Professor of Theology
Concurrent Appointment in the College of Science

Celia Deane-Drummond

B.A., M.A., University of Cambridge, 1981
Ph.D., University of Reading, 1980
B.A., Council of National Academic Awards, 1989
Ph.D., Manchester Victoria University, 1992
Post Graduate Certificate in Education, Manchester Metropolitan University, 1994

Areas of Expertise: Science and religion; Systematic theology in relation to biological science, especially evolution, ecology, and genetics and evolutionary anthropology; Bioethics, especially inter-species relationships, animal ethics, sustainability, ecotheology, and public theology.


  • Genetics and Christian Ethics (2006)
  • Ecotheology (2008)
  • Christ and Evolution (2009)
  • Creaturely Theology: On God, Humans and Other Animals (joint ed.) (2009)
  • Religion and Ecology in the Public Sphere (joint ed.) (2011)
  • The Wisdom of the LIminal: Evolution and Other Animals in Human Becoming (2014)

Recent Articles:

  • "A Case for Collective Conscience: Climategate, COP-15 and Climate Justice" (2011)
  • "Joining in the Dance: Catholic Social Teaching and Ecology" (2012)

Office: 440 Malloy

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From 2009 to 2010 Dr. Deane-Drummond was seconded to the Catholic Fund for Overseas Development as Theological Accompanier in the area of environmental justice and climate change.