Curriculum vitae of Kurt Appel




Since 2011, Kurt Appel, DPhil., DTheol., has been a Professor of Theologische Grundlagenforschung (Fundamental Theology) at the Faculty of Catholic Theology at the University of Vienna. He is Speaker of the interdisciplinary Research Centre “Religion and Transformation in Contemporary European Society” (University of Vienna). He has been Visiting Scholar at the Facoltà teologica dell'Italia Settentrionale (Milan) in 2004, Visiting Professor at the Facoltà teologica dell'Emiglia Romagna (Bologna) in 2009, at the Facoltà teologica dell'Italia Settentrionale (Milan) 2010-2015, at the Waldenser-University in Rome in 2016; Visiting Professor for Theoretical Philosophy at the Dipartimento di lettere e di filosofia, Università di Trento in 2017; Visiting Professor for Philosophy of Religion at the University of Denver in 2020; Visiting Professor for Philosphy of Modernity at the University of Perugia 2022. Recent Publications: K. Appel (Ed.), In Praise of Mortality. Christianity as a New Humanism, Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory, Issue 20.2 (Spring 2021), Whitestone Publishing: Stonewood 2021. Trinità e apertura di Dio, tradotto da Marco Casadei (Al di là del detto 89), Pazzini Editore: Rimini 2021. (versione tedesca: Trinität und Offenheit Gottes, 2016) (peer reviewed)