School of Divinity

Academic staff

Academic Staff A-Z

Name (sorted in ascending order) Role Email Phone number
Professor Naomi Appleton Professor of Buddhist Studies and Indian Religions +44 (0)131 6508976
Dr Peter Atkins Postdoctoral Fellow in Old Testament and Hebrew Bible
Dr Guy Bennett-Hunter Executive Editor, Expository Times
Dr Linden Bicket Lecturer in Literature and Religion
Professor Helen Bond Professor of Christian Origins +44 (0)131 650 8923
Dr Simon Burton John Laing Senior Lecturer in Reformation History +44 (0)131 650 8920
Professor Jeremy Carrette Head of the School of Divinity; Professor of Philosophy, Religion & Culture 0131-650-8977
Dr Alexander Chow (FHEA) Senior Lecturer in Theology and World Christianity +44 (0)131 650 8961
Dr James Eglinton Meldrum Senior Lecturer in Reformed Theology +44 (0)131 650 8975
Dr Pedro Feitoza Lecturer in Latin American Christianity
Rev. Dr Alexander (Sandy) Forsyth Senior Teaching Fellow in Practical Theology & Missiology (part-time)
Professor Paul Foster Professor in New Testament Language, Literature & Theology +44 (0)131 650 8917
Rev Dr Michael Fuller Lecturer in Science and Religion
Dr Paul Fuller Teaching Fellow in Buddhist Studies
Dr Alysa Ghose Lecturer in Religion and Decolonisation 01316508914
Dr David Grumett Senior Lecturer, Theology and Ethics; Convener, Research Ethics Committee +44 (0)131 650 8970
Professor Hannah Holtschneider Professor of Contemporary Jewish Cultural History, Director of Research +44 131 650 8933
Professor Alison Jack Professor of Bible and Literature and Principal of New College +44 (0)131 650 8908
Dr Anja Klein Senior Lecturer in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament +44 (0)131 650 8960
Dr Arkotong Longkumer Senior Lecturer in Modern Asia +44 (0)131 650 8781
Dr Felicity Loughlin Lecturer in the History of Modern Christianity
Dr Suzanna Millar Chancellor's Fellow in Hebrew Bible / Old Testament +44 (0)131 6508 904
Professor Rachel Muers Chair of Divinity
Dr Kirsteen Murray Director of Undergraduate Studies & Lecturer in the History of Christianity
Professor Matthew Novenson Professor of Biblical Criticism and Biblical Antiquities +44 (0)131 650 8942
Dr Paul Parvis Lecturer
Dr Sara Parvis Senior Lecturer in Patristics +44 (0)131 650 8907
Dr Walaa Quisay Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Dr Shadaab Rahemtulla Lecturer in Islamic Studies +44 (0)131 6508954
Dr Joshua Ralston Reader in Christian-Muslim Relations +44 (0)131 650 8928
Dr Salam Rassi Lecturer in Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations
Dr Sneha Roy Postdoctoral Fellow
Professor Mona Siddiqui Professor of Islamic and Interreligious Studies, Assistant Principal Religion and Society, University of Edinburgh and Jane and Aatos Erkko Chair, Helsinki Collegium. +44 (0)131 650 7912
Dr Bethany Sollereder Lecturer in Science and Religion
Dr. Upali Sraman Lecturer in Buddhist Languages and Cultures
Dr Steven Sutcliffe Senior Lecturer in the Study of Religion +44 (0)131 650 8947
Dr Philippa Townsend Lecturer in Ancient Mediterranean Religions
Dr Nathanael Vette Teaching Fellow in Christian Origins
Dr Claire Wanless Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, Religious Studies
Prof Emma Wild-Wood Professor of African Religions and World Christianity +44 (0)131 650 8951
Dr Lois Wilson-McFarland Teaching Fellow in Religion and Literature
Dr Ximian Xu Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Theology and Ethics of Artificial Intelligence