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PD Dr. Alexander Free

Research and teaching staff


Historisches Seminar der LMU
Alte Geschichte
Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
80539 München

Visiting Address: Historicum, Schellingstr. 12, Room K523

Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 5413

Office hours:
During term-time: Tuesday 2:00-3:00 pm und by appointment

Studied History and Classical Philology at the Eberhard-Karls University Tübingen. 2010 Staatsexamen. 2011-2012 PhD grant awarded by the Gerda-Henkel-Stiftung. 2013-2014 research position in the DFG project "Mediale Diskurse Römischer Herrscherrepräsentation". 2014 PhD. Since 2014 part of the academic staff at the Institute of Ancient History at the LMU Munich. 2022-2023 Feodor Lynen research grant of the Humboldt-Foundation at Yale University. 2022 Habilitation. 2023 Summer Fellowship in Byzantine Studies in Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University.