Professor Ian McFarland has been appointed as Regius Professor of Divinity.
Professor McFarland’s research focuses on Christology, theological anthropology and the doctrine of creation. His interests also include the use of the Bible in theology, the relationship between theology and science and the thought of Maximus the Confessor.
He is currently Associate Dean of Faculty and Academic Affairs and Bishop Mack B. and Rose Stokes Professor of Theology at Candler School of Theology, Emory University. Previously he was Senior Lecturer in Systematic Theology at the University of Aberdeen.
We look forward to welcoming him when he takes up the post in the Michaelmas Term.