New KHK Visiting Research Fellow: Dr. Jan-Peter Hartung
We are proud to welcome Dr. Jan-Peter Hartung as the latest visiting research fellow of the the Käte Hamburger Kolleg!
Dr. Hartung is Senior Lecturer for the Study of Islam with the School for Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London. He is a specialist for Muslim intellectual history in South Asia and will stay with the KHK until June 2013. During his stay he will conduct research on the intertextuality in the transmission of rational traditions in the religious sciences of Islam from Safavid Iran to Northern India in early modernity.