Ildar Garipzanov

Professor - History
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Phone +47-22841937
Room NT 523
Available hours by appointment
Visiting address Niels Henrik Abels vei 36 Niels Treshows hus 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1008 Blindern 0315 OSLO

Academic Interests

early medieval history in general,

and more specifically, Carolingian history, the history of the Viking Age, and late antique and early medieval cultural history


Supervision of MA students in early medieval and Viking Age history. 

Higher education and employment history

MA, History, Kazan State University, 1988.Kandidat of Historical Sciences, Kazan State University, 1991. MA, Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest, 1998. PhD, Medieval History, Fordham University, New York, 2004.

Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Ancient and Medieval History, Kazan State University, 1994-99. Postdoctoral Fellow (2004-2007) and Senior Researcher (2007-2012) at the Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Bergen. Associate Professor (2012-13) at the Dept. of Archaeology, Conservation and History, University of Oslo, and Professor of Early Medieval History from 2013.


Member of the editorial board for the book series Medieval Identities: Socio-Cultural Spaces at Brepols.

Select Fellowships and Awards

  • Dr. Günther Findel-Stiftung Fellowship, Herzog August Bibliothek, Wolfenbüttel (2002–2003),
  • Yngre fremragende forskere Fellowship, NFR (2007–2012),
  • Oliver Smithies Visiting Lectureship, Balliol College, Oxford (2012),
  • FriHum-ERC Fellowship, NFR (2012–2017)​
  • Clare Hall Visiting Fellowship, Cambridge (2015–16)
  • Visiting Membership at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton (fall 2016) 



Tags: Early Medieval History, Medieval Studies, Viking Age History, Cultural History, Medieval Culture, Political Culture, Numismatics
Published July 19, 2012 8:24 PM - Last modified Dec. 28, 2017 2:11 PM