Head of Department
Karen Blixens Plads 8, 2300 København S, Søndre Campus, Building: 10-3-5
Fields of interest
Primary fields of research
The contemporary Russian Orthodox Church, migrant Orthodox Christianity, Christian minorities, global Christianity
Religious change in post-soviet Russia, especially the societal and political role of the Orthodox Church, the relationship between majority and minority religion and the development of post-soviet religion.
Earlier research includes orthodox iconography, historically as well as contemporary, and icons as popular religion.
In relation to my research and teaching in history of Christianity I have worked with religious education in primary and secondary schools.
Furthermore I specialize in Christian, religious minorities, especially Jehovah's Witnesses.
I have taught history of Christianity, sociology of religion and thematic areas related to Christianity, eg. religion and media, religion and educataion and religion in Russia