The School of

Divinity, History, Philosophy & Art History

Maintaining a tradition of teaching & learning dating back over 500 years


Key Contacts

Position Name Room Ext Email address
Head of School Professor Beth Lord CB104 2367
Head of Divinity Professor John Behr KCF1 3142
Head of Art History Dr Joanne Anderson CB406 2619
Chair in History and Head of Department Professor Jackson Armstrong CA206 2456
Head of Philosophy Dr Gerry Hough CB503 2375
School Director of Education Dr Kenneth Jeffrey KCF2 4276
School Director of Research Professor Jesper Kallestrup CB506 3197
School Director of Postgraduate Research Dr J Thomas Hewitt KCG19 2629
School Administration Manager Mrs Kate Smith CB105 3158

Art History Staff

Name Position Room Ext Email address
Dr Joanne Anderson  Reader in Art History, Head of Department CB406 2619
Dr Isabelle Gapp Interdisciplinary Fellow CB405 2297
Dr Hans Hones Senior Lecturer CB204 2411
Dr Karl Kinsella Lecturer CB201 2946
Dr Catriona McAra Lecturer CB403 2561 
Dr Helen Pierce Senior Lecturer CB401 2621

Divinity Staff

Name Position Room Ext Email address
Professor John Behr Regius Chair in Humanity and Head of Discipline for Divinity KCF1 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 Sara Mannen Research Fellow KCF24 3192
Dr Bruce McCormack Chair in Modern Theology CAG12 3140
Dr Samantha Newington Senior Lecturer KCG17 2274
Professor Paul T Nimmo King's Chair of Systematic Theology KCF12 3120
Dr Daniel Pedersen Lecturer in Philosophical Theology 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 John Swinton Professor KCF18 3224
Dr Leon van Ommen Senior Lecturer KCF19 2382
Dr Nicola Whyte Research Fellow KCF26 2379
Dr Logan Williams Research Fellow KCF27 3195
Dr Jakub Zbrzezny Lecturer KCF11 2385
Professor Philip Ziegler Chair in Christian Dogmatics KCF17 2378

History Staff

Name Position Room Ext Email address
Dr Richard Anderson Lecturer CA108 2460
Professor Jackson Armstrong                     Senior Lecturer Head of Discipline for History CA206     2456
Dr Brad Bow Senior Lecturer HMA3/CAG11 4342
Dr Cecilia Brioni Lecturer CA212 3893
Professor Michael Brown Chair in Irish, Scottish & Enlightenment History CA110 2472
Dr Hannah Burrows Senior Lecturer CA102 2739
Dr Alessandra Cecolin Lecturer CA205 2348
Dr Andrew Dilley Senior Lecturer CA105 3884
Dr Marie-Luise Ehrenschwendtner Lecturer in Church History CA210 3110
Professor Karin Friedrich Chair in Early Modern History CA207 2451
Professor Robert Frost Burnett-Fletcher Chair in History CA112 2453
Dr Marcel Garbos Research Fellow CAG04 3886
Professor Marjory Harper Professor of History CA211 4473
Dr William Hepburn Teaching Fellow CA216 3608
Professor Tony Heywood Professor CA104 2640
Dr Anna Lively Teaching Fellow CA101a 4245
Dr Clare Loughlin Lecturer CA213 3894
Dr Alastair Macdonald Senior Lecturer CA103 3927
Dr Laura Mair Lecturer CA203 2219
Dr Ben Marsden Senior Lecturer in the History of Science CA204 2637
Dr Heidi Mehrkens Lecturer CA111 2466
Professor William Naphy Professor CA109 3928
Professor Ralph O'Connor Professor in the Literature & Culture of Britain, Ireland and Iceland CA215 2467
Dr Frederik Pedersen Emeritus Senior Lecturer
Dr Owen Walsh Lecturer CAG09 2798
Professor Thomas Weber Professor of History and International Affairs CAG03 3539

Philosophy Staff

Name Position Room Ext Email address
Professor Michael Beaney Regius Chair of Logic CB405 2812
Dr Eilidh Beaton Lecturer CB505 3182 
Professor Vikki Entwistle Professor
Dr Sandro Guli Teaching Fellow OBG3 2455
Dr Gerry Hough                                           Senior Lecturer and Head of Discipline for Philosophy CB503 2375  
Professor Jesper Kallestrup Chair in Philosophy CB506 3197
Professor Beth Lord    Chair in Philosophy, Head of School CB104 2367
Dr Federico Luzzi Senior Lecturer CB301 2372
Dr Luca Moretti Reader CB502 2913
Dr Ulrich Stegmann Reader CB504 3679
Dr Paula Sweeney Senior Lecturer CB402 2357
Mr Joshua Thorpe Research Fellow OBG3 2374
Dr Stephan Torre Senior Lecturer CB501 2769

School Administration

Name Position Room Ext Email address
Farida Ali                                                                              School Administrator (Postgraduate Programme Administrator) CB404 2890 (current students)

Gillian Brown School Administration Assistant (PG Support) CBLG01 2454
Rebecca Coroon School Administration Assistant (Divinity) CB001 3986
Lisa Evans School Administrator (Teaching & Learning) CBLG01 3785
Barbara McGillivray School Administration Assistant (Art History & History) CB001 2199

Dr Joel Pierce CMS Administrator KCS7 2138
Joanne Saripanidis School Administration Assistant (Philosophy) CB001 2366
Kate Smith School Administration Manager        CB105 3158