Research Fellow an der Professur für Orthodoxes Christentum
(Philosophische Fakultät)

Efstathios Kessareas is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Department of Religious Studies – Chair of Orthodox Christianity of the University of Erfurt. He holds a PhD in Sociology from the University of Crete and a MA in Religious and Development Studies from the University of Leeds. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Sociology at the Panteion University in Athens and another one in Greek Philology at the University of Crete. In the past he conducted postdoctoral research at the Center for Social Theory of Ghent University. He has published on sociology of religion, Orthodox Christianity, and Modern Greek ideology.

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Latest Publications:

April 2021

Kessareas, Efstathios: "LATE MODERNITY, TIME, AND ORTHODOXY", Public Orthodoxy, April 12th, 2021.

March 2021 

Kessareas, Efstathios: "Between the Kingdom of God and the Spirit of the World: Christian Churches in Front of Old and New Challenges", Religion and Global Society, March 25th, 2021.