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KHK Visiting Research Fellow 2008, Associate Professor & Director, Swiss-French Institute for Biblical Studies, Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Lausanne, Switzerland


  • Ph.D., Theology and Science of Religion, University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 2005
  • Licence en Théologie, University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 2000
  • Licence ès Lettres, University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 1999

KHK Fellowship

Duration: April 2008 - February 2009
Project: The Forming of purity conceptions in the Torah and in the Book of Ezekiel as precondition of a cultural and religious basic-difference in early Judaism

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Frevel, Christian und Christophe Nihan, Hrsg. 2013. Purity and the forming of religious traditions in the ancient Mediterranean world and ancient Judaism. Dynamics in the history of religions. Bd. 3. Leiden: Brill. doi:10.1163/9789004232297,


Edelman, Diana Vikander, Christophe Nihan, Philip Davies und Thomas Römer. 2011. Opening the books of Moses. The books of Moses. Bd. 1. Sheffield: Equinox Publ.

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