EIMI

The director of the EIMI Institute is Dr. Yassir Eric - he is a specialist in Islamic Studies and has both an immigrant's background as well as a German doctorate in theology. He is a graduate of AWM and of the Protestant University in Wuppertal. Yassir Eric has been a pastor of migrant churches and serves internationally as a speaker and teacher.

Yassir Eric
Director

Yassir Eric

(Dr. theol., Protestant University Wuppertal, M.A. Ev. Theologie, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, M.A. Missiology, Columbia International University) He is a theologian, missiologist, an outstanding ...
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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