Department of Historical
The Department covers three scientific disciplines: history, history of arts and
archaeology. It has 12 historians (9 full members and 4 corresponding members),
3 historians of arts (2 full and 1 corresponding member) and 3 archaeologists
(2 full and 1 corresponding member). The Department has 4 non-resident members
and 14 foreign members (from Italy, Greece, Austria, USA, France, Turkey, The
Netherlands, Bulgaria and Germany).
Scientific activity of Department is realized through scientific projects and
referent Committees, that cover almost all periods and areas where Serbian
people live. The same refers to the archaeology and history of arts. The
members of SASA are in charge of all projects and Committees. Eminent
scientific workers from universities and institutes participate in the work of
Committees. The Department realizes its scientific tasks through
inter-departmental committees and individual projects.
Historical Institute, Institute for Byzantine Studies, Institute for Balkan
Studies and two Centers for Scientific Research, in Niš and Kragujevac, are
under the authority of the Department.