Dirk Schuster, PhD

Research Associate

Fields of Research

  • Interdependences of religion and politics
  • Religion in National Socialism
  • History of the Evangelical Regional Church A.B. in Romania
  • New religious movements
  • Atheism today

Dirk Schuster, PhD

Campus Neues Palais

 

room
1.11.2.28

 

consulting hours
next:
14/06/2019, 10-12 a.m.
17/06/2019, 10-12 a.m.

Curriculum Vitae

    • Born in 1984
    • 2004–2009 Study of medieval and modern history and religious studies at the University of Leipzig
    • February–March 2011 Internship at the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, Dublin
    • April 2011–September 2014 Doctorate scholar of the Friedrich-Naumann Foundation for Freedom
    • Winter Semester 2012/13 Lectureship at the Institute for Religious Studies of University of Leipzig
    • 2013–2014 lectureships at the Institute for the Study of Religion of the Freie Universität Berlin 
    • Since October 2014 Research associate at the Institute for Jewish Studies and Religious Studies, with focus on Christianity, of the University of Potsdam
    • July 2015–December 2016 Research associate at the externally funded project “Edition der Sitzungsprotokolle des Evangelischen Landeskonsistoriums in Rumänien der Universität Koblenz-Landau”
    • March 2016 Defence of dissertation „Die Lehre vom arischen Christentum. Das wissenschaftliche Selbstverständnis im Eisenacher „Entjudungsinstitut‘“ at the Religionswissenschaftliches Institut of the Freie Universität of Berlin
    • October 2016 guest lecturer at Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz/Austria within the frame of the Erasmus+ program
    • September 2017 and March 2018 Lectureship at the Policy Acadamy of Brandenburg

                    Memberships

                    • Deutsche Vereinigung für Religionswissenschaft
                    • Verband der Historiker und Historikerinnen Deutschland
                    • Vereinigung für Jüdische Studien
                    • Arbeitskreis für Siebenbürgische Landeskunde

                     

                    Dirk Schuster has been Liaison Lecturer of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom since 2016.

                    Dirk Schuster, PhD

                    Campus Neues Palais

                     

                    room
                    1.11.2.28

                     

                    consulting hours
                    next:
                    14/06/2019, 10-12 a.m.
                    17/06/2019, 10-12 a.m.