RGKrause_Harvey_animalium

William Harvey, Exercitationes de generatione animalium. Quibus accedunt quaedam de partu: de membranis ac humoribis uteri: et de conceptione, Amstelodami: Lud. Elzevir 1651, frontispiece.

People

Experience in the Premodern Sciences of Soul & Body ca. 800–1650

Research Group Leader Katja Krause

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Research Group Leader

Research Group Leader (1 Nov 2018-31 Oct 2023)

PhD, Professor, TU Berlin

Knowledge Ensouled: Premodern Experience of the Natural World

kkrause@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Service and Administrators

Editorial Assistant (1 Mar 2020-31 Oct 2023)

Dr.

Premodern Sciences of Soul & Body

ksturge@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Digital Content Curator (1 Oct 2021-31 Oct 2023)

The Virtual Sourcebook: A Global History of Experience

Departmental Assistant

czhang@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Researchers

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Jul 2019-30 Sep 2021)

Dr.

The Physician's Album Amicorum: Humanist Cultures of Knowledge Networking

mavxentevskaya@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Aug 2021-31 Jul 2022)

Mathematics, the Body and the Soul: Nicolaus Steno and the Search for Certainty in the 17th Century

ndealbuquerque@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Visiting Scholar (21 Sep 2020-31 May 2022)

Prof. Dr.

History of Experience of the Aristotelian and Medical Traditions in Antiquity

jmchase@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Visiting Scholar (1 Oct 2020-30 Sep 2021)

Child Development and its Histories

jcole@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Predoctoral Fellow (1 Nov 2018-30 Apr 2022)

Definition and Division in Medieval Latin Commentaries on Aristotle’s Historia Animalium and De Partibus Animalium

Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Oct 2019-30 Sep 2021)

Dr.

Experience as a Way to Certain Knowledge in Islamic Thought

herlwein@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Visiting Scholar (Feb 2022-28 Feb 2022)

Prof. Dr.

Matter, Causation, and Experimental Knowledge in Early Modern Scholastic Natural Science from Colonial Chile and Ecuador

Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Nov 2021-31 Dec 2021)

Dr.

Sesible Taxonomies Medieval Accounts of Animal Perception

Visiting Scholar (1 Jan 2021-30 Nov 2021)

Dr.

Hortus Indicus Malalbaricus: The Euroasian Life of a Seventeenth-Century "European" Botanical Classic

mmenon@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Postdoctoral Fellow (1 Feb 2022-31 Oct 2023)

Dr.

Heilkunde oder Philosophie? Die syrische Überlieferung der Medizin zwischen Empirie und Tradition

Visiting Predoctoral Fellow (1 Mar 2020-31 Oct 2023)

The Coimbra Commentaries' Doctrine of Sense Perception

ytao@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

Postdoctoral Fellow (1 May 2021-31 Jul 2023)

German Scientists, their Observations, and Institutional Ties to the New World in the Seventeenth Century

twietecha@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de

External Advisors

This Research Group is complemented by an interdisciplinary board of external advisors, including:

Peter Adamson (LMU Munich), Dong Xiu Yuang (Shandong University), Steven Harvey (Bar-Ilan University), Roberto Hofmeister Pich (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul), Luís Lopez-Farjeat (UP Mexico), José Meirinhos (Universidade do Porto), Yosef Schwartz (Cohn Institute, Tel Aviv University), Loris Sturlese (Università del Salento), and Richard Taylor (Marquette University).

 

Collaborators

We work in close collaboration with the following existing research projects:

  • Heirs of Avicenna and Natur in politischen Ordnungsentwürfen (both LMU Munich)
  • Animal Rationale Mortale, Petrus Hispanus medicus, and From Data to Wisdom (Universidade do Porto)
  • Aquinas and “the Arabs” International Working Group
  • Making Mysticism (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg) (completed)