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Roberta Tontini, Ph.D.

Associate Member

Roberta Tontini, Ph.D.


  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Lecturer

Contact information

Karl Jaspers Centre
Voßstraße 2, Building 4400
Room 001
69115 Heidelberg

+49 (0) 6221 54 4306

About Roberta Tontini

Roberta Tontini completed her doctoral work on the development of Islam in China by focusing on the Hui people and the Muslim Sanzijing tradition. Prior to her Ph.D. she worked at Xiamen University, where she served as an instructor at Xiamen Law School. She holds an M.A. from the University of Rome La Sapienza, and is currently teaching and conducting postdoctoral research at the University of Heidelberg.  Her research interests include education, linguistics, Chinese governance and Islamic studies.