Risto Saarinen

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Curriculum Vitae

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Dr.theol. 1988 University of Helsinki

Dr. phil. 1994 University of Helsinki

I am Professor of Ecumenics (tenured) and Vice-Dean for Research (2014-2017) at the Faculty of Theology, as well as Director of Academy of Finland's Centre of Excellence "Reason and Religious Recognition" (2014-2019).

My research and teaching deals with ecumenism, the European Reformations and contemporary systematic theology.

Latest publications

  1. A Theologian's Response to Ammermann, Monroe, and Pessi

    Saarinen, R. J. 2017 Christianity and the Roots of Morality. Luomanen, P., Pessi, A. B. & Pyysiäinen, I. (eds.). Leiden: Brill , p. 282-286 3 p.

    Publication: Contribution to book/anthologyA3 Contribution to book/other compilations (refereed)

  2. Das schwedisch-finnische Luthertum und die Juden

    Saarinen, R. J. 2017 Protestantismus, Antijudaismus, Antisemitismus: Konvergenzen und Konfrontationen in ihren Kontexten. Wendebourg, D. (ed.). Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, p. 523-535 13 p.

    Publication: Contribution to book/anthologyA3 Contribution to book/other compilations (refereed)

  3. Law

    Saarinen, R. J. & Nelson, D. 2017 Oxford Encyclopedia of Martin Luther. Hinlicky, P. & Nelson, D. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 2,81-92

    Publication: Contribution to book/anthologyA3 Contribution to book/other compilations (refereed)

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Latest activities

  1. CoPassion seminaari

    Saarinen, R. (Speaker: Presenter)
    2016 → …

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  2. Luther500 Australia

    Saarinen, R. (Speaker: Presenter)
    2016 → …

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  3. Renaissance Soceity of America

    Saarinen, R. (Speaker: Presenter)
    2016 → …

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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Latest prizes

  1. Academia Europaea membership

    Risto Saarinen (Recipient), 2015

    Prize: Prizes and awards

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Education

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