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Academic staff

The Teaching Officers are the University Lecturers, Senior Lecturers, Readers, and Professors with posts established in the Faculty of Divinity.

In addition, we sometimes have unestablished lecturers, affiliated lecturers, and teaching assistants, who are also listed here.

Dr James Aitken
  • Reader in Hebrew and Early Jewish Studies
01223 763024
Dr Ankur Barua
  • Lecturer in Hindu Studies
01223 763011
Dr Hjördis Becker-Lindenthal
  • Research Associate to the Norris-Hulse Professor
01223 767901
Dr Joel Cabrita
  • Lecturer in World Christianities
  • History of Christianity subject specialist
  • Religious Studies subject specialist
  • World Christianities subject specialist
01223 763039
Dr James Nicholas Carleton Paget
  • Reader in New Testament Studies
  • Fellow and Tutor, Peterhouse
01223 763030
Professor Sarah Coakley
  • Norris-Hulse Professor of Divinity
  • Fellow, Murray Edwards College
  • Philosophy of Religion subject specialist
01223 763020
Dr Andrew Davison
  • Starbridge Lecturer in Theology and Natural Sciences
  • Fellow and Director of Studies in Theology Corpus Christi College
Dr Katharine Julia Dell, MA (Oxon); D Phil (Oxon); PhD (Cantab)
  • Reader in Old Testament Literature and Theology
  • Fellow and Director of Studies in Theology and Religious Studies, St Catharine's College
01223 763038
Dr Geoff Dumbreck
  • Assistant Chaplain, Peterhouse
01223 338249
Professor Garth Fowden, FBA
  • Sultan Qaboos Professor of Abrahamic Faiths
  • Senior Research Associate, Peterhouse
Dr James Gardom
  • Dean & Fellow, Pembroke College
  • Director of Studies in Theology, Pembroke College
01223 338147
Dr Simon Gathercole
  • Reader in New Testament Studies
  • Director of Studies in Theology, Fitzwilliam College
  • Fellow, Fitzwilliam College
  • New Testament Subject Specialist
01223 763008
Dr Thomas Graumann
  • Reader in Ancient Christian History and Patristic Studies
  • Director of Studies in Theology, Homerton College
01223 763023
Dr Alison Gray
  • Tutor in Old Testament Language, Literature & Theology at Westminster College
  • Director of Studies at Selwyn College
01223 272977
Revd Dr Stephen Hampton
  • Dean and Senior Tutor, Peterhouse
  • Fellow in Theology, Peterhouse
  • Director of Studies in Theology, Peterhouse
Professor Douglas Hedley
  • Professor of the Philosophy of Religion
  • Fellow, Clare College
  • Research Committee
01223 763028
Dr Richard Higginson
  • Lecturer in Christian Ethics
  • Director of Studies & Director of Faith in Business, Ridley Hall Theological College
01223 741074
Dr Timothy Jenkins
  • Reader in Anthropology and Religion
01223 339303
Dr Philip Jenson
  • Lecturer in Old Testament & Biblical Theology
  • Staff Librarian, Ridley Hall
01223 741075
Dr Philip Johnston
  • Senior Tutor, Hughes Hall
01223 763428
Dr Dirk Jongkind
  • Senior Research Fellow in New Testament Text and Language, Tyndale House
01223 566601
Dr Simone Kotva
  • Research Fellow, Emmanuel College
  • Affiliated Lecturer, Faculty of Divinity
Professor Judith Lieu, FBA
  • Lady Margaret's Professor of Divinity
  • Fellow, Robinson College
01223 763018
Dr Jonathan A. Linebaugh
  • Lecturer in New Testament
  • Fellow, Jesus College
01223 763029
Dr Sophie Lunn-Rockliffe
  • Lecturer in Patristics
  • Fellow and College Lecturer in Theology and Religious Studies, Peterhouse
Dr Nathan MacDonald
  • Reader in the Interpretation of the Old Testament
  • Fellow and College Lecturer in Theology, St John's College
01223 763046
Dr Hilary Marlow
  • Senior Researcher, Faraday Institute for Science and Religion
  • Director of Studies, Girton College
  • Director of Studies, St John's College
01223 748888
Dr Philip McCosker
  • Research Associate to the Norris-Hulse Professor of Divinity
  • Affiliated Lecturer
  • Departmental Lecturer in Modern Theology (University of Oxford)
  • Director of Studies in Theology, Magdalene College ; Murray Edwards College ; St. Edmund's College
01223 767901
Professor Ian A. McFarland
  • Regius Professor of Divinity
  • Fellow, Selwyn College
01223 763036
Dr Jane McLarty
  • Affiliated lecturer
  • Director of Studies in Theology, Churchill College ; Lucy Cavendish College
Dr Justin Meggitt
  • University Senior Lecturer in the Study of Religion
01223 763030
Dr Brittany N. Melton
  • Affiliated Lecturer of Old Testament
Dr Oonagh O'Brien
  • Principal, The Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology
01223 741057
Dr Philip Pattenden
  • Praelector, Peterhouse
01223 338212
Dr Elizabeth Phillips
  • Tutor in Theology and Ethics, Westcott House
01223 272970
Dr Jeff Phillips
  • Director of Studies in Philosophy, St Edmund's College, Cambridge
  • Tutor in Philosophy and Theology, Westcott House, Cambridge
  • Director of Studies for BTh and Postgraduate Programmes, Westcott House, Cambridge
Professor Catherine Pickstock
  • Professor of Metaphysics and Poetics
  • Fellow and Tutor, Emmanuel College
01223 763002
Dr Stephen Plant
  • Dean, Trinity Hall
  • Directory of Studies in Theology, Trinity Hall
Dr Elizabeth Powell
  • Teaching Associate
01223 763047
Dr Vicky Raymer
  • Director of Studies, Westcott House
01223 272967
Professor Richard Rex
  • Professor of Reformation History
  • Polkinghorne Fellow in Theology and Religious Studies at Queens' College, Cambridge
  • Director of Studies in Theology, Queens' College, Cambridge
01223 763002
Rev'd Dr Mark Smith
  • Director of Studies, Christ's College
Professor Janet Soskice
  • Professor of Philosophical Theology
  • Fellow, Jesus College
01223 763025
Dr Tony Street
  • Assistant Director of Research in Islamic Studies
  • Fellow, Clare Hall
01223 763021
Dr Michael B. Thompson
  • Vice-Principal & Lecturer in New Testament, Ridley Hall
01223 741066
Dr Daniel H. Weiss
  • Polonsky-Coexist Senior Lecturer in Jewish Studies
  • Fellow, Darwin College
01223 763412
Dr Paul Weston
  • Tutor in Mission & Homiletics and Admissions Tutor, Ridley Hall
01223 746589
Dr Peter Williams
  • Principal, Tyndale House
01223 566601
Dr Timothy Winter
  • Shaykh Zayed Lecturer in Islamic Studies
  • Director of Studies, Wolfson College
  • Dean, The Cambridge Muslim College
01223 763022
Dr Holger Zellentin
  • Lecturer in Classical Rabbinic Judaism