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Sarah Albrecht

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Institute of Islamic Studies

Fabeckstraße 23-25, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 757 88
Emailalbrecht.sarah@fu-berlin.de

Areas of Expertise

  • Islam
  • Islamic law
  • Muslims in non-Islamic countries


Dr. Schirin Amir-Moazami
Professor of Islamic Studies

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Institute for Islamic Studies

Fabeckstraße 23-25, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 558 65
Emailschirin.amir-moazami@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Schirin Amir-Moazami

Areas of Expertise

  • Islam in Europe
  • Religious policy
  • Secularization concepts
  • Political theory (especially: liberalism theories, feminist theories, theories of multiculturalismn)
  • Islam and gender


Dr. Hansjörg Dilger
Professor of Social Anthropology

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology

Landoltweg 9-11, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 565 05
Emailhansjoerg.dilger@berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Hansjörg Dilger

Areas of Expertise

  • Anthropology of religion, especially Pentecostal churches and Islam in Africa
  • Christian-Muslim relations
  • Migration and religion
  • Medical anthropology (in particular HIV / AIDS, international health policies, migration and health)
  • Research on masculinity and kinship
  • Anthropology of education and learning in East Africa
  • Regional: Eastern and Southern Africa (especially Tanzania and South Africa)
  • Context of migration


Dr. Ulrike Freitag
Professor of Islamic Studies

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Islamic Studies, Freie Universität and Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO)

oder Fabeckstr. 23-25 (Freie Universität)
Kirchweg 33 (ZMO), 14129 Berlin, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)838-52487 (Freie Universität), 80307-0 und 80307-229 (ZMO)
Emailufreitag@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Ulrike Freitag

Areas of Expertise

  • Modern history of the Middle East with emphasis on the Arabian Peninsula and the Levant (esp. Syria, Lebanon)
  • Migration
  • Urbanization processes


Dr. Axel Havemann
Privatdozent

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Institute of Islamic Studies

Fabeckstr. 23-25, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 524 87
Emailaxel.havemann@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Axel Havemann

Areas of Expertise

  • Modern Middle East
  • Shiites


Dr. Gudrun Krämer
Professor of Islamic Studies

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Institute of Islamic Studies

Fabeckstr. 23-25, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 52487
Emailgudrun.kraemer@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Gudrun Krämer

Areas of Expertise

  • Islam / Islamism
  • Modern Middle East
  • History of the Middle East
  • Islamic law


Dr. Angelika Neuwirth
Professor of Arabic Studies

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Seminar for Semitic and Arabic Studies

Fabeckstraße 23-25, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 535 97
Emailangelika.neuwirth@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Angelika Neuwirth

Areas of Expertise

  • Transculturality
  • Koran and Koranic exegesis
  • Modern Arabic literature of the Levant
  • Palestinian poetry
  • Literature of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict


Dr. Carola Richter
Professor of Political Science

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Institute for Media and Communication Studies
International Communication

Garystraße 55, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 58898
Emailcarola.richter@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Carola Richter

Areas of Expertise

  • Arab media (al-Jazeera, Egypt, Libya)
  • Protest movements in the Arab world, Islamists
  • Foreign reporting
  • Image of Islam
  • Media and the Middle East conflict
  • Media and migration / refugees


Dr. Peter Scholz
Professor of Law

Department of Law

Amtsgericht Tiergarten, Van't-Hoff-Str. 8, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 9014 2557
EmailPAN.Scholz@t-online.de
HomepageDr. jur. Dr. phil. Peter Scholz

Areas of Expertise

  • Islamic law
  • Islam and German law


Dr. Shabo Talay
Professor of Semitic Studies

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Seminar for Semitic and Arabic Studies
Semitic Studies

Fabeckstraße 23-25, Berlin 14195

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 603 63
Emailshabo.talay@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Shabo Talay

Areas of Expertise

  • Semitic languages
  • Arabic and Arabic dialectology (i.e., Syria, Iraq, Turkey)
  • Aramaic languages in the Near East and in Europe
  • Oriental Christians, past and present
  • Christian-Muslim coexistence in the Near East
  • Ethnic group of Arameans, Assyrians, Chaldeans
  • Coexistence of Kurds and Syrian-Aramaic Christians (Turkey, Syria, Iraq)


Torsten Tschacher
Professor of Islamic Studies

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Institute of Islamic Studies

Fabeckstr. 23-25, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 653 64
Emailtorsten.tschacher@fu-berlin.de
HomepageJun.-Prof. Dr. Torsten Tschacher

Areas of Expertise

  • Islam in South Asia
  • India
  • Sri Lanka
  • Singapore
  • Indians in Southeast Asia


Dr. Jochen Töpfer

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Institute for East European Studies
Division of Sociology

Garystraße 55, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 505 95
Emailjochen.toepfer@fu-berlin.de
HomepageDr. Jochen Töpfer

Areas of Expertise

  • Social, political, and economic aspects of the processes in Eastern Europe
  • Southeastern Europe / former Yugoslavia
  • Privatization
  • Informality and neo-feudalism
  • Parties and political elites in transformation
  • Transboundary cooperation in border regions of the EU
  • Religion and society
  • Religion and politics