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Andrew Radde-Gallwitz, Ph.D.

Title/s: Assistant Professor

Office #: Crown Center 313

Phone: 773.508.8375

E-mail: araddegallwitz@luc.edu

CV Link: Radde-Gallwitz CV


Andrew Radde-Gallwitz has taught at Loyola since 2007. He teaches a number of courses in the history of Christianity and in the University's Honors Program. His book Basil of Caesarea, Gregory of Nyssa, and the Transformation of Divine Simplicity (Oxford, 2009) is the winner of a Templeton Award for Theological Promise for 2011. In his research, he focuses on the emergence of Christian beliefs and practices in late antiquity, with particular focus on the origins of the doctrine of the Trinity. He also has a deep interest in the relationship between Platonism and Christian thought.


Ph.D. Emory University, 2007
M.T.S. Duke University Divinity School, 2002
B.A. Lipscomb University, 2000

Program Areas

Research Interests

Early Christian Theology (Patristics), especially Origen, Athanasius, Basil of Caesarea, Gregory of Nyssa, and Didymus the Blind; Greek Philosophy in Late Antiquity


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