Paul Nimmo

Professor Paul T Nimmo has held the Chair in Systematic Theology at the University of Aberdeen since 2013, having previously held the Meldrum Senior Lectureship in Reformed Theology at the University of Edinburgh. His studies were undertaken at the University of Cambridge, the University of Edinburgh, Princeton Theological Seminary, and the Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, while his first academic appointment was as a post-doctoral Research Assistant and Affiliated Lecturer at the University of Cambridge. He was awarded a John Templeton Award for Theological Promise in 2009 for his monograph Being in Action: The Theological Shape of Barth’s Ethical Vision, and has been since 2013 one of the Editors of the International Journal of Systematic Theology, which publication he also served as Managing Editor from 2006 to 2014. He has been a Fellow of the Center for Barth Studies in Princeton since 2009, and was elected to the AAR Reformed Theology and History Group Steering Committee in 2012 and as Treasurer of the Society of the Study of Theology in 2013. He is an ordained elder in the Church of Scotland, and participates in diverse ways in the life of the church, at both local and national levels.

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