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Regius Professorship of Divinity

12 November 2020

After a long search process, we are pleased to announce that Prof David Fergusson (Edinburgh) has accepted the appointment as Regius Professor of Divinity. Prof Fergusson is a leading specialist in Christian Theology, with much experience of academic leadership, supervising PhD students and running grants. He can offer teaching in core areas of the field and will be a wise mentor for all in the Faculty. He will take up the post on April 1st 2021 and is currently planning a move to Cambridge with his wife.

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Open-Oxford-Cambridge Doctoral Training Partnership

9 November 2020

Applications are invited for an Open-Oxford-Cambridge AHRC DTP-funded Collaborative Doctoral Award at the University of Cambridge, in partnership with the Everyday Muslim Heritage and Archive Initiative.

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Volume VII of The Noesis Review has arrived

2 November 2020

The review is the Faculty of Divinity’s Graduate Journal focusing on Theology, Philosophy, and Poetics

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Congratulations to Dr Elizabeth Powell on her new Book Launch

2 November 2020

On Tuesday 3 November - the launch of Elizabeth Powell’s David Jones and the Craft of Theology: Becoming Beauty. Elizabeth is the La Retraite Fellow in Theology and Spirituality here at the CCS; she will be joined by: · Rowan Williams (former Archbishop of Canterbury) · Vittorio Montemaggi (Senior Lecturer in Religion and the Arts at King’s College London and Acting Director of the Von Hügel Institute of Critical Catholic Inquiry) The event will be hosted by Karen Kilby and (CCS) and Férdia Stone-Davis (Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology, Cambridge).

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The UK Rabbinics network launched this week

2 November 2020

The UK Rabbinics network launched this week, bringing together a diverse group including leading scholars in the field and PhD students from Cambridge, LBC, Oxford, UCL, KCL, Manchester, SOAS and beyond...

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New book by Professor Catherine Pickstock

New book by Professor Catherine Pickstock

26 October 2020

Aspects of Truth A New Religious Metaphysics

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Teaching Associate in Patristics

19 October 2020

The Faculty of Divinity invites applications for a new fixed-term appointment as Teaching Associate in the field of Patristics for nine months from 1 January 2021.

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Dr Joseph Webster awarded a 2020 Philip Leverhulme Prize

Dr Joseph Webster awarded a 2020 Philip Leverhulme Prize

19 October 2020

The Faculty of Divinity’s Dr Joseph Webster has been awarded a prestigious Philip Leverhulme Prize. The prize is one of the most coveted awards for early career academics. It rewards emerging scholars whose work has already had an international impact and whose future career are exceptionally promising.

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Impact Awards - Congratulations

12 October 2020

Divinity's Dr Joe Webster, named runner-up in the Vice Chancellor's Research Impact and Engagement awards and Dr Naures Atto (AMES) former Divinity Research Associate runner-up in Early Career Researcher Award

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New MPhil Studentship in 18c Studies

5 October 2020

Good news of a new MPhil studentship in Eighteenth-Century Studies, funded by the British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies and the University of Cambridge, and hosted by Selwyn College. The details can be found here: https://www.sel.cam.ac.uk/joining-selwyn/graduates/funding#BSECS The studentship is interdisciplinary...

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