This European Research Council Grant paves the way towards research independence and helps researchers, for example, to set up their own research group.
The researchers are members of the Center for Religious Studies.
Professor Nikolai Axmacher, Head of the Department of Neuropsychology at RUB, was awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant.
Professor Hendrik Hildebrandt, Professor at the Faculty of Physics and Astronomy, was awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant.
Carmen Meinert is a professor for Central Asian Religions at the Center for Religious Studies.
Alexandra Cuffel is professor for Jewish religion in past and present times at the Center for Religious Studies.