New Centre for Research in Religion & Social Policy


The University of Divinity promotes the highest standards of scholarship in theology, philosophy and ministry. In keeping with its vision, the University is pleased to announce the establishment of its new Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy, to commence in October 2016.

The Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy will provide a means of engaging with the issues of the contemporary world – by stimulating research and engagement activity across the whole institution and by building external partnerships. Additionally, the Centre will actively build collaborations with the churches and agencies, and by commissioning and publishing research.

Revd Dr Gordon Preece has been appointed Interim Director of the Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy…

Read the full Media Release issued 20 October 2016.


Launch Event

4.30-6.00pm | Thursday 8 December 2016
Collins Street Baptist Church | 174 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Indigenous Issues: Religion & Social Policy
Guest Speaker: Mark Brett (Whitley Theological College)
Responses: Naomi Wolfe (Australian Catholic University) | Gordon Preece (Interim Director of the Centre)

More information about the launch event will be coming soon.

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