Course for PhD students

Welcome to a course for PhD students and other scholars: Christian Practical Wisdom and Research in the Field of Practical Theology.


26.04.2017 - 09:00 to 15:00

April 26th, 2017

Keynote speaker: Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore, Vanderbilt, US.


Session I

09.00   Welcome and Introduction by Tone Stangeland Kaufman

09.15   “Disciplining: Academic Theology and Practical Knowledge” by Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore

10.15   Coffee and tea

10.30   Prepared responses by Pete Ward (Durham, UK), Elisabeth Tveito Johnsen (TF) and Morten Holmqvist (MF)

11.15   Plenary discussion

11.45   Lunch (can be bought in MFs canteen)

Session II

12.45   “Designing a new Reader in Practical Theology: Key essays, Challenges, and Rationale” by Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore

13.45   Coffee and tea

14.00   Conversation in groups

PhD students share and discuss how their PhD projects can relate to the various contributions in the Reader and the discipline of PT.

14.30-15.00    Plenary Conversation and Closing

Upon request and according to our capacity, this day-course is open also for PhD students who are not part of MF's PhD program and also for other scholars who would like to participate. Please mail to within 15 March 2017 to signify your interest.