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Deidre Nicole Green is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. She earned a PhD in Religion from Claremont Graduate University, after receiving a Master of the Arts in Religion from Yale Divinity School and a Bachelor of the Arts in Philosophy from BYU. She is the author of Works of Love in a World of Violence (Mohr Siebeck, 2016), and “A Self That Is Not One: Kierkegaard, Niebuhr, and Saiving on the Sin of Selflessness,” The Journal of Religion 97 no. 2 (2017): 151-180. She has also published previously in Hypatia and Element, as well as in various anthologies. With Eric D. Huntsman, she is currently co-editing Perspectives on Mormon Theology: Atonement (forthcoming from Kofford Books).

Prior to Dr. Greens appointment at the Institute, she was a summer fellow at St. Olaf College’s Kierkegaard Library, an adjunct professor of Ancient Scripture at Brigham Young University, a visiting scholar at the Maxwell Institute, and recipient of an American-Scandinavian Foundation fellowship to research at the University of Copenhagen’s Søren Kierkegaard Research Centre.

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