Dr. Christiane Nowak-Lipps


SFB 1070 ResourceCultures
Gartenstraße 29
Room 115
72074 Tübingen
Tel.: +49-(0)7071-29-73582
Email: christiane.nowak-lipps@uni-tuebingen.de



B 04: Search for Resources as an Incentive for ‘Processes of Colonisation’? Causal Research Regarding the Foundation of Roman Settlements in Italy and North Africa


Academic Education

since 2017

scientific associate in the SFB 1070 ResourceCultures

2015 - 2017

scientific associate in the Department for Classical Archaeology at the Freie Universität Berlin

2012 - 2015

general consultant at the German Archaeological Institute in Rome

2009 - 2011

Research Fellow at the Graduiertenkolleg "Forms of Prestige in the Cultures of Antiquity" at the Institute for Classical Archaeology of the LMU Munich


Research stay at Tufts University in Boston/Medford (U.S.A.) - Perseus Digital Library

2007 - 2009

PhD scholarship of the Gerda Henkel Foundation at the German Archaeological Institute in Rome in the Research Training Group "Italian Cultures of the 7th to 3rd Centuries B.C. in Southern Italy and Sicily".

2006 - 2011

Doctorate on "Ethnic plurality in lower Italy? Studies on burial rituals in the Greek colonies in the 5th and 4th centuries BC".

2000 - 2006

Studies of Classical Archaeology, Art History and Ancient History at the Universities of Leipzig and Cologne


Scholarships and Awards


Travel Scholarship of the German Archaeological Institute


Fritz Thyssen Stiftung – Forschungsstipendium

Die Bauornamentik von Anazarbos


DAAD Promotionsstipendium in Rome

2003 - 2006

Scholarship holder of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes


Research Focuses

  • Archaeology and history of Magna Graecia
  • Roman Colonization in Central Italy
  • Iconography of lower Italian vases
  • Realism as a pictorial category