School of Divinity

Science and Religion

Mondays 4.10 to 5.30pm on Microsoft Teams, unless otherwise noted

All are welcome. For enquiries, please contact Professor Mark Harris. Email

Seminar Recordings can be found on Media Hopper Create

Semester 1: Autumn 2021

Date Speaker Topic
20 September

Professor Werner Riess (Freiberg University of Education)

Can Student Teachers' Attitudes towards Evolution and Creation Be Fostered by an Interdisciplinary Seminar? Insights into a Learning Experiment and Its Results

4 October

Dr David de Pomerai

Redundant God? Christian Faith in the Light of Evolution

18 October

Professor Mark Harris (Edinburgh)

Theology and the Quantum World

*Joint seminar with Theology and Ethics*

1 November

Dr Zara Thokozani Kamwendo (Durham University)

Resistance to a Narrative of the COVID-19 Pandemic as Divine Action

15 November

Dr Michael Fuller (Edinburgh)

History of Science and Religion