Dr. Damien Janos is no longer a member of KHK. The information given on this page may therefore be outdated.

Dr. Damien Janos

KHK Visiting Research Fellow 2009

KHK Visiting Research Fellow 2009, Research Associate, Courant Research Centre EDRIS, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany


Ph.D. in History of Arabic Philosophy, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2009

M.A. in Islamic Art History and Archaeology, University of Oxford, England, 2002

B.A. in Art History and Middle Eastern Studies, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2001

KHK Fellowship

Duration: April 2009 – March 2010
Project: Interpreting the Cosmos: Patterns of Continuity and Rupture in the Relation Between Physics, Metaphysics, Astronomy, and Theology in Late-antique Greek and Early Islamic Cosmology

External Website

Courant Research Center EDRIS

Areas of Research

Epistemology and the philosophical sciences in tafsīr; Islamic cosmology; Al-Fārābī and Ibn Sīnā’s metaphysics and cosmology