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. Ev. Theologie, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg) Yassir Eric is an outstanding expert on Islam, not only academically, but also because of his personal migration background. He is a sought-after ...
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Peter Westphal
Advising

Peter Westphal

In June 2019, Peter Westphal took over the leadership of the AWM in Korntal. Dr. Westphal is originally from Nothern Germany, but has spent 30 years working with different organizations in Asia. From the ve ...
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Maïté Haller
Consultant

Maïté Haller

During her theological studies at the University of Tübingen (completed 2012), Maïté Haller (geb. Gressel) started volunteer work among refugees, including teaching German. This motivated her to pursue a se ...
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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
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