EIMI

The director of the EIMI Institute is Yassir Eric - he is a specialist in Islamic Studies and has both an immigrant's background as well as a degree in theology. He is a graduate of AWM and of the "kirchliche Hochschule" in Ludwigburg. Yassir Eric has been a pastor of migrant churches and serves internationally as a speaker and teacher.

Yassir Eric
Director

Yassir Eric

(Dr. theol., Kirchliche Hochschule Wuppertal/Bethel, M.A. Ev. Theologie, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg) Yassir Eric is an outstanding expert on Islam, not only academically, but also because of his ...
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Peter Westphal
Consultant

Peter Westphal

In June 2019, Peter Westphal took over the leadership of the AWM in Korntal. Dr. Westphal is originally from Northern Germany, but has spent 30 years working with different organizations in Asia. From the v ...
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Julia Youssef-Steigmüller
After growing up in Egypt, Julia has been living with her family in Schorndorf since 2004. There, she worked ten years for a consulting firm, where she was mainly responsible for marketing and international ...
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Karissa Haumann
Karissa Haumann (M.A. - Culture and Theology, CIU) leads the ESCT Student Services and is Academic Coordinator for EIMI programs. Karissa grew up as an American in Africa and has worked in Cameroon for diff ...
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European Institute for Migration, Integration and Islam (EIMI)
We seek to promote, both in churches as well as in politics, a path away from parallel structures toward integration. more