Hüseyin Cicek

Research activity per year

Personal profile


2017 – 2018               Emerging Talents Initiative

                                  Forschungsförderung / DFG-Projektantrag 

                                  Universität Erlangen


2014 – 2015               Zukunftsfonds der Republik Österreich


                                  Wien, Österreich


2013 – 2014               Forschungsförderung der Universität Innsbruck

                                  Leopold-Franzens-Universität Tirol

                                   Innsbruck, Tirol


2010                           Förderpreis des Landes Tirol für Wissenschaft

                                  Land Tirol

                                  Innsbruck, Tirol


2007 – 2008               Leistungsstipendium der Leopold-Franzens-Universität

                                  Universität Innsbruck

                                  Innsbruck, Tirol

Research interests

  • Religious policy and Geopolitical politics of the Muslim Diaspora
  • Islamism
  • Turkish Studies
  • Violence and Religion



since 2020                     Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF)


since 2019                     Network – Contemporary Turkey


since 2019                     Migration.Integration.Teilhabe: Mitglied des Expertenrats Teilhabe – Alpha plus


since 2019                     Österreichische Orient-Gesellschaft Hammer-Purgstall


since 2019                     Religion and Transformation in Contemporary Society 


since 2017                     Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft


since 2016                     DAVO, Deutsche Arbeitsgemeinschaft Vorderer Orient


since 2016                     Institute for Caucasica-, Tatarica- and Turkestan Studies


since 2015                     Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Friedens- und

                                    Konfliktforschung e. V (AFK)


since 2014                     Die Welt des Islam


since 2013                     Südosteuropa-Gesellschaft


since  2010                     Sociology of Islam


since 2008                     Politik – Religion – Kunst. Plattform für Konflikt- und


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

External positions

Department of Religious Studies, Institut für Religionswissenschaft, Universität Wien

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