Participation in the Cluster of Excellence
- Member of the General Assembly and Principal Investigator
- Field of research B Religious diversity and legal-political unity
- Theory platforms Inequality, Emotionality and Conflict
- Coordinated project group Sociology of religion
- Head of project B3-30 Threat Perceptions, Feelings of Belonging, Acceptance of Democratic Rule: A New Religiously Shaded Line of Conflict in Europe?
- Head of project C2-15 Between Desire and Reality: Cultural and Social Integration in the Self-Image of Muslims of Turkish Origin in Germany (until 2018)
- Head of project C21 The Legitimacy of Religious Pluralism: Perception and Acceptance of Religious Diversity among the European Population (until 2012)