Anja Zalta, assist. prof.

  • Anja Zalta


  • Courses

    • Sociologija religije
    • Religija in moderna družba
    • Spol in religije
    • Primerjalna religiologija z uvodom v religijo
    • Humanistika in družboslovje
  • Office hours

    Wednesday: 12.15 – 14.00 kabinet 442A

Dr. Anja Zalta studied Sociology, Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology. She is an Assistant Professor for Sociology of Religion at the Sociology Department, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, and author of many articles on religious traditions and identities, Islam in Slovenia and in the Balkans, inter-religious and inter-cultural dialogue, Asian religious paradigms, and the role of monotheistic religions (Judaism Christianity, Islam) in the European cultural and religious history. Between 2004 and 2006 she was periodically living in Konya, Turkey, where she was conducting a research on secularism in Turkish society. In 2013 she has received a Turkish research grant. Her current research is focused on the question of (religious) minorities and human rights, as well as the rights of women in the monotheistic religions.

She is a member of the board of the Slovenian Sociological Society, and a member of editorial boards of Družboslovne razprave and Poligrafi.