Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - Institute of Asian and African Studies

Prof. Dr. Antoni Huber

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Prof. Dr. Antoni Huber
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Visiting address
Invalidenstraße 118 , Room 503
Phone number
(030) 2093-66062
(030) 2093-66084
Mailing address
Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin



Fields of Teaching and Research:
  • Anthropology and Cultural History of Tibet and Himalayan Areas


Current Research Projects:
  • Clans and Descent Theories in the eastern Himalayas
  • Bon religion in Mon-yul Corridor and East Bhutan
  • Hunting Culture and the Role of Wild Animals in Tibetan Societies
  • Ethnography of Himalayan highland societies in Arunachal Pradesh
  • Tibetan Pilgrimage
Curriculum Vitae:
  • 1993: Ph.D. Canterbury University, New Zealand
  • 1996-1997: Guest Professor for Tibetan Studies, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, U.S.A.
  • 1997-1998: Research Fellow, Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation, Berlin, Germany
  • 1999-2003: Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies, Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1986-Present: Field Research in Tibetan and Tibetan-influenced Societies in Central Tibet, Amdo, Changthang, Himachal Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Bhutan and Nepal