Philosophische Fakultät, Seminar für Religionswissenschaft

Memorial Colloquium in Honour of Dr Soraya Khodamoradi (1978-2023)

24. May 2024, 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm
IBZ (Internationales Begegnungszentrum)
Religious Studies Department
Professor Katharina Waldner and others
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The Religious Studies Department of the University of Erfurt invites you to the memorial colloquium for Dr Soraya Khodamoradi.

Information from the organiser

Dr. Soraya Khodamoradi was a scholar of Islamic Studies and associated with the Department of Religious Studies for many years. She passed away before her time on 02.12.2023.

About Dr Khodamoradi

If you would like to attend, please register with Isabella Schwaderer.


  • 2 pm Welcome Address
    • Prof. Dr. Katharina Waldner, Speaker of the Seminar for Religious Studies
    • Prof. Dr. Sven Jöckel, Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy
  • 2:15 pm Personal Memories with Soraya Khodamoradi
    • Yousra Ibrahim (University of Erfurt)
    • Dr. Faiza Muhammad Din (Humboldt University of Berlin)
    • Dr. des. Maryam Rahmani (University of Erfurt)
    • Bushra Iqbal Malik (University of Bonn)
  • 3 pm Coffee break
  • 3:30 pm Academic Contributions
    • Does religion hamper women’s equality? Answers from feminist Qur’an exegetes Professor Christine Schirrmacher (University of Bonn/University of Erfurt)
    • Indo Persian translations Professor Eva Orthmann (University of Göttingen)
    • Khwaja Mir Dard Dr Hasnain Bokhari (Willy Brandt School of Public Policy, University of Erfurt)
    • Moderation: PD Dr Isabella Schwaderer (University of Erfurt)
  • 4:30 Collegial Portraits
    • Soraya Khodamoradi as a Scholar Professor em . Dr. Jamal Malik (University of Erfurt)
    • Soraya Khodamoradi als Dozentin: religiös interreligiös. Aus dem Studium Fundamentale (Prof. Dr. Christoph Bultmann, University of Erfurt)

Contact us

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin an der Professur für Allgemeine Religionswissenschaft
(Seminar für Religionswissenschaft)
Lehrgebäude 4 / Raum E 24