YVES OLTRAMARE CHAIR, RELIGION AND POLITICS IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD
In addition to his position at the Graduate Institute, Martin Riesebrodt is Professor Emeritus at the University of Chicago's Divinity School and Department of Sociology. Previously he was John F. Kennedy Fellow at Harvard and worked at the Max Weber Archives. He is the author of the books The Promise of Salvation: A Theory of Religion (University of Chicago Press 2010), Die Rückkehr der Religionen. Fundamentalismus und der 'Kampf der Kulturen' (C.H. Beck 2000), and Pious Passion: The Emergence of Fundamentalism in the United States and Iran (University of California Press 1998) among other works.