“What is Evolution, and What Does Evolve?”
(Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 1:00 – 1:55 pm, Wolf Conference Room, Tamaya)
Ina Wunn studied Biology and Geology at Philipps-University of Marburg, Germany and received her doctorate degree in Palaeontology (Dr. rer. nat.) in 1985. After a three-year stay in Africa she returned to university to study Religious Studies and Philosophy and to do a doctoral degree in Religious Studies in 1999. In 2002, she received her postdoctoral lecture qualification (venia legendi) from University of Hanover and has been Professor for Religious Studies at University of Bielefeld and Hanover since 2007. In her research Prof. Wunn focuses on scientific approaches in the humanities, as well as theories of the origin of religion and prehistoric religion. Books: inter alia Ancestors, Territoriality, and Gods. A Natural History of Religion (together with Davina Grojnowsky), Springer 2016.