Earlier this month we welcomed Eduard Sablon Leiva to the Faculty of Theology. Leiva is here for a three-month research period, supported by the University of Oslo’s Scholars at Risk Committee due to the ongoing war in Ukraine.
Associate professor Elisabeth Tveito Johnsen is part of a new one year research project: “Explaining Nordic atheism: How cultural learning mechanisms predict atheism in Nordic cultural contexts”.
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.
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.
‘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.
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.
We congratulate Roxanne Bélanger Sarrazin on receiving the "Prix de thèse Marie-Antoinette Van Huele" for her Ph. D. dissertation! Sarrazin was awarded the prize by the Faculty of Letters, Translation, and Communication of the Université Libre de Bruxelles.