Breanna J. Nickel

Breanna J. Nickel

History of Christianity
bnickel@nd.edu

Education

B.A., Bible/Religion/Philosophy and Peace/Justice/Conflict Studies, summa cum laude, Goshen College, 2010

M.A.R., History of Christianity, Yale Divinity School, 2013

Profile


Specialization:

 

Theology of Balthasar Hubmaier

 

Fields of Interest:

 

Anabaptist/Mennonite Theology
Late medieval scholastic theology, and its reception in the Reformation
Theologies of pacifism and martyrdom

 

Teaching Competencies:

 

Reformation theology (magisterial and Anabaptist)Medieval theology (scholastic and monastic)
Islam (primarily Sufism)
Hinduism (primarily bhakti)

 

Teaching Experience:

 

Foundations of Theology: Biblical/Historical

Dissertation

"Balthasar Hubmaier’s Doctrine of the Will"

Dissertation Director: Dr. Randall Zachman