Prof. Dr Achim Lichtenberger

Research Interests

  • Representation of the Hellenistic and Roman sovereigns
  • Greek-Roman Near East
  • Iconography, Ancient Religion, Numismatic

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2013-2014 
Fellow Institute for Advanced Studies, Jerusalem
  • Since 2013
 Spokesperson for the Centre for Mediterranean Studies
  • 2011-2013
 Vice-dean of the Faculty of History
  • 2011-2013
 Executive head of the Institute of Archaeological Sciences of the RUB
  • Since 2010
 Chairman of the Centre for Mediterranean Studies
  • Since 2010
 Professor for Classical Archaeology at the Ruhr-Universität
  • 2009/10
 Academic senior councillor in Münster
  • 2008
 Habilitation in Münster, venia legendi for Classical Archaeology
  • 2003/04
 Feodor-Lynen-scholarship at the University of Cambridge and Visiting Fellow Fitzwilliam College
  • 2002-2009 
Research assistant in Münster
  • 2002 
DFG research scholar and research assistant at the Chair for the Old Testament and Biblical Archaeology in Mainz
  • 2001/02
 Teaching assignment at the Institute for Classical Archaeology in Tübingen
  • 2001
 Doctorate at the Eberhard Karls-Universität Tübingen
  • 1998-2001
 Scholarship holder of the post graduate programme „Anatolien und seine Nachbarn“ (“Anatolia and its neighbours”) at the Universität Tübingen
  • 1998
 Master's degree at the Humboldt Universität of Berlin
  • 1993-1998
 Studies of Classical Archaeology, Ancient History and Protestant Theology in Münster, Rome and Berlin

Research Projects

Institute of Archaeological Studies
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Am Bergbaumuseum 31
D-44791 Bochum

Office Hours: Thurs. 14-16 Uhr
Phone: 0234 - 32/28528

Publications Prof. Dr Achim Lichtenberger