Fellows and Visiting Researchers

Global and Transregional Studies Platform Goettingen

The Global and Transregional Studies Platform provides office space for visiting scholars, as well as for research fellows who are in Göttingen as part of a research project or transnational academic network.

2018
Dr. Gülay Türkmen

Dr. Gülay Türkmen

Religion, ethnicity, nationalism, violence, immigration, belonging, populism

Dr. Ao Yumin

Dr. Ao Yumin

Chinese theater, theater practitioners, modernity, social conditions of theater (production, circulation, and consumption)

Prof. Sunanda Mahajan

Prof. Sunanda Mahajan

German literature (women's literature) , comparative literature, culture studies

Prof. Liu Kang

Prof. Liu Kang

Chinese exceptionalism, political ideology, public opinion, media and culture, Marxism

Prof. Wang Hui

Prof. Wang Hui

Chinese history, global history, social theory

Dr. Sanam Roohi

Dr. Sanam Roohi

Socio-spatial mobility, transnationalisation of caste, diaspora philanthropy, migration and development

Sarthak Bagchi, M.A., M.Phil.

Sarthak Bagchi, M.A., M.Phil.

Clientelism, patronage politics, democratization, comparative politics, state politics in India, populist politics

Dr. Sze Wei Ang

Dr. Sze Wei Ang

Postcolonial theory, comparative race studies, Asian American literature, global Anglophone literature, South East Asian Studies

Dr. William B. Noseworthy

Dr. William B. Noseworthy

History of Religion, Southeast Asia, Islam, Hinduism, Syncretism

Prof. Zhang Chunjie

Prof. Zhang Chunjie

Cosmopolitanism, Modernism, Comparative studies, Asian-European relations

Dr. Zhang Guozheng

Dr. Zhang Guozheng

Marketing, Agricultural Marketing, Marketing Research

Dr. Tao Chen

Dr. Tao Chen

Cold War History, East Asia, Sino-German Relations, Public Diplomacy, Transnational History

Prof. Hsiung Ping-chen

Prof. Hsiung Ping-chen

Gender, children, family history, medical humanities, modern China

Dr. Julia Moses

Dr. Julia Moses

Family, marriage, Germany, empire, welfare

2017
Prof. Hsiung Ping-chen

Prof. Hsiung Ping-chen

Gender, children, family history, medical humanities, modern China

Prof. Meher Bhoot

Prof. Meher Bhoot

German Literature, Postcolonial Studies, Culture Studies

Prof. Ge Zhaoguang

Prof. Ge Zhaoguang

Distinguished Professor, historian, ancient Chinese intellectual history, religious studies

Prof. Hu Cheng

Prof. Hu Cheng

Contemporary Chinese History

Dr. Nader Sohrabi

Dr. Nader Sohrabi

History, Sociology, Ottoman Empire, Iranian History

Wang Jinfeng

Wang Jinfeng

Chinese Philosophy, Neo-Confucianism, comparative philosophy, hermeneutics

Dr. Suma Ikeuchi

Dr. Suma Ikeuchi

Transnational migration, globalization of religion, Christianity, citizenship, global Japan

Dr. Anna Belogurova

Dr. Anna Belogurova

Interwar global moment, Chinese communists overseas, Southeast Asia, the Comintern, nationalism, internationalism

Dr. Julia Moses

Dr. Julia Moses

Family, marriage, Germany, empire, welfare

Dr. Lou Antolihao

Dr. Lou Antolihao

Imperialism and postcolonialism in Asia, sports studies, transregionalism

Dr. Eloisa Stuparich

Dr. Eloisa Stuparich

Contemporary South Asian Religious Movements

Prof. Ruma Chopra

Prof. Ruma Chopra

Global, labor, urban, servants, slaves

Prof. Xin Fan

Prof. Xin Fan

World History, Global History, Intellectual History, Historiography, Knowledge Production

Dr. David Mayer

Dr. David Mayer

Ritesh Kumar Jaiswal (PhD candidate)

Ritesh Kumar Jaiswal (PhD candidate)

Dr. Enrique Martino

Dr. Enrique Martino

Economic anthropology, money, migration, labor history, imperialism

Dr. Devyani Gupta

Dr. Devyani Gupta

Colonial empire, South Asia, global histories of modern science, social histories of commodity trade, archives