Dr Georg Christ

Snr Lecturer (Mediev and Early Mod Hist)

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Currently on research leave



2008-2012 Research Group Leader, group 'Trading Diasporas in the Eastern Mediterranean (1250-1450)', Transcultural Studies, Universität Heidelberg (associated with Graduate School MathComp, founding member Heidelberg Centre for the Environment (HCE); founder and coordinator of Methods and Application Collegium (MAK)

2006-2008  UN military observer in the Middle East with the United Nations Truce Supervision Organisation (UNTSO). Deputy chief Joint Mission Analysis Centre (JMAC) at HQ Jerusalem. Awarded Head of Mission Commendation.

2002-2006  PhD Universität Basel; research in Venice, Cairo, Alexandria

2001  Lic. phil. hist. in history, economics and islamic studies

Lt Col, GSO, Staff Ter Div 4 (Swiss Army)

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