Staff

Chairs

Prof. Dr. Christoph Bochinger
Chair for the Study of Religion

Prof. Dr. Paula Schrode
Chair for the Study of Religion with special focus on contemporary cultures of  Islam

Prof. Dr. Eva Spies
Junior Professor for the Study of Religion with special focus on Africa

Emeriti

Prof. Dr. em. Ulrich Berner
Professor for the Study of Religion / Affiliated Senior Fellow and Principal Investigator at Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies (BIGSAS)

Affiliated chair

Prof. Dr. Bernt Schnettler
Chair for Sociology

William James Visiting Professors

Here you will find a list with all visiting professors since 2007
Here is some general information


Administration

Marita Dick
Secretary of Prof. Schrode and Prof. Spies

Verena Reiß
Secretary of Prof. Bochinger, Secretary at the Institute for the Study of Contemporary Religious Fields (IRG), Web Administrator

 

Teaching Staff

Benedikt Erb, M.A.
Instructor

Dr. phil. Magnus Echtler
Assistant Professor

Dr. Christian Funke
Instructor

Leyla Jagiella, M.A.
Instructor

Dr. Stefan Kurth
Assistant Professor

Nahrin Lahdo, M.A.
Research assistant

PD Dr. Robert Langer
Head of research group "Contemporary Muslim Cultures"

Ines Sonntag, M.A. (in parental leave)
Instructor

Stefan Schröder, M.A.
Instructor

Benjamin Weineck M.A.
Research assistant in the research group "Contemporary Muslim Cultures"

Here you will find a list of former members

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