Awards and scholarships

2017    City of Vienna: Award for general merits in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Economics and Law.

2015-2018    Austrian Academy of Science: APART Habilitation Scholarship.

2015    City of Vienna: Research Grant for writing an article for the journal Ethnopolitics.

2013-2015    Austrian Science Fund (FWF): Erwin Schrödinger International Mobility Scholarship for the Central European University in Budapest.

2013    German Publishers and Booksellers Association: ‘Humanities International Award’ funding the translation of my book on Brody.

2012    Austrian Academy of Science: Richard G. Plaschka Prize for outstanding merits in East European Studies.

2011    Austrian Science Fund (FWF): Publication Grant for the book on Brody.

2010    Austrian Science Fund (FWF): Publication Grant for the book on border towns.

2009    City of Vienna: Research Grant for writing an article for the Austrian History Yearbook.

2009    German Association for East European History (VOH): Fritz T. Epstein Prize for the best thesis in East European History (Germany).

2009    Vienna University: Doc.Award for an outstanding thesis (Austria).

2009    Department of Social and Economic History at Vienna University: Michael Mitterauer Award for the best thesis in economic history (Austria).

2009    Network of historical cities (Forum Stadt): Otto Borst Prize for an outstanding thesis in urban history (Germany).

2009    6th Summer Academy of the Institut historique allemand. Espaces: concepts – perceptions – usages (Paris).

2009    6th International Seminar for Research Students on German Jewish History and Culture in Modern Times at the Leo-Baeck-Institut (Jerusalem).

2008    Alumni-Meeting of the International Forum of Young Scholars on Eastern European Jewry, Budapest.

2007    Summer Academy of the Herder-Instituts: Multiethnizität im lokalen Raum. Europäische Städte im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert im Vergleich, Marburg.

2005    2nd Summer School of the International Forum of Young Scholars on Eastern European Jewry, Vilnius.

2003    Two-month research grant at the Yiddish Medem Library, Paris.

1999-2000    Erasmus scholarship for the Université Paris IV – Sorbonne, Paris.