em. Prof.

Nicholas Sims-Williams , BA PhD FBA

Nicholas Sims-Williams

Corresponding Member of the Division of Humanities and the Social Sciences abroad since 1990

  • University of London


Research Areas:

  • Linguistics and Literature
  • Iranian studies
  • Oriental studies
  • Comparative linguistics



Selected Memberships:

  • British Academy
  • Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres, Paris
  • Academia Europaea
  • American Oriental Society
  • American Philosophical Society

Selected Prizes:

  • Roman Ghirshman Preis der Academie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres, Institut de France
  • Book of the Year Prize of the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Hirayama Prize