REF 2021

1st in the UK

Divinity at the University of Aberdeen was ranked 1st in the UK for overall quality of research


Permanent Staff

Name Position Room Ext Email address
Professor John Behr Regius Chair in  Humanity and Head of Divinity KCS6 3142
Dr Tomas Bokedal Lecturer (part-time) KCT1 2365
Professor Brian Brock Professor KCF20 2391
Professor David Clough Chair in Theology and Applied Sciences KCS2 2857
Dr Katie Cross Lecturer KCS14 3056
Dr Marie-Luise Ehrenschwendtner Lecturer in Medieval Church History CA210 3110
Dr Eilidh Galbraith Research Fellow
Dr Nathaniel Greene Lecturer KCS6 2393
Professor Tom Greggs Marischal Chair of Divinity KCF10 2388
Dr J Thomas Hewitt Lecturer in Early Judaism and Christian Origins KCG19 2629
Dr Katherine Hockey Lecturer in New Testament KCS12 2304
Dr Kenneth Jeffrey Senior Lecturer in Church History KCF2 4276
Professor Grant Macaskill Kirby Laing Chair of New Testament KCF3 3039
Dr Samantha Newington Senior Lecturer KCG17 2274
Professor Paul T Nimmo King's Chair of Systematic Theology KCF12 3120

Dr Daniel Pedersen Research Fellow in Systematics KCG18 3248
Dr Emma Percy Senior Lecturer  KCF23 2698
Dr Jennifer Riley Research Fellow
Professor Joachim Schaper Established Chair of Hebrew and Semitic Languages KCF16 2840
Professor Robert Segal Sixth Century Chair in Religious Studies KCF15 3990
Professor John Swinton Professor KCF18 3224
Dr Leon van Ommen Senior Lecturer KCF19 2382
Ms Nicola Whyte Research Fellow KCF26 2379
Dr Jakub Zbrzezny Lecturer KCF11 2385
Professor Philip Ziegler Chair in Christian Dogmatics KCF17 2378


Honorary Lecturer

Name Position Room Ext Email address
Dr Amy Orr-Ewing Honorary Lecturer N/A N/A

Administrative Staff

Name Position Room Ext Email address
Rebecca Coroon School Administration Assistant CB001 3986
Dr Joel Pierce  CMS Administrator KCS7 2138