Staff in Theology and Religion

Professors, Senior Lecturers and Lecturers

Dr David Cheetham  
Head of Department
Reader in Philosophical Theology


Professor Allan Anderson
Professor of Mission and Pentecostal Studies


Dr Mark Cartledge 
Senior Lecturer in Pentecostal and Charismatic Theology


Dr Andrew Davies  
Senior Lecturer in Biblical Interpretation


Dr Mustafa Draper
Lecturer in Islam and Contemporary Religion


Dr Deryn Guest
Senior Lecturer in Biblical Hermeneutics


Dr Charlotte Hempel
Reader in Hebrew Bible and Second Temple Judaism


Dr Haifaa Jawad
Senior Lecturer in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies


Dr Jagbir Jhutti-Johal 
Lecturer in Sikh Studies


Professor David Parker 
Edward Cadbury Professor of Theology


Professor Stephen Pattison
Professor of Religion, Ethics and Practice


Dr Sharada Sugirtharajah 
Senior Lecturer in Hindu Studies


Professor David Thomas 
Professor of Christianity and Islam


Dr Karen Wenell
Lecturer in New Testament and Theology


Dr Isabel Wollaston 
Senior Lecturer in Jewish and Holocaust Studies


Associate Staff

Dr Marius Felderhof
Honorary Senior Research Fellow


Professor Martin Stringer 
Professor of Liturgical and Congregational Studies
Deputy Pro Vice Chancellor


 

Research Fellows

Dr Josef Boehle 
Research Fellow in Globalisation, Religion and Politics


Dr Sophie Bremner 
Research Fellow, Megachurches and Social Engagement in London project


Dr Heather Buckingham 
Research Fellow, Megachurches and Social Engagement in London project


Dr John Chesworth
Research Officer Christian-Muslim Relations: A Bibliographical History 1500-1900


Dr Sarah Dunlop 
Research Fellow, Megachurches and Social Engagement in London project


Dr W.J. Elliott
Research Fellow, Institute for Textual Scholarship and Electronic Editing


Zeth Green
Research Fellow and Technical Officer, Institute for Textual Scholarship and Electronic Editing


Dr Angela Kim Harkins
Marie Curie International Incoming Fellow


Elizabeth Hingley
Honorary Research Fellow


Dr Hugh Houghton
Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Textual Scholarship and Electronic Editing


Dr Rachel Kevern
Research Fellow, Institute for Textual Scholarship and Electronic Editing


Dr Rosalind MacLachlan
Research Fellow, Institute for Textual Scholarship and Electronic Editing


Dr Bruce Morrill
Research Fellow, Institute for Textual Scholarship and Electronic Editing


Professor Ulrich Schmid
Research Fellow, Institute for Textual Scholarship and Electronic Editing


Dr Catherine Smith
Research Fellow and Technical Officer, Institute for Textual Scholarship and Electronic Editing


Emeriti staff

Emeritus status is awarded to former senior members of the Department of long standing who continue to be active in research, teaching and the promotion of the discipline after their retirement and retain links with the University of Birmingham.

Dr Sigvard Von Sicard
Emeritus Senior Research Fellow


Professor R. S. Sugirtharajah
Emeritus Professor of Biblical Hermeneutics


Professor Werner Ustorf
Professor of Mission


Professor Frances Young
Emeritus Edward Cadbury Professor of Theology