2019: Appointment for a Mercator Fellowship SFB 1187 “Media of Cooperation” at Siegen University (GER), declined in favour of my visiting professor appointment at Kassel University
2018: Naming of the newly discovered maritime species Joculator boguszae; see Cecalupo, Alberto, and Ivan Perugia: “New species of Cerithiopsidae (Gastropoda: Triphoroidea) from Papua New Guinea (Pacific Ocean)”, in: Visaya Supplement 11, 2018 (proof attached).
2017: Appointment to a Full Senior Researcher Fellowship at the Max-Weber-Kolleg für kultur- und sozialwissenschaftliche Studien, Erfurt (GER) for the winter term 2017/18, declined in favour of my visiting professor appointment at Kassel University
2012-2017: Standing invitation for an appointment as visiting professor at the Collège de France Paris (F), lately declined in favour of my visiting professor appointment at Kassel University
Interdisciplinary Graduate Programme “Ecologies of Social Cohesion. Heterogeneity and Hybridity in Synchronic and Diachronic Comparison”, Kassel University, with Prof. Dr Jörn Lamla, Dr. Franziska Müller, Prof. Dr Anke Ortlepp, Prof. Dr Kai Ruffing, Prof. Dr Sabine Ruß-Sattar (AZ. P/979).
Grants for supplementary teaching assignments for the empirical project-based learning Seminar “Soziologie global” at the Graduate Centre for Environmental Research and Teaching at Kassel University (GradZ).
German-Italian-French Research Conferences at the Villa Vigoni, Italy on the Topic “Wozu Pragmatismus? Zur Relevanz des Pragmatismus in den Sozial- und Geisteswissenschaften” with Albert Ogien (CEMS/EHESS Paris) and Roberto Frega (Universitá di Bologna), funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, the Villa Vigoni (Italy) and the Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme (France), AZ. GZ: BO 3268/2-1 & AOBJ: 591480.
Travel Grant from the Fritz Thyssen Foundation for an Ethnography of the Expedition “Our Planet reviewed. Estimating Biodiversity in Papua New Guinea and on the Planet” in Madang, Papua New Guinea AZ. 50.12.0.033.
Postdoc Grant from the Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme (FMSH) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for an Ethnography on Biodiversity Research at the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
Grant from the Hans Böckler Foundation (Doctoral Sponsorship, 2004-2006); Grant from the Hans Böckler Foundation (Student Sponsorship, 1997-2005).