Church History at the University of Aberdeen offers a wide range of topics and approaches focusing on the years 1200-1700, and works together closely with other theological disciplines such as Systematic Theology, or related disciplines such as Medieval and Early Modern History. We focus on Medieval and Early Modern Theology and Spirituality in the Ecclesiastical, Political, and Social Context of Western Europe (Central Europe, England and Scotland). Please note that Historical Theology is also supervised from within the Systematic Theology group. Expertise is offered in the areas of patristic theology, the history of Western Christian thought, Reformation theology and Protestant scholasticism, and modern Christian theology.
Research supervision in Church History is offered in the following areas: