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New Researchers Join Institute

We are delighted to welcome three new researchers to the Institute in Early Christian Studies and Constructive Theology. Between them, they … Learn more

Dr Philip McCosker, Von Hügel Institute, Cambridge

The Director of the Von Hügel Institute for … Learn more

Research rankings success

ACU research in Theology, Divinity, and Religious Studies has been ranked 36th in the world in the 2017 QS World … Learn more

New Positions Open: Texts, Traditions, and Early Christian Identities

We are pleased to announce a major new university-funded research project led by Prof. Francis Watson (ACU/Durham). Texts, Traditions, and … Learn more

Australian Research Council Success

Congratulations to researchers in the Centre for Biblical and Early Christian Studies, Bronwen Neil, Pauline Allen, and Wendy Mayer, who … Learn more

New Positions Open: Early Christianity and Philosophy/Theology

Research-only positions (5-year and continuing) are now open in the Centre for Biblical and Early Christian Studies and the … Learn more

New PhD Scholarships Available

PhD scholarships associated with two new projects are currently open. PhD Scholars would work with other scholars in the projects … Learn more

New Institute Members in Ethics

The Centre for Moral Philosophy and Applied Ethics welcomes two new researchers, David Killoren and Tyler Paytas. David comes to … Learn more

Rome Seminar Series IV: Atheism and Christianity

IRCI Research Fellow David Newheiser led a seminar at ACU’s Rome Campus in September 2016 with participants from ACU, KU … Learn more

Rome Seminar Series III: Conceiving Change in the Church

In collaboration with ACU staff, Professor Paul Murray of the Centre for Catholic Studies at Durham University led a seminar … Learn more