ANZATS Past Conferences:
ANZATS hosts a conference for its members each year. Outlined below are the details of past conferences.
The ANZATS 2016 Conference was held from Sunday 3 July - Wednesday 6 July 2016, Melbourne.
2015 ANZATS Conference:
The ANZATS 2015 Conference was held from Monday 29 June - Wednesday 1 July at Sydney College of Divinity, NSW.
Theme: A Life Worth Living.
Keynote Speaker: Scott Stephens, Online Editor of Religion and Ethics for the ABC
2014 ANZATS Conference:
The ANZATS 2014 Conference was held from Sunday 29 June - Wednesday 2 July at University of Notre Dame, Fremantle WA.
Theme: The Eclipse of God - Theology after Christendom.
Speaker: Professor Graham Ward, Regius Professor of Divinity, Oxford University
2013 ANZATS Conference:
The ANZATS 2013 Conference was held from Saturday 29 June - Tuesday 2 July at Laidlaw College, Auckland.
Theme: Christians in Communities –Christians as Communities
Professor Nancy T. Ammerman, Professor of Sociology at Boston University.
Fr Justin Taylor SM, Professor of New Testament at the Ecole Biblique et Archéologique Française, Jerusalem.
2012 ANZATS Conference:
The ANZATS 2012 Conference was held from 1-4 July at Emmanuel College in the University of Queensland.
Theme: The Theological Interpretation of Bible, Church and World.
Professor John Goldingay, Fuller Theological Seminary, USA
Associate Professor Orm Rush, Australian Catholic University
The Revd Dr Peta Sherlock, Anglican Diocese of Bendigo
2011 ANZATS Conference:
The ANZATS 2011 Conference was held from 3-6 July at Wesley College in the University of Sydney.
Theme: Found in Translation: Bible, Worship, MissionPlenary speakers:
Professor Mark Strauss, Bethel Seminary, USA
Archbishop Mark Coleridge, Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne
Abstracts of papers (PDF)
2010 ANZATS Conference:
Theme: 'The Future of God': Eschatology and the global challenges of the future.Abstracts of papers (PDF)
Professor Paul Fiddes, Regent College Oxford
Professor John McDowell, Newcastle University NSW
Principals' Conference 5-7 October 2009:
Australian Theological Education: Contexts (Charles Sherlock)
Estimating Teaching Costs in Higher Education: Paper (Richard Cardew)
Estimating Teaching Costs in Higher Education: Presentation (Richard Cardew)
Estimating Teaching Costs in Higher Education: Spreadsheet (Richard Cardew)
Australian Theological Education: Issues for the AUQA Audit Process (Charles Sherlock)
Letter from AUQA regarding standards (David Woodhouse)
2009 ANZATS Conference:
The 2009 conference was held from on July 5-9 at Australian Lutheran College, North Adelaide.
Theme: 'Come, Holy Spirit, renew the face of the earth': Pneumatology in biblical, theological, historical and church-life perspectives.
Abstracts of papers (PDF)
Professor Max Turner, London School of Theology - was unable to be present due to illness: Dr Stephen Haar, ALC, edited and presented his papers
The Revd Dr Denis Edwards, Flinders University Adelaide