Berlin Institute for Islamic Theology


The Working Group consists of a Steering and a Consultative Committee. The Steering Committee decides, with the director of the working group, the research areas and activities.

Serdar Kurnaz (Berlin Institute for Islamic Theology, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) leads the working group.

Amin Ehteshami (Post-Doc Fellow at the Berlin Institute for Islamic Theology) supports the Steering Committee, which consists of the two following partners and their respective institutions:

Prof Asad Q. Ahmed, Department of Near Eastern Studies, University of California, Berkeley

Prof Robert Gleave, Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter


Members of the Consultative Committee:

Prof. Dr. Mathias Rohe, Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Prof. Dr. Felicitas Opwis, Georgetown University Washington

Prof. Dr. Christoph Möllers, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Dr. Feriel Bouhafa, University of Cambridge

Dr. Ziad Bou Akl, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Département de philosophie

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