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religious historian

Udo Tworuschka, religious historian. President Bund fur Freies Christentum, 1986-1994. Member Deutsche Gesellschaft Missionswissenschaft, International Association History Religions, Deutsche Vereinigung Religionsgeschichte, Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft Theologie.

Background

Tworuschka, Udo was born on February 12, 1949 in Seesen, Germany. Son of Alfred and Charlotte (Köppe) Tworuschka.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Bonn University, Germany, 1972.

Career

Instructor comparative religion University Cologne, Germany, 1984-1993. Professor, chair comparative religion University Jena. Director Interdisciplinary Institute History of Religions, Bad Münstereifel, 1982.

Member steering group international project Islam in Textbooks, since 1989.

Works

Membership

President Bund fur Freies Christentum, 1986-1994. Member Deutsche Gesellschaft Missionswissenschaft, International Association History Religions, Deutsche Vereinigung Religionsgeschichte, Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft Theologie.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, activity in mass media, english literature.

Connections

Married Monika Funke, December 23, 1975. Children: Miriam, Christopher, Sarah, Ronja.

father:
Alfred Tworuschka

mother:
Charlotte (Köppe) Tworuschka

spouse:
Monika Funke

children:
Miriam Tworuschka

Christopher Tworuschka

Sarah Tworuschka

Ronja Tworuschka