Sacharias Wirén

Program evaluation and research assistant

Sacharias has an MA in Psychology of Religion and is currently a Master's student in Religion in Peace and Conflict at Uppsala University. His area of interest is intergroup relations and religion, focusing on violence and prejudice. In connection to this he also has an interest in preventive measures against violent extremism. Sacharias has previously examined religiously motivated violence with a focus on the Christian terror network the Army of God, where he conducted interviews with prominent figures within the movement.

In his current Master's project, Sacharias is evaluating the interfaith work at PDI which aims to negate stereotypes and prevent prejudice.

Contact info

Tel: +46 73-828 00 89
E-mail: sacharias.wiren.2669@student.uu.se