University of Edinburgh (UK)

Junette Galagala-Nacion

Country: Philippines

School: University of Edinburgh (UK)

Area of Study: New Testament

Research Focus: An exploration of Pauline passages that reference Gentiles in order to consider how Christian identity is preserved and negotiated in the Filipino context

John Munayer

Country: Palestine

School: University of Edinburgh (UK)

Area of Study: World Christianity

Research Focus: A new theology for Palestine rooted in the Late Ottoman practices of Christians, Jews, and Muslims

Hossam Garas

Country: Egypt

School: University of Edinburgh (UK)

Area of Study: Islamic Studies

Research Focus: A Christian engagement with the concept of the Ummah

Emmanuel Tettey

Country: Ghana

School: University of Edinburgh (UK)

Area of Study: Islamic Studies

Research Focus: How Christian & Muslim financial systems, especially microfinance, might intersect for the common good.

Elilo Ezung

Country: India

School: University of Edinburgh (UK)

Area of Study: Systematic Theology

Research Focus: The doctrine of the Holy Spirit in relation to traditional Naga perspectives.

Dr. Sara Afshari (Iran/Cyprus)

Country: Cyprus, Iran

School: University of Edinburgh (UK)

Area of Study: World Christianity

Dr. Sofanit Abebe (Ethiopia)

Country: Ethiopia

School: University of Edinburgh (UK)

Area of Study: New Testament

Research Focus: A Biblical theology of creation and suffering to address Africa’s mounting environmental crisis.