Skip to main content

Arne Rasmusson

Deputy head of department

Department of Literature, History of Ideas, and
Visiting address
Renströmsgatan 6
41255 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 200
40530 Göteborg

About Arne Rasmusson

Professor in systematic theology.

Extraordinary professor in the Theological Faculty at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa.

Resident research fellow, Center for Theological Inquiry, Princeton, New Jersey, USA (Sept 2013-May 2014).

Stellenbosch Institute of Advanced Study, South Africa (Jan - June 2019)

Teaching areas: systematic theology and theological ethics

My research interests include:

  • Political theology
  • Ecclesial moral formation
  • Dissenterprotestantism and social change
  • Church, theology, and the liberal nation state
  • Religion and politics in USA
  • The nature of theological ethics
  • Theological ethics and neuroscience/moral psychology
  • Virtue ethics
  • Karl Barth, Stanley Hauerwas, Jürgen Moltmann, John Howard Yoder, Ernst Troeltsch, Reinhold Niebuhr.

For links to full texts (including before 2012), see my