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Prof. Dr. Frederik Elwert


Digital Humanities Coordinator, Center for Religious Studies

Areas of Research

Digital Humanities, Sociology of Religion, Religion and Migration, Network Research

Frederik Elwert studied religion and sociology in Bremen and Leipzig. He received his PhD from Ruhr-University Bochum in 2014.

Principal Investigator of CRC 1475 „Metaphors of Religion“

Unscheduled Professor of Center for Religious Studies and CERES Teaching

Coordination of CERES Digital Humanities Initiative

Project Leader of DiGA , Subproject B01 , Subproject C04 and Subproject INF

Project Management of Digitization of Gandharan Artefacts , Linked Data Methodologies in Gandhāran Buddhist Art and Texts , Modelling Topics and Structures of Religious Online Communication and Semantic and Social Network Analysis as a Means to Study Religious Contact (SeNeReKo)

Research Associate of Migration und Religion. Eine historisch-komparative Untersuchung ausgewählter Migrantengruppen

Associated Researcher of Digital Edition of al-Samarqandī’s ʿAyn al-Naẓar

Administrative Staff of Center for Religious Studies

Member of Research Department of CERES RESEARCH DEPARTMENT

Member of Scientific Network on the Relationship Between Religious Minorities and Majorities

Cooperation Partner of NFDI4Memory

PhD Student of CERES Early Career Researchers' Program