Von der DFG gefördertes Langfristprogramm


Das moderne Indien in deutschen Archiven

- project coordinator for the Berlin site

- coordination of archival research

- assistance in editing and publishing processes of Archival Reflexicon and Thematic Resources

- content management MIDA web presence

- knowledge transfer


2022 - Master of Arts Modern South and Southeast Asian Studies, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

MA thesis: The global sixties in India – Reflections on networks and perception of the Naxalite movement.

2019 - Bachelor of Arts Area Studies Asia/Africa, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Focus: South Asia

BA thesis: Regulation, territorial flexibility and interest based claims: Informal street vending in Kolkata.

Awards and Scholarships

2021 - grant for MA thesis from Berliner Wissenschaftlichen Gemeinschaft e.V. and Erhard Höpfner Stiftung

2016 - PROMOS scholarship of the DAAD

Study and Research Trips

2019 - assistant to Dr. Melitta Waligora during a research trip to Kolkata

2016-17 - year abroad, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

BA/MA History, MA Film Studies, MA English Literature


2020. Martin Christof-Füchsle, Nico Putz. "India-related private collections in German Archives." MIDA Thematic Resource. Link

2019. Nico Putz. "India-related sources in the Lautarchiv of the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin." MIDA Thematic Resource. Link

2019. Anandita Bajpai, Johannes Heymann, Nico Putz. "Sources in the Joachim-Heidrich-papers at the Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient, Berlin." MIDA Thematic Resource. Link

Professional Development

2019-21 - Student Assistant / DFG funded long term project „Das Moderne Indien in deutschen Archiven“, Berlin

2018-20 - Student Assistant / Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient, Berlin

Research Units: Trajectories of Life and Knowledge

Representations of the Past as Mobilizing Force

2018 - Student Assistant / IGK „Arbeit und Lebenslauf in globalgeschichtlicher Perspektive [re:work], Berlin

Project: Servants‘ Past (edited volume)

2017 - Student Assistant / Universität Erfurt

Project: ‚ICAS:MP Inaugural Conference: Changing Contours of the Political‘