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  • Marita Furehaug, Gustaf Henriksson and Argyro Delidaki. Photo: Marie R. Midtlid / TF-UiO Three new PhD fellows at the Faculty of Theology Sep. 29, 2022 10:00 AM

    Argyro Delidaki, Marita Furehaug and Gustaf Henriksson started as new PhD fellows at the Faculty of Theology this September. With diverse backgrounds they will contribute with different perspectives and research interests to the faculty.

  • Dean Aud V. Tønnessen, Professor Catherine Cornille and Rector Svein Stølen. Photo: Jarli & Jordan/UiO Professor Catherine Cornille new honorary doctor Sep. 20, 2022 8:53 AM

    Professor Catherine Cornille received her honorary doctorate degree from the Faculty of Theology on September 2. Cornille is one of the world’s leading researchers in the field of comparative theology and interreligious dialogue.

  • Robyn Boeré. Photo Robyn Boeré new associate professor in the field of ethics Aug. 24, 2022 10:08 AM

    ‘I hope to be able to contribute with my specialty in moral theology (ethics) to the larger needs of the faculty and the university through teaching and research,’ Robyn Boeré says, who started in her new position at the Faculty of Theology in August.

  • Lasse Løvlund Toft. Foto. Lasse Løvlund Toft final member of the Apocrypha-project Aug. 22, 2022 3:23 PM

    It started with a passion for language learning and an interest in the Qur’an and formative Islam. Now Lasse Løvlund Toft will dive deeper into Coptic apocryphal traditions as part of the Apocrypha-project.

  • The Use and Dissemination of Religious Knowledge in Antiquity book cover New publication: The Use and Dissemination of Religious Knowledge in Antiquity Aug. 12, 2022 2:19 PM

    Ancient Mesopotamian, biblical, rabbinic, and Christian literature was created and transmitted by the intellectual elite and therefore presents their world views and perspectives.