Trygve Eiliv Wyller

Professor Emeritus - Faculty of Theology
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Phone +47 22850359
Mobile phone +47 97029427
Visiting address Blindernveien 9 Domus Theologica 0371 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1023 Blindern 0315 OSLO

Professor (since 2000) : The study of Christian social practice / Diaconia

Chair: Nordhost project: Migration and Hospitality in a Nordic context (2017-2019)

Academic Interests

Theology, philosophy and the study of Christian Social Practice, Spatial interpretations and theories. Ecclesiology.

Phenomenology, ethics and practice. Migration and refugee studies.


  • Dean of the Faculty of Theology, University of Oslo, 2007-2014
  • Honorary Professor, School of Religion, Philosophy and Classics, university of Kwazulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
  • Editor-in-chief (since 2008) : Diaconia. Journal for the Study of Christian Social Practice. Göttingen, V&R
  • Chair: Editorial Board for the series. Research in Contemporary Religion (RCR), V&R, Göttingen 2011-2016 Member of the board 2017 -
  • President- International Academy of Practical Theology 2017-2019
  • Series Editor: Religion, Resistance, Hospitalities (RRH), Routledge Publishers
Tags: Systematic Theology, Practical Theology, Diaconal Science, Ethics, Nordic Protestantism
Published Feb. 3, 2010 3:14 PM - Last modified Nov. 6, 2020 10:43 AM