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

(M.A., Columbia International University) Yassir Eric is an outstanding expert on Islam, not only academically, but also because of his personal migration background. He is a sought-after speaker in Germany ...
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Traugott Hopp
Advising

Traugott Hopp

Traugott Hopp serves as President of AWM since 2002. The native hesse studied theology at "Theologischen Seminar Tabor" and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Chicago (USA) with a focus on Ol ...
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Rebekka Kühn
Consultant

Rebekka Kühn

For two years Rebekka Kühn served with OM on board the MV Logos Hope, traveling across Northern Europe and the Caribbean. After graduating with a degree in International Social Work at the Ludwigsburg Unive ...
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Maïté Gressel
Consultant

Maïté Gressel

During her theological studies at the University of Tübingen (completed 2012), Maïté Gressel started volunteer work among refugees, including teaching German. This motivated her to pursue a separate undergr ...
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Marion Hofmann
Coordinator

Marion Hofmann

Marion Hofmann worked as a trained industrial manager with many years of professional experience in an international industrial group. From 2011 to early 2015 she served as deputy director in a mission hosp ...
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Diane Sachs
Assistant

Diane Sachs

Born and raised in the US, she has been living in Germany with her Swabian husband since 1993. She has raised three great boys, participated in a church planting effort and worked with migrants from around ...
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European Institute for Migration, Integration and Islam
We seek to promote, both in churches as well as in politics, a path away from parallel structures toward integration. more