Dr. Erin K. Wilson
Erin K. Wilson is the Director of the Centre for Religion, Conflict and the Public Domain at the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Groningen and teaches the module "Changing Global Landscapes: Globalization Challenges".
Erin K. Wilson is the Director of the Centre for Religion, Conflict and the Public Domain at the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Groningen. She received her PhD in Political Science from the University of Queensland, Australia in 2008. Her research focuses on the intersection of religion with various dimensions of politics and public life, at the local, national and global levels. She has published on religion and global justice, globalization, active citizenship and the politics of asylum in International Studies Quarterly, Journal of Refugee Studies, Global Society, Globalizations and Politics, Religion, Ideology. Before joining the Faculty, Erin K. Wilson spent four years as a research fellow at RMIT University, Melbourne. Her current research interests include the interconnections between religion, secularism, global justice and human rights, with a particular emphasis on forced migration, gender equality and sexual and reproductive health and rights in development, and the right of freedom of religion or belief. Her books include After Secularism: Rethinking Religion in Global Politics, and Justice Globalism: Ideology, Crises, Policy, co-authored with Manfred B. Steger and James Goodman.