Messmer Foundation Research Award 2024

James Wilson will receive the Messmer Foundation Research Award for his research project "Translating the Crusades: Historical Legacies of the Orientalist Translation Movement". The prize will be awarded on the occasion of the University of Konstanz's Dies academicus ceremony which starts on 4 July 2024 at 2 pm (lecture hall R 711).

The 2nd Wadjih F. al-Hamwi Prize for the Best First Book in Mediterranean Studies (2024)

For his title Youth from Ottoman to Italian Rule in the Mediterranean Dr. Andreas Guidi was awarded with the 2nd Wadjjih F. al-Hamwi Prize by the Mediterranean Seminar.

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship

Daniel Tödt has been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship (MSCA PF). In September 2024, he will take up the prestigious promotion at the Research Laboratory TELEMMe (Temps, espaces, langages, Europe méridionale, Méditerranée), Aix-Marseille Université (France).Baden-Wuerttemberg Elite Programme

Elite Progromme for Postdocs of Baden Wuerttemberg Foundation

Jovo Miladinović was accepted into the elite programme 2023 of the Baden Wuerttemberg Foundation receiving scholarship for his postdoc project Between the Sea, Coast and Hinterland: Territorializing the southern Adriatic (1718 -1856).

Dissertation Prizes

Jovo Miladinović has received two prizes so far for his dissertation with the title Heroes, Traitors, and Survivors in the Borderlands of Empires: Military Mobilizations and Local Communities in the Sandžak (1900s-1920s), completed at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin in 2021:

In September 2023 he was awarded in Vienna the prize for his outstanding dissertation in the fields Turkology, Ottoman Studies and research on Turkey by the Society of Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Studies (GTOT):

In January 2023 Jovo Miladinović received the  Andrej-Mitrovic-Prize by the Michael-Zikic-Foundation.