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AIS 2022, 13th Biennial Conference of Iranian Studies

The AIS 2022, 13th Biennial Conference of Iranian Studies at the Faculty of Philology of the University of Salamanca August 30 to September 2, 2022. For more information see the Conference Programme . The following colleagues from the Institute of Iranian Studies will be attending: August 30, 2022 Keynote Lecture: 12-1 pm “Great Avesta and Zoroastrian Rituals. The Avestan Texts in the 21st century” by Alberto 3:00-4:30 PM: Rituals in Avestan Language: Organizer: Alberto Cantera; Chair: Alberto Cantera ● Editorial problems of Avestan texts: regularization, emendation and reconstruction: Jaime Martínez Porro ● Ritual directions of the Zoroastrian Long Liturgy in the Indian tradition: Céline Redard & Kerman Daruwalla September 2nd 09:30-11:00 AM Old and Middle Iranian Linguistics: Chair: Alberto Cantera ● Iranian Dāsa in Vedic India? A Linguistic Reappraisal: Francisco Rubio Orecilla ● Negative polarity ‘one’-based indefinites in Old Iranian: OAv. aēuuā and YAv. aēuuō-cina : Juan Briceño

Aug 29, 2022

Call Acceptance

Dr Shervin Farridnejad has been appointed to the professorship for "Iranian Studies" at the University of Hamburg. He is expected to take up the position on 01.09.2022.    

Jul 12, 2022

2 WiMi (Praedoc) Iranistik jew. 1/2-Teilzeitbeschäftigung befristet bis zu 4 Jahre

2 Iranistik-Stellen Wiss. Mitarbeiter*in (m/w/d) (Praedoc) mit jew. 1/2-Teilzeitbeschäftigung befristet bis zu 4 Jahre Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L  Beteiligung in der Lehre im Rahmen des Bachelorstudiengangs „Geschichte und Kultur des Vorderen Orients“ (Schwerpunkt Iranistik) und im Masterstudiengang „Iranian Studies“ (Geschichte, Sprachen, Religionen, Literaturen und der kulturellen Entwicklung iranischer Völker und Gesellschaften vom Anbeginn schriftlicher Zeugnisse bis in die Gegenwart)

Jun 08, 2022

Kurse von Fr. Khanna Usoyan SoSe 2022

Ms Usoyan's courses will be cancelled in the week of 19.04.2022 until 22.04.2022. They will be substituted at a later date.

Apr 19, 2022

Introductory Meeting for WS 2021/22

The introductory session will be held on Wednesday, October 06, 2021 , from 12:00 to 14:00 in room 1.2051.

Sep 28, 2021

Job Opportunity Research Assistant (Praedoc)

Research Assistant (Praedoc) (m/f/d) with 65%-part-time job limited to 31.07.2024 (end of project) Application Deadline: 16.08.2021 Job description: In the second phase of the funding, the analysis of the information contained in the Pahlavi literature will be carried out. The aim is to collect all mentions of the rituals in the Avestan language in the extant Middle Persian literature, with a twofold intention: 1. to analyze the view of the liturgies transmitted through the Middle Persian literature and to collect information on their performance; 2. to collect the citations of the Avestan liturgical texts in Middle Persian literature. - XML coding of the manuscripts - The third-party funded research project provides an opportunity to do a doctorate

Jul 28, 2021

Courses of Khanna Usoyan 14th and 15th of April 2021

The courses of Khanna Usoyan at the 14th and the 15th of April are cancelled. She will teach them at a later time.

Apr 13, 2021

Courses of Fr. Tavakoli-Borazjani in the summer term 2021

Fr. Tavakoli-Borazjani will not teach her courses from 12. April until 16. April 2021.

Apr 09, 2021


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