Einar Thomassen

Degrees

PhD at the University of St Andrews 1982 (Divinity: New Testament)
MA at the University of Bergen 1977 (History of Religions)

 

 

Professional Career

  • 1/1993– Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Bergen
  • 8/1990–12/1992 Associate Professor of the History of Religions at the University of Oslo
  • 4/1986–7/1990 Docent (Reader) in the History of Religions at the University of Uppsala
  • 1/1982–3/1986 Research Assistant in the History of Religions at the University of Bergen

Leadership, local

  • Deputy dean for research and communication, Faculty of Humanities, University of Bergen, 8/2013–
  • Coordinator of research at the Department for Archaeology, History, Culture Studies and Religion at the University of Bergen, 1/2011–7/2013
  • Director of the Programme for the Study of Ancient Christianity (PROAC), and the PROAC graduate school, the University of Bergen 2003–2007
  • Vice dean for education, Faculty of Arts, University of Bergen, 1996–1998
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Faculty of Arts, the University of Bergen, 1995–1998
  • Chair of the Department for Classics, Russian and the History of Religions at the University of Bergen, 1995–1998

Leadership, international and national

  • President of the European Association for the Study of Religion, 2014–
  • Vice president of the European Association for the Study of Religion, 2010–2013
  • Coordinator of the “Nordic Nag Hammadi and Gnosticism Network” (funded by NordForsk, the Nordic Research Board) 2004–2008
  • Director of “Highways and Byways,” a research project on orthodoxy and heresy in the Christian tradition (funded by the Norwegian Research Council) 1/2004–6/2005
  • President of the Norwegian Association for the History of Religions 1994–98

Editorships

  • Editor of book series Nag Hammadi and Manichaean Studies (Brill), 2008–
  • Editor of Numen, official journal of the International Association for the History of Religions, 2000–2008

Visiting professorships

  • Honorary Professor at the Faculty of Theology, University of Aarhus 2005–2010, 2010–2015
  • Directeur d’études invité at the École Pratique des Hautes Études, Ve section, Paris, spring 1995

Academic honours and memberships

  • Member of the Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters, 2004–
  • Membre régulier externe de l’Institut d’Études Anciennes de l’Université Laval, 1999–
  • Fellow of the National Humanities Center, North Carolina, 1999–2000
  • Fellow of Clare Hall, Cambridge, UK 1–6/95, subsequently Life Member
  • Corresponding member of the Nathan Söderblom Society, Uppsala, 1987–

Administrative assignments

  • Chairman of the board of the Norwegian Institute at Athens, 2015–
  • Project reviewer for the Danish Research Council, 2011–; the Swiss Research council 2015, the Dutch Research Council 2015
  • Member of Peer Review Committee to evaluate research at the Faculty of Theology, Univerity of Groningen, 2006
  • Member of the board of the Norwegian Institute at Athens, 1998–2005
  • Member of the curriculum committee for Religious Education in Norwegian public schools 2001–2002
  • Member of the scholarship committee for theology and religious studies of the Norwegian Council for Science and the Humanities, 1994–1997

Other

  • Guest lectures at e.g. Harvard Divinity School (2000), Duke University (2000), Chicago Divinity School (2002), Helsinki University (2004), Académie des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres, Paris (2008), Princeton Divinity School (2010), Concordia University, Montréal (2013).
  • Served on search committees and/or doctoral committees at the universities of Bergen, Oslo, Trondheim, Tromsø, Uppsala, Lund, Södertörn, Aarhus, Copenhagen, Helsinki, Stockholm.
  • Peer reviewer for Numen, Religion, Journal of Religion, Journal of Early Christian Studies, Laval Théologique et Philosophique, Revue philosophique de Louvain, and a number of Scandinavian language journals

 

 

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