Steven Battin

Steven Battin

Assistant Professor

Primary Field of Study: Systematic Theology


Ph.D. University of Notre Dame

Research and Training Interests

His present research contributes to the ongoing development of liberation theologies by way of placing Catholic theology in conversation with decolonial, indigenous, and African-American-based post-capitalist movements.

Selected Publications

“Resurrection of Jesus as Resurrection of the Ancestors: A Hermeneutic Prologue to Epistemic Decoloniality in Christian Theology.” In Decoloniality and Justice: Theological Perspectives, World Forum for Theology and Liberation. (Oikos Editora, Sao Leopoldo, 2018).


Steven Battin specializes in contemporary systematic and constructive theology. He is particularly committed to the exploration of ecclesiology, christology, and soteriology from non-dominant perspectives.


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