Sindyan Qasem analyses discursive formations on Islam in Germany. His work revolves around a critical view on preventive measures of so-called Islamic extremism and the understanding of those measures as a hegemonic project.

As a research associate at the University of Münster he is currently monitoring and evaluating counter narration to so-called Islamic extremism in an interdisciplinary research project. During his work with the Berlin-based NGO Sindyan Qasem has gained insights into the practical adaptation and development of preventive programs. As a trainer and speaker, Qasem is constantly working on transferring his scientific findings into practical contexts of civic education.