Miriam Zimmer

zap Bochum

Dr Miriam Zimmer is a sociologist of religion, evaluator and network researcher. She has headed the Competence Centre for Pastoral Evaluation at zap since 2019. Her dissertation on religion and the change dynamics of religious organisation was published in 2022. In 2014-2019, she led the zap project “Thinking and acting in network dynamics as a governance model of large pastoral spaces” in cooperation with the Archdiocese of Paderborn.


Keynote “nevertheless alive: Recognition Marks for Church and Social Vitality“
Workshop W16: Cooperations & Networking