Dr., apl. Professorin

Annette Meuthrath

Annette Meuthrath Copyright: © M. Meuthrath
Research and Teaching Area Systematic Theology and Religions Studies


Building: 6070

Room: 259

Theaterplatz 14

52062 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 97169

Consultation hours

You are welcome to talk in the afternoon. Please send me an e-mail with three appointment suggestions for the afternoon.

Brief Information

Annette Meuthrath is a lecturer in Religious Studies with a focus on Asian religions (specially Buddhism and Hinduism) and at is the same time working at the Asia Desk of the Institute of Missiology of Missio e.V. in Aachen. There she works on applications for academic projects from Asia, especially applications for scholarships for postgraduate studies. She studied Indology, Philosophy and Theology, earned her doctorate in Indology and habilitated in Religious Studies. She is also a yoga teacher and an instructor for meditative archery.



1958 born in Aachen
1978 - 79 one year participation in the Youth Council in Taizé, France
1979 - 85 studied Philosophy and Catholic Theology in Aachen, Bonn and Münster
1985 - 90 Studies of Indology, Philosophy, Catholic Theology, University of Münster

First state examination for the teaching profession at schools, Sek. II and I, in the subjects philosophy and theology (Münster)

1990 M.A. in Indology, Philosophy, Catholic Theology (Münster)
1995 Dr. phil. in Indology, Philosophy, Catholic Theology (Münster)
2012 Habilitation in Religious Studies (Aachen)
2019 Associate Professor of Religious Studies at RWTH Aachen University
1997 - 2001 Project officer for India, Sri Lanka and Oceania at missio International Catholic Mission Agency in Aachen
Seit 2001 Researcher for Asia at the Institute of Missiology of Missio e.V. in Aachen
2004 - 2017 Lectureship for World Religions/Religious Studies at the Chair of Systematic Theology at RWTH Aachen University
Seit 2017 Research assistant and lecturer for special tasks at the Department of Systematic Theology at RWTH Aachen University

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