Center for Islamic Theology

Prof. Dr. Omar Hamdan

Chair of Quranic Exegesis

Member of the Center Board

Member of the Academic Council

Contact Details

Address:Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen
Center for Islamic Theology
Rümelinstr. 27
72070 Tübingen, Germany
Office:Room 108, first floor
Phone:+49 7071 29-74891
Fax:+49 7071 29-5235
Office Hours:Fr, 3:00 - 4:00 pm


Gabriele Müller, Secretary

Patrick Brooks, Assistant

Khaled Radhouani, Assistant

PhD students

Patrick Brooks, M.A., research assistant

Dissertation title: God and his people: a comparative study on the understanding of God and the community in the Torah and the Qur'an

Khaled Radhouani, M.A., research assistant

Harmony of context and content in the Qurʾān:
A study of the interior order and coherence on the basis of the analysis of selected Qurʾānic excerpts

Attia, Ashraf Taha Mohammed, M.A.

Dissertation title: Perceiving and dealing with people of another faith in the Islamic theological tradition

Ouf, Hossam, M.A.

Dissertation title: Kanonisierung der Ḥadīṯe im Vergleich von Sunniten und Schiiten anhand "al-Ğāmiʿ aṣ-Ṣaḥīḥ" des Buḫārī (st. 256/869) und "al-Kāfī" des Kulaynī (st. 329/940)

Shehata, Hesham, M.A.

Dissertation title: The debate of violence and peace verses in the Islamic theological tradition through the example of abrogation in the Qur'an