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

Prof. Dr. phil. Ingeborg Baldauf

Publications Prof. Dr. phil. Ingeborg Baldauf
Prof. Dr. phil. Ingeborg Baldauf
ingeborg.baldauf (at)

Visiting address
Invalidenstraße 118 , Room 502
Phone number
(030) 2093-66051
(030) 2093-66084
Consultation hours
Mi 15.00-16.00 Uhr
Mailing address
Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin


Professor Baldauf is on research leave in the summer semester of 2021. She will retire on 30 September 2021. Her successor is Professor Manja Stephan-Emmrich, who is already in office.


Fields of teaching and research:
  • Languages and Cultures of Middle Asia


Current research projects:
  • Proverbs of North-Afghanistan
  • Mahmud Xudja Behbudi and the Islamic Enlightenment in Middle Asia
  • Pilgrimage in North-Afghanistan
  • Uzbek Language
  • Folk Puzzles of the Turk Peoples
  • Uzbek Literature in the early 20th century

Curriculum Vitae:
  • Study of Turcology and Islamic studies
  • Doctorate of Uzbek folksongs of Northern Afghanistan
  • Habilitation of Linguistic Reform and Change of Scripture among the Turkic People of Russia and the Soviet Union (1850-1937).