Assistant Professor Islamic Theology and Spiritual Care
Faculty of Religion and Theology VU
Pieter Coppens is Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies at Vrije Universiteit. His research focuses on the history of Qur’an interpretation and the history of Sufism. He is a 2018 recipient of the VENI-grant for a project on the origins, growth and dissemination of Salafi Qur’an interpretation since the 19th century.