Dr. Prof. Anton Pritula
Curator and Lead Researcher in the Oriental Department at the Hermitage Museum (St. Petersburg); Professor and Chief Research Fellow in the Institute for Oriental and Classical Studies, HSE University (Moscow).
Education and Scholarly Career:
- PhD thesis "Christianity and the Persian Manuscript Tradition in 13th–17th Centuries", Faculty of Oriental Studies, St. Petersburg University (2001);
- Dr. Sci. thesis "East Syriac Poetry of the 13th–17th Centuries: The Ways of Evolution and Transmission", Institute for Oriental and Classical Studies, HSE University, Moscow (2021);
- Oriental Department, Hermitage Museum: Assistant (1995-2001), Junior research fellow (2001-2004), Senior research fellow (2004-2007), Head of Byzance and Middle East section (2007-2016), Lead research fellow (2016);
- Institute for Oriental and Classical Studies, HSE University: Senior research fellow (2020-2022), Associate Professor (2021-2022), Chief research fellow (2021), Professor (2022)
Literature and art of the medieval Middle East, cultural interaction between Christian and Muslim communities.
The State Hermitage Museum
HSE University (Moscow)
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-2354-1171