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Hey there. This is my
I‘m a theologian at Ruhr-Uni Bochum, living in Heidelberg. My field of expertise is Systematic Theology - especially Protestant Theology from 20th/21st century. I‘m also interested in all sorts of open source culture.
Bringing these two together I am on to some explorations with an open journal called „Cursor“ together with @thomasrenkert and several other inspiring scholars.
Looking forward to learning about emerging possibilities of science communication.

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Hey @bgcarlisle
Thanks for the warm welcome. As this is the first instance of Mastodon I’m using at all, I‘m sure I will get used to it - so far from what I read it sounds like I could really enjoy the commutation culture here. Thanks again

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