Andrew Pinsent

Andrew Pinsent
Research Director, Ian Ramsey Centre for Science and Religion
University of Oxford

Andrew Pinsent is a research fellow of Harris Manchester College, Research Director of the Ian Ramsey Centre for Science and Religion, a member of the Theology and Religion Faculty at Oxford University, and an Associate Research Fellow of the Anscombe Bioethics Centre. He was formerly a high energy physicist on the DELPHI experiment at CERN, has degrees in philosophy and theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University and a second doctorate, in philosophy, from St Louis University. He is the author of The Second-Person Perspective in Aquinas’s Ethics: Virtues and Gifts (Routledge, 2012) and a variety of publications on virtue ethics, neurotheology, science and religion, the philosophy of the person, divine action, and the nature of evil. In the media and at a great diversity of venues, he is a regular contributor to public engagement with science and religion issues.