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Dr Eve Parker

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Theological Education

MTh, MLitt, PhD (University of St Andrews)

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Postdoctoral Research Associate in Theological Education in the Department of Theology and Religion  
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Theological Education in the Common Awards Team  

Research interests

  • Liberation Theologies
  • Theological Education
  • Transformative Pedagogy
  • Multiple Religious Belonging
  • Christianity in India
  • World Christianity


Authored book

  • Parker, Eve (2021). Trust in Theological Education. SCM Press.
  • Parker, Eve. (2021). Theologising with the Sacred 'Prostitutes' of South India: Towards an Indecent Dalit Theology. Leiden: Brill.

Book review

Chapter in book

  • Parker, Eve. (2022). The Politics of the Erotic Goddess: Re-Reading Revelation in the Context of South India. In Handbook of Liberation Theology: South Asia. Parker, Eve., Aguilar, Mario I. & Morris, James. Routledge.
  • Parker, Eve. (2021). Deconstructing Trustworthiness in Interfaith Dialogue with a Pedagogy for Liberation. In Dialogue and Liberation: Faith(s) Seeking Justice. Rajkumar, Peniel. Geneva: WCC.
  • Parker, Eve. (2021). Readings from Revelation: An Open Door into Heaven. In Fresh from the Word 2022. Painting, David. Oxford: Lion Hudson.
  • Parker, Eve. (2020). The Gospel of Mark: Controversy in Jerusalem. In Fresh from the Word 2021. Eddy, Nathan. Oxford: Lion Hudson.
  • Parker, Eve. (2016). Religious Hybridity in the Brothels of Mathamma: The Sacred Sex Worker and the Dalit Christ. In Many Yet One? Multiple Religious Belonging. Rajkumar, Peniel Jesudason. & Prabhakar Dayam, Joseph. Geneva: WCC Publications. 121-135.
  • Parker, Eve. (2015). Theologising in the Brothels with Mathamma: Towards an Indecent Dalit The(a)logy. In Relating with Hindu Diaspora: Anglican & Lutheran Reflections. Mosher, Lucinda. London: Anglican Interfaith Networks & WCC. 26-37.

Conference Paper

  • Parker, Eve. (2021), Dismantling Whiteness: A Theological Response, Dismantling Whiteness. Oxford University, England.
  • Parker, Eve. (2021), From life-denying to life-flourishing Curricula in Theological Education, Council for World Mission, Life-flourishing Mission. Singapore.
  • Parker, Eve. (2021), Bleeding Women in Theological Education, Scholars of the Periphery. University of St Andrews, Scotland.
  • Parker, Eve. (2021), Theologising with Sacred Sex Workers: Towards an Indecent Dalit The(a)logy, Society for the Study of Theology. UK, SST.
  • Parker, Eve. (2021), World Christianity as a Critique of Whiteness in Theological Education, Teaching Ecumenism and World Christianity. Bossey, Geneva, WCC.
  • Parker, Eve. (2020), Re-thinking Freedom of Religion in the context of the UK, Freedom of Religion Consultation. Frankfurt, WCC.
  • Parker, Eve. (2019), Silenced Women in Interreligious Dialogue, Centre for the Study of Religion Anniversary. University of Sy Andrews, Scotland.

Edited book

  • Parker, Eve., Aguilar, Mario, I. & Morris, James. (2022). Handbook of Liberation Theology: South Asia. Routledge.

Journal Article

Newspaper/Magazine Article

  • Parker, Eve. (2021). Life-flourishing Curricula in Theological Education. InSight Magazine
  • Parker, Eve. (2020). Mark 12:1-12: Chapter & Verse. Reform (February 2020).
  • Parker, Eve. (2017). Judges 19:20-29: Chapter & Verse. Reform (September 2017).

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