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Ellie joined the Department of Theology, Religion and Philosophy as Lecturer in Theology and Ethics in 2017. She studied Theology at the universities of Oxford and Geneva before undertaking a DPhil at Regents Park College, University of Oxford. Her doctoral thesis provided the first in-depth study of Dietrich Bonhoeffers account of unconscious Christianity, which he wrote about in multiple literary forms while in prison during the Second World War. After her doctorate Ellie worked as a postdoctoral researcher for the Project for the Study of Love in Religion, an interfaith project of the Oxford Centre for Christianity and Culture. She is also a Lecturer in Ethics at Regents Park College, University of Oxford and an Associate Scholar of Christian Flourishing in a Technological World, a research project funded by the Issachar Fund.


Selected publications

  • Love in Religion: An Annotated Bibliography, co-authored with Kate Kirkpatrick and Minlib Dallh, to appear in a multi-author volume edited by Paul S. Fiddes, Forthcoming 2017, and available online here.
  • 'Using God as a model? Tensions within Scholarship on Love in Religion', to appear in a multi-author volume edited by Paul S. Fiddes, forthcoming 2017.
  • 'Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the death of God theologians' in Engaging Bonhoeffer: The Impact and Influence of Bonhoeffers Life and Thought, edited by Matthew D. Kirkpatrick. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2016.
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