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Ungureanu, James

Madison | United States
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Dr. James C. Ungureanu is an intellectual historian with a particular interest in the history of religious thought.

His most recent book, Science, Religion, and the Protestant Tradition: Tracing the Origins of Conflict  (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2019), offers a new interpretation of the “conflict thesis,” the idea that science and religion are fundamentally at odds. 

He is Historian in Residence at the George L. Mosse Program in History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is also an Honorary Research Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Queensland and in the Department of History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has a Ph.D. in Religious Studies from the University of Queensland. He also has a  B.A. in Religious Studies and Philosophy from the University of California-Davis, and a M.A. in Church History from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.