Nesina Grütter

SNSF Starting Grant Professor at the Dominique Barthélemy Institute

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  • Comparatistics: Semitics and History of Religions (Ancient Near East and Mediterranean)
  • Septuagint and Cognate Studies: Textual Criticism, Translation Studies and Reception History
  • Digitization: Religion-Connotated Materiality and Literature in Growing Corpora


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Research and publications

Public commitments and mandates

  • Awards and distinctions

    • SNSF Starting Grant 2022 for MiTAnIm project (2023 – 2028)
    • Research grant of the Forschungsfonds 2022 zur Förderung exzellenter Nachwuchsforschender der Universität Basel
    • The John William Wevers Prize in Septuagint Studies 2016 for the Paper  "A Tale of One City (Nah 3: 8–9). A Text-Critical Solution for an Often Discussed Problem Proviced by a Reading Preserved in the Septuagint", in: Journal of Septuagint and Cognate Studies 50 (2017), 160–175.
    • The Amerbach Prize 2016 (sponsored by the University of Basel) for the doctoral dissertation, which has appeared in revised form as Das Buch Nahum. Eine vergleichende Untersuchung des masoretischen Texts und der Septuagintaübersetzung, Wissenschaftliche Monographie zum Alten und Neuen Testament 148, Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlagsgesellschaft, 2016.