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Persons A-Z

Some 140 academics from more than 20 disciplines in the humanities and social sciences belong to the Cluster of Excellence “Religion and Politics”.

Researchers in Projects

The heads of the projects and the project members of the Cluster of Excellence work in some 80 single projects.


Professors from seven departments of the University of Münster are involved in research at the Cluster of Excellence.

Visiting Fellows

The Cluster of Excellence maintains a regular exchange with external and international scientists in Münster. The application for a stay needs to be directed at one of the principal investigators.

Former Members

During the funding phases of the Cluster of Excellence, members of the research association were offered chairs at other universities or accepted positions in other institutions.

Junior Researchers

The Cluster of Excellence offers the members of the Graduate School and the postdocs to independently participate in interdisciplinary research.