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Personal profile

Curriculum

Educational Background: 
2010: PhD in Modern Middle East Studies
2003: MA in History and Comparative Literature, University of Aarhus, Denmark
2000: BA in History and Comparative Literature, University of Aarhus and University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Current and Previous Positions: 
2015 - : Associate Professor, Centre for Contemporary Middle East Studies, Department of History, University of Southern Denmark 
2011-14: Assistant Professor, Centre for Contemporary Middle East Studies, Department of History, University of Southern Denmark
2006-10: PhD Scholar, Centre for Contemporary Middle East Studies, Department of History, University of Southern Denmark
2003-04: Diversity Management Consultant, The Municipality of Aarhus
2003: Consultant for the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

Positions of Trust: 
2010-19: Member of the board for Forum for Islam Research (FIFO)
2008-10: Member of the Ph.D. Study Board, Faculty of Humanities, University of Southern Denmark.

Research areas

Research areas: 

  • Islamism
  • Islamism in Europe with special reference to Hizb ut-Tahrir
  • "The Middle East in Europe"
  • Muslim youth organisations in Denmark and Britain
  • Integration and multiculturalism
  • Islamic Universities in the west

Theoretical interests:

  • Social Movement Theory
  • Radicalisation
  • Cultural Geography (time, space, place and home)
  • Modernity
  • Subjectivity formation

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Middle East Social Sciences
Muslim Social Sciences
sharia Social Sciences
political influence Social Sciences
political development Social Sciences
Egypt Social Sciences
Group Social Sciences
democracy Social Sciences

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Research Output 2003 2019

An Islamic University in the West and the Question of Modern Authenticity

Sinclair, K., Jun 2019, In : Numen. 66, 4, p. 403-421

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Muslims
Authenticity
Subjectivity
Minorities
Shaykh

Introduction: Operationalizing Power in the Study of Mosques: Special Issue on Mosques in Europe: Theoretical and Methodological Strategies in the Study of Mosques in Europe

Jacobsen, B. A., Sinclair, K., Vinding, N. V. & Jensen, P. F., 2019, In : Journal of Muslims in Europe. 8, 2, p. 123-137

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Preface: Modern Muslim Subjectivity Formation

Jung, D. & Sinclair, K., 28. Jun 2019, In : Numen. 66, 4, p. 333-338

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearchpeer-review

Den døde dreng på stranden

Sinclair, K., 9. Nov 2018, Visuel Historie: Tilgange og eksempler. Magnussen, A., Sinclair, K. & Sylvest, C. (eds.). Odense : Syddansk Universitetsforlag, p. 321-338 (University of Southern Denmark Studies in History and Social Sciences, Vol. 567).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Hizb ut-Tahrir i Danmark og spørgsmålet om politisk indflydelse

Sinclair, K., 27. Aug 2018, In : Baggrund - online tidsskrift for kulturvidenskab. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleCommunication

Open Access

Activities 2004 2018

Modern Muslim Subjectivities and questions of Authenticity at an Islamic university in the West

Kirstine Sinclair (Guest lecturer)
4. Oct 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

Modern Muslim subjectivity Formation and Islamic Education

Kirstine Sinclair (Participant)
7. Jun 20188. Jun 2018

Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses or seminars

Modern Muslim Subjectivity Formation and The Good Life

Kirstine Sinclair (Participant)
5. Apr 20188. Apr 2018

Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses or seminars

Tidsskrift for Islamforskning (Journal)

Kirstine Sinclair (Editor)
19. Dec 2017

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewEditor of research journalResearch

Power of the Mosques

Kirstine Sinclair (Participant)
7. Dec 20178. Dec 2017

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation