I am researching interreligious communication with a focus on Christianity and Indian religions. I am based at the Institute for Religious Studies and Inter-Faith Theology at the University of Münster/ Germany and the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies/ UK.
I am also an associate editor for
Contributions to the journal exist at the nexus of religion, education, the arts, and social justice. Please get in touch if you are working on something that fits the scope of the journal and are interested in publishing with us!
Current work in progress:
Dialogue and Diplomacy
From 2019–2022 I am analysing the contribution of the Vatican and the World Council of Churches to Hindu-Christian relations. My project is is funded by the German Research Foundation. You can read more about my project here.
I am interested in the dialogue between Jains and Catholics both from an academic and participant's perspective. I am currently working on a collaborative book. More on this soon.
How can we think about interreligious art, and what are the potential benefits and pitfalls of seeking to facilitate learning processes through interreligious art works, performances and exhibitions? I also try to explore these issue through my own creative writing (see poems).