A cup with the President – Episode 7: Prof. Dr. Ursula Roth

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Stopping by the Institute of Practical Theology to meet Prof. Dr. Ursula Roth

Each semester, FAU president Prof. Dr. Joachim Hornegger visits professors who have just recently joined FAU. At their respective institutes, he gets to know them better as they talk about their research and share what is important to them.

This series brings a brief introduction of the researcher and allows a peek into such visit by the president.

In episode 7, the president meets up with Prof. Dr. Ursula Roth. She holds the chair of Practical Theology (homiletics, iturgics and poimenics) at FAU.

Eine Frau steht schaut lächelnd in die Kamera. Links und rechts neben ihr stehen zwei Männer.
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Ursula Roth researches religious Christian practices where they are visible: on-site, within private and public environments.

Eine Gruppe Personen unterhält sich in einer Bibliothek.
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She is fascinated by the abundance and variability of Christian forms of practice.

Eine Frau und ein Mann sitzen an einem Tisch und unterhalten sich.
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Prior to working at FAU, Ursula Roth did research at the University in Frankfurt/Main.

Eine Frau und ein Mann lächeln in die Kamera. Die Frau hält eine FAU-Tasse in der Hand.
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When she was a child, she imagined becoming a baker or brick mason.

A cup with the President – Episode 6: Prof. Dr. Roland Nagy

Zwei Männer lächeln.
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At the Institute of Applied Quantum Technologies FAU president Joachim Hornegger speaks with Prof. Dr. Roland Nagy.

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