Members

Directors

Members

  • Bakinaz Abdalla - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Jewish Philosophy of Religion
  • Abbas Ahsan - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Islamic Philosophy of Religion
  • Nikk Effingham - Reader in Philosophy
  • Marie-Hélène Gorisse - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Jain Philosophy of Religion
  • Mohsen Moghri - Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Martin Pickup - Senior Lecturer in Philosophy of Religion
  • Heather Widdows - John Ferguson Professor of Global Ethics

Administrators

  • Rabab Anjum
  • Narmin Ismayilova

William Paton Visiting Fellows

  • Professor Chad Meister, Bethel College, USA (2015)
  • Professor Dilipkumar Mohanta, University of Calcutta (2015)
  • Dr Nick Trakakis, Australian Catholic University, Australia (2014)
  • Dr Shalini Sinha, SOAS, University of London (2013)
  • Dr Elena Kalmykova, University of Uppsala, Sweden (2013) 
  • Professor Oliver Leaman, University of Kentucky, USA (2013)

Doctoral researchers

Current

  • Harold Barrett (The problem of impermanence)
  • Julio Bueno (God and infinity)
  • Han Jen Chang (The evidential problem of evil and skeptical theism)
  • Brent Constantine (The modal cosmological argument)
  • Randy Everist (Divine causation)
  • Luke Fox (Kierkegaard and religious diversity)
  • Michael Fox (Aesthetics and theology)
  • Simo Frestadius (Theological epistemology)
  • Gary Hall (Thomas Merton)
  • Soufiane Hamri (Ontological and cosmological reasoning)
  • Kristi Mair (Religious epistemology)
  • Ryan Maze (The ontological argument for the existence of God)
  • Chase Montague (An apophatic approach to the problem of evil)
  • Marshall Naylor (Maximal God)
  • Dre Rusavuk (Rationality, freedom and divine goodness)
  • Shivanand Sharma (Bhedābheda Vedānta and the problem of consciousness)
  • Iain Shaw (The problem of evil and practical theology)
  • Stephen Torr (Evil and suffering)
  • Kevin Vandergriff (The intrinsic probability of theism and naturalism)
  • Ben Whittington (Free will and nonreductive physicalism)
  • Wai Yip Wong (Religious pluralism)