Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D. Theology                                                           (in progress)
University of Chicago Divinity School

M.A. Historical and Systematic Theology                  May 2006
Wheaton College

B.A. Christian Education and Ministry                       May 2005
Wheaton College

Resident Head                                                            August 2011-present
Shorey House, The University of Chicago

Cataloging Associate                                                  July 2006-August 2010
Buswell Memorial Library, Wheaton College

"Melchizedek as Exemplar for Kingship in Twelfth-Century Political Thought", History of Political Thought, 31.4 (2010), pp. 557-575. (pdf fulltext)

“’Fullness of the Spirit’ and ‘Fullness of Catholicity’ in Ecclesial Communion”, International Journal of Systematic Theology, 11.3 (2009), pp. 271-292. (pdf fulltext)

“Instruments of Faith and Unity in Canon Law: The Church of Nigeria constitutional revision of 2005”, Ecclesiastical Law Journal, 10.2 (2008), pp. 161-173.  (pdf fulltext)

“The Johannine Logic of Augustine’s Trinity: a dogmatic sketch”, Theological Studies 68.3 (2007), pp. 572-594.  (pdf fulltext)

Book Chapters:
"The Anglican Covenant and Anglicanorum Coetibus" in Pro Communione: Theological Essays on the Anglican Covenant, ed. Benjamin Guyer (Pickwick, 2012).

“Instruments of Faith and Unity in Canon Law: The Church of Nigeria constitutional revision of 2005”, in Ecumenical Ecclesiology: Unity, Diversity and Otherness in a Fragmented World, ed. Gesa Elsbeth Thiessen, (T&T Clark, 2009), pp. 190-204. [reprinting of EccLJ article]

Book Reviews:
James M. Blythe, The Worldview and Thought of Tolomeo Fiadoni (Ptolemy of Lucca) in Mediaevistik 24 (2011), pp. 561-564.

R. Michael Allen, The Christ's Faith: A Dogmatic Account in The Princeton Theological Review xvi.1 (2010), pp. 97-98.

Deeana Klepper, The Insight of Unbelievers: Nicholas of Lyra and Christian Reading of Jewish Text in the Later Middle Ages in Revue des Études Juives 169.1-2 (2010), pp. 254-256.

H.A.G. Houghton, Augustine’s Text of John: Patristic Citations and Latin Gospel Manuscripts in Speculum 85.1 (2010), pp. 149-151.

"Godforsakenness as the End of Prophecy: a proposal from Schleiermacher's Glaubenslehre", The University of Chicago Theology Workshop, January 9, 2012.

“Kathryn Tanner's Christ the Key: an ecclesiological consideration”, Theology Section, Midwest AAR Annual Meeting, March 26-27, 2010.

“Melchizedek as Exemplar for Kingship in Twelfth-Century Political Thought”, Patristics, Medieval, and Renaissance Conference, Villanova University, October 17, 2009.

“Augustinian Interiority and Medieval Pilgrim Piety”, Illinois Medieval Association 2008 Meeting, St. Xavier University, February 22, 2008.

“Foundations of unity in canon law: The Church of Nigeria and the Anglican Communion”, Ecclesiological Investigations Group, AAR Annual Meeting, San Diego, November 19, 2007.

“The chastening of science in late-modern theology: Rereading Karl Barth’s critique of natural reason, 1923-1938”, Theology Section, Midwest AAR Annual Meeting, March 30, 2007.

Academic Work & Service
• Member of the Library Student Resource Group, University of Chicago (2012-) 
• Special Collections Review Consulting Project, Wheaton College (2012)
• Grant application reviewer for Arete Initiative, University of Chicago (2009)

• American Academy of Religion