Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Dr. Neil Messer

Stead Center for Ethics and Values Presents:

Dr. Neil Messer, University of Winchester

Guest Lecture: "Respecting Life"

Dr Neil Messer

The Stead Center is pleased to host a guest lecture from Dr. Neil Messer, Professor of Theology at the University of Winchester in Winchester, UK.  

Wednesday, November 30

  • 4:00 PM - Public Lecture

Thursday, December 1

  • 11:30 PM - Symposium, available to Garrett-Evangelical Ph.D. students.  To RSVP, please e mail timothy.gaines@garrett.edu.


Dr. Messer read Biochemistry at Bristol University, gained a PhD in Molecular Biology at Cambridge and studied Theology at Cambridge and King’s College London. I was ordained as a minister of the United Reformed Church in 1993, and worked in pastoral ministry and clergy training before moving to an academic post at the University of Wales, Lampeter, in 2001. I came to Winchester in 2009 as Head of the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, and became Professor of Theology in 2011.

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