Institute for Religion & Critical Inquiry

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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

Award for ACU Historian Laura Rademaker

Congratulations to IRCI historian Laura Rademaker on the award of the 2016 Serle Award for her thesis, Language and the … Learn more

Professor Pauline Allen Elected to the British Academy

Congratulations to Professor Pauline Allen, who has been Elected as a Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy. The British Academy … Learn more

Rome Seminar Series II: The Emergence of the Christian Intellectual

ACU Professorial Fellow Lewis Ayres led a seminar at ACU’s Rome Campus in July 2016 with participants from ACU, University … Learn more

Rome Collaboration: Can hope combat marginalization?

From 18-26 June David Newheiser (ACU) met with Linn Tonstad (Yale) and Vincent Lloyd (Villanova) for intensive collaboration in relation … Learn more

Wendy Mayer Elected Fellow of the Australian Academy of Humanities

ACU-researcher Wendy Mayer has been elected to the Australian Academy of Humanities in recognition of her internationally-recognized research in Early … Learn more

New Director for Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry

ACU is delighted to announce that Professor James McLaren has accepted an appointment as Director of the Institute for Religion … Learn more

IRCI holds successful Laudato Si event in Rome

The Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry (IRCI) has held its first major seminar Laudato Si: The Greening of … Learn more