Svetlana Dolgusheva

Svetlana Dolgusheva, M.A.

Researcher SNSF-Project

PhD-Student Islamic Studies


since 2016

Doctoral student in the SNSF project "Between Religion and Alchemy. The scholar Ibn Arfa‘ Ra’s (d. 1197) as a model for an integrative Arabic literary and cultural history"


Research assistant (working with Prof Dr Regula Forster, Seminar for Semitic and Arabic Studies, Freie Universität Berlin)


Studied Arabic Studies and Linguistics at Freie Universität Berlin


Studied Foreign Languages at the Paedagogical State University of Kazan (Russia)


Research interests

Arabic Language and Literature, History of Arabic Alchemy, Arabic Manuscripts

PhD project

Edition and commentary of Ibn Arfaʿ Raʾs's Shudhūr adh-dhahab.