

Classical Arabic Literature, Turkish

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PARTNER INSTITUTIONS

Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (Berlin)

Formal Partnership (2011–)

Centre national de la recherche scientifique – CNRS

Formal Partnership (2017–)

MF vitenskapelig høyskole

Educational Collaboration

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Caucasus Studies, Malmö University

Research Collaboration

École normale supérieure – Paris

Formal partnership (2017–)

Oslo University Library – Humanities and Social Sciences

Educational Collaboration
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PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS

 

Norsk egyptologisk selskap

Collaboration for advancement of education, research and dissemination of knowledge about Ancient Egyptian language and culture 

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