Prof. Deane-Drummond’s teaching and research centers around science and religion, especially systematic theology in relation to the biosciences, evolution, ecology, genetics, and evolutionary anthropology, as well as bioethics, animal ethics, sustainability, ecotheology, and public theology.
Recent undergraduate courses include ‘Ecology in Roman Catholic Social Teaching”; ‘Science and Religion”, and “Science and Values”; recent graduate courses include “Science and Wisdom”, “Bioethics”; “Creation and Spirit”; “Evolution, Morality and Animal Ethics”; “Global Bioethics Seminar”, and “Environmental Ethics”.
Technofutures, Nature and the Sacred: Transdisciplinary Perspectives (joint ed. with Sigurd Bergmann and Bronislaw Szerszynski). Ashgate, 2015.
The Wisdom of the Liminal: Evolution and Other Animals in Human Becoming. Eerdmans, 2014.
“Evolutionary Perspectives on Inter-Morality and Inter-Species Relationships Interrogated in the Light of the Rise and Fall of Homo sapiens sapiens, Journal of Moral Theology, 3 (2) 2014, 72-92.
Animals as Religious Subjects: Transdisciplinary Perspectives (joint ed. with Rebecca Artinian-Kaiser and David Clough). Bloomsbury, 2013.
Christ and Evolution: Wonder and Wisdom. Fortress Press/SCM Press, 2009.
Creaturely Theology: God, Humans and Other Animals, edited with David Clough. SCM Press, 2009.
Ecotheology, DLT, 2008.
Genetics and Christian Ethics. Cambridge University Press, 2005.
The Ethics of Nature. Blackwells, 2004.
Creation Through Wisdom: Theology and the New Biology. T&T Clark, 2000.
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