JCRS Team

Team

JCRS Team
Image: Jan-Peter Kasper (University of Jena)

Director

Prof. Dr. Martin Leiner Show content
  • Chair for Systematic Theology and Ethics, Faculty of Theology

martin.leiner@uni-jena.de 

Coordinator

Dr. Francesco Ferrari Show content
  • Coordinator, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies (JCRS)
  • Coordinator, Graduate Programme "Religion-Conflict-Reconciliation" (RCR)
  • Coordinator, DFG Project “Hearts of Flesh - not Stone”
  • Post-Doc Research Fellow, Chair for Systematic Theology and Ethics

francesco.ferrari@uni-jena.de

Secretary

Marita Klaus Show content
  • Theological Faculty, Friedrich-Schiller University Jena
  • Fürstengraben 6, Room 209, D-07743 Jena
  • +49 (0)3641-9-41141

    mar.klaus@uni-jena.de

Post-Doc Research Fellows

Dr. phil. Iyad Muhsen AlDajani Show content
  • Project Coordinator, AARMENA Network (Middle East and North Africa), Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies;
  • Post-Doc Research Fellow/ Applied Ethics, Faculty of Theology/ Department of Systematic Theology and Ethics;
  • Project Manager for Erasmus Plus Project;
  • ORCID digital profile: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1489-2551  

a.aldajani@uni-jena.de

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Dr. Zeina Barakat Show content
  • Research Associate, Von Huegel Institute, University of Cambridge. 2019-2022
  • Coordinator, DFG Project “Hearts of Flesh - not Stone” (Palestinian Team)
  • Post-Doc Research Fellow, Social Science, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena

zeina.barakat@uni-jena.de

Dr. Colleen Alena O'Brien Show content
  • Researcher, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies

obrienca@hawaii.edu

Dr. Luis Peña Show content
  • Lecturer and researcher in conflict analysis, security, and peacebuilding
  • Researcher of the Study Center for the Reconciliation of the University of Jena in Germany (JCRS)
  • Fellowship  researcher of the Maria Sibylla Merian Center for Advanced Latin American Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences (CALAS)
  • Lecturer and researcher at the University Externado of Colombia, IGAC Colombia, National University of Medellin Colombia, University of Jena, the FLACSO in Quito, Humboldt University in Berlin and the University of Leipzig in Germany
  • Founding member of the network of Critical Geography Rooted in Latin American -GEORAIZAL

luis.b.pena@uni-jena.de 

Dr. Davide Tacchini Show content
  • Research Fellow / Project Coordinator, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies (JCRS), FSU Jena
  • Adjunct Professor of Arabic Language, University of Parma, Italy.
  • Advisor on Islam in Europe, CEI, Conference of Italian Bishops, Rome, Italy.
  • Cultore della Materia in Arabic Language and Literature and Islamic Studies at the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Milan, Italy.
  • Advisor / Supervisor, Pro.I.Mi. Project (U.N. Led Refugee Welcoming Project), Piacenza, Italy.

davide.tacchini@uni-jena.de

Dr. Jean-Marc Tétaz Show content
  • Researcher, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies

jean-marc.tetaz@bluewin.ch

Dr. André Zempelburg Show content
  • Researcher, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies

andre.zempelburg@uni-jena.de

Ph.D Students, Graduate Programme "Religion Conflict Reconciliation" (RCR)

Jonghyuk Chang Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena

jonghyuk.chang@uni-jena.de

Güneş Daşlı Show content
  • Ph.D Student, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies (JCRS)
  • DAAD scholarship holder
  • Dissertation title: "Non-State Approach to Transitional Justice - Memory, Gender, Reconciliation – in the Kurdish Conflict in Turkey."
  • Researcher, DEMOS / Research Center for Peace, Democracy and Alternative Politics, Ankara, Turkey

gunes.dasli@uni-jena.de

Manar Faraj Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena

manarfaraj@gmail.com

Marcus Grohmann Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena

marcus.grohmann@gmx.de

Binyamin Gurstein Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena
  • Dissertation title: Hybrid War & Media Confrontation in Russian-Ukrainian Conflict 2014-2019. Ways of Reconciliation and Creating a Peaceful Relation
  • Guest Lecturer - General Organization of Labor in Israel “Histadrut”
  • Guest Lecturer - UAPP - Ukrainian Association for Psychosyntesis Psychotherapy

binyamin.gurstein@uni-jena.de 

Thangjakhup Hangsing Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena
  • Current Ph.D. Research Topic:  Reconciliation in Colossians: A Transdisciplinary Approach

khupma@gmail.com

Charalampos "Babis" Karpouchtsis Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena
  • Dissertation title: Germany-Greece and the wounds of WWII: German Foreign Policy and Greek Martyr Communities
  • Trainer for Political Education at ver.di
  • Independent political consultant at polisis.eu

c.karpouchtsis@uni-jena.de

Zahraa Langhi Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena

langhizahraa@gmail.com

Nathalie Manco Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena

nathalie.manco@gmail.com

Attila Nagy Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena

natila01@yahoo.com

Pedro Salgado Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena

pedrohsalgado@gmail.com

Dr. Hiba Sarrouj Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena
  • Marketing Manager, Saeh Bookstore, Tripoli Lebanon

Hiba.sarrouj@gmail.com

Georg Schmolz Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena

Georg.Schmolz@mdr.de

Shota Shvelidze Show content
  • Ph.D Candidate, Jena Center for Reconciliation Studies, FSU Jena
  • Co-founder/project manager of Peace Development Center, Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Dissertation title: Political Meaning of Reconciliation Concept in Georgian-Abkhaz Conflict: Analyzing Georgia’s State Peace Policy

shvelidzeshota@yahoo.com

JCRS Scientific Collaborators

Nasser Al-Qadi

Lydia Meißner

 

JCRS Alumni

Prof. Dr. Irit Dekel

Prof. Dr. Josefina Echavarria

Prof. Dr. Joram Tarusarira

Dr. Raymond Asmar

Dr. Dina Dajani

Dr. Carolina Rehrmann

Jan Litty

Larissa Nägler

Maria Palme

Marta Tentella

Wala Maaytah

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