PD Dr. Markus Dreßler

Assistant Professor bis 03/2016

markus Dressler

Kontaktdaten

E-Mail:dresslermarkus1@gmail.com

 

Liste der Publikationen (link)

 

EDUCATION                                                                                                                                

2014  Habilitation in Religious Studies, Bayreuth University

2011  Doçentlik (Turkish equivalent to Habilitation) in Sociology

2001   Ph.D. Religious Studies (Dr. phil.), Max Weber Center for Cultural and Social Studies, Erfurt University
         (supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hans Kippenberg)

1997   M.A. Religious Studies and Islamic Studies, Marburg University

 

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY (full-time)

since 04/2016           Assistant Professor, Leipzig University

10/2015 - 03/2016    Assistant Professor, Bayreuth University, Religious Studies Department

04/2015 - 09/2015    Visiting Professor (Lehrstuhlvertretung), Universität Bayreuth, Department of Religious Studies

2014-2015        Visiting Professor (Lehrstuhlvertretung), Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Social Scientific Study
                       of Religion, Institute for Sociology

2013-2014        Assistant Professor, Bayreuth University, Religious Studies Department

2011-2013        Associate Professor, Istanbul Technical University, Social Sciences and Humanities Department

2008-2011        Assistant Professor, Istanbul Technical University, Social Sciences and Humanities Department

2005-2008        Assistant Professor (tenure track), Hofstra University, Religion Department

2003 (fall)        Visiting Assistant Professor, Oberlin College, Religion Department

 

Further RESEARCH AND TEACHING AFFILIATIONS

since 2011     Visiting Professor, University of St.Gallen.

since 2011     Associate Professor, Istanbul Technical University, Social Sciences and Humanities Department.

2008-2011     Assistant Professor, Istanbul Technical University, Social Sciences and Humanities Department.

2010             Research Fellow, Zentrum Moderner Orient Berlin (June-July).

2010             Visiting Assist. Professor, Turkology, Free University Berlin, ERASMUS Faculty Exchange Program (June-July).

2008/2009     Senior Fellow in Residence, Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations, Koç University, Istanbul.

2007/2008     Research Fellow, American Research Institute in Turkey ARIT, Istanbul.

2005-2008     Assistant Professor (tenure track), Hofstra University, Religion Department.

2004 (spring) Visiting Adjunct Professor, New York University, Department for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies.

2003 (fall)     Visiting Assistant Professor, Oberlin College, Religion Department.

2003 (spring) Visiting Adjunct Professor, New York University, Religious Studies Program. 

2001/02        Visiting Scholar, New York University, Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies
                    (November 2001-May 2002  

2001             Visiting Scholar, Orient Institute of the German Oriental Society, Istanbul (May-Oct. 2001).

 

SCHOLARSHIPS and AWARDS

2010           Research Fellow (summer) at Zentrum Moderner Orient, Berlin

2008-09      Senior Fellow in Residence, Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations, Koç University

2007-08      Fellowship for      Research in Turkey (Sept. 2007 – March 2008), American Research Institute in Turkey/ National Endowment for the Humanities

2007           Faculty Research Development Grant, Hofstra University, for summer research in Turkey

2006           Grant for organizing conference on “The Politics of Religion-Making” scheduled for October 2007,
                  Hofstra University Cultural Center

2006           Faculty Research Development Grant, Hofstra University, for summer research trip to Turkey

2003/4        Stipend, European-American Young Scholars’ Summer Institutes 2003-2004: Secularization and Religion

2002-04      Research grant, Columbia University, Middle East Institute, Muslims in New York City Project

2001-02        Post-doctoral Scholarship, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD); research project: “The Religious
                  Meaning of the Political. Alevi Poetry in the 20th Century”

1998-2001   Dissertation research and writing scholarship, State of Thuringia and Erfurt University

1996-97      M.A. Scholarship, Markel Foundation, Stuttgart

 

REFEREE Activity (for journals)

Religion

Der Islam: Zeitschrift für Geschichte und Kultur des islamischen Orients

Muslim World

Comparative Islamic Studies

Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations

European Journal of Turkish Studies

New Perspectives on Turkey

Urban Anthropology and Studies of Cultural Systems and World Economic Developments

Sikh Formations: Religion, Culture, and Theory

Türk Kültürü ve Hacı Bektaş Veli Araştırma Dergisi

 

REFEREE Activity (for academic publishers)

Oxford University Press

University of North Carolina Press

Edinburgh University Press

 

REFEREE Activity (for national research organizations)

Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research, Council for the Humanities

Swiss National Science Foundation, Division of Humanities and Social Sciences