The associate members – usually employed in other German and international universities and research institutions, or in the economy – complement and enhance the expertise of EZIRE. They accompany and enrich the work of EZIRE through guest lectures, as a lecturer, as an internal peer reviewer, or by connecting the EZIRE in their scientific networks.
Beate Anam, M.A.
Researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle/Saale, Doctoral Candidate at the Institute of Oriental Studies, University of Leipzig and Department ‘Law & Anthropology’.
Work focuses: Islam in Europe, Islam and gender, Islamic modelled bioethics, Islamic modelled medical ethics, lawgiving and legal practice in Islamic modelled countries
Dr. Welmoet Boender
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Religion and Theology, Beliefs and Practices, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Work focuses: Islam in the Netherlands and in Western Europe, Imams and Mosques, Religion and Development, Islamic Theology, Muslim-Christian Relations, Religion and Development, Islam in Indonesia
Dr. Hüseyin I. Çiçek
Dr. Aysun Yasar
Lecturer at the Department for Islamic-Theological Studies, University of Vienna/Austria