Department of Theology and Religious Studies

Theology: learning; teaching; research

As one of the leading theological departments in the UK we enjoy an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching.

We offer a range of stimulating courses reflecting academic expertise in areas including philosophy of religion and ethics, Christian theology and culture, biblical studies, religious history, Islam and Judaism.

Frances Knight, Head of Department

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PhD success for David Mosley

Congratulations to David Russell Mosley who has successfully completed his PhD.

New Featured Video

New video available to view now - Why Study Philosphical Morranos with Agata Bielik-Robson: Agata Bielik-Robson, Professor of Jewish Studies, uses the term 'philosophical Marranos' of a group of moderns thinkers, such as Levinas and Derrida, whose common Judaism may be a key to profound connections in their philosophies.

O'Loughlin's new work the centerpiece of the Brepols exhibition at the Frankfurt Book Fair

Tom O'Loughlin has given new life to the work of Latinist, D De Bruyne (1871-1935), whose important scholarship on the Latin Bible was nearly lost after the First World War.

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Faculty Postgraduate Open Day

The Great Hall, Trent Building, University Park
The Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences are hosting a postgraduate open day, providing information about postgraduate opportunities at Nottingham.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences postgraduate open day

The Great Hall, Trent Building, University Park, University Park Campus
The event will feature information for those interested in both postgraduate taught courses and research, with sessions on funding, skills development and postgraduate support. Book your place online.

Research Seminar

B7 Hemsley
Dr David Firth (Old Testament Tutor and Head of Research, St John's College, Nottingham): 'Aren't the Canaanites all destroyed? Inclusion of Canaanites and Exclusion of Israelites in Joshua'

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Department of Theology and Religious Studies

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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