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Dr. Jens Zimmermann

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Canada Research Chair In Interpre...

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Trinity Western University
7600 Glover Road
Langley , British Columbia V2Y 1Y1

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  • Ph.D
  • English and Comparative Literature
    University of British Columbia
  • Ph.D. , Comparative Literature
  • B.A. , English
  • M.A. , Comparative Literature
  • another Ph.D. , philosophy
    University of Mainz
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Jens Zimmermann, Professor of English and Modern Languages and Canada Research Chair in Interpretation, Religion and Culture, Trinity Western University, Canada
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Jens Zimmermann, Canada Research Chair in Interpretation, Religion and Culture, Trinity Western University
Direction: The Passionate Intellect, 7 Nov 2012 [cached]
The Passionate Intellect | Jens Zimmermann | 19-37 | Next Direction: The Passionate Intellect
Jens Zimmermann
Born and raised in Germany, Jens Zimmermann emigrated to Canada in 1989 and completed a PhD in Comparative Literature at the University of British Columbia in 1997. He currently teaches English and Philosophy at Trinity Western University and occupies the Canadian Research Chair in Interpretation, Religion, and Culture.
Staff - Salzburg Institute, 24 Jan 2016 [cached]
Jens Zimmermann Ph.D, Dr. phil Scholar-in-Residence
Jens Zimmermann
Born and raised in Germany, Jens Zimmermann immigrated to Canada after completing two years of studying clarinet at the Robert Schumann Institute in D├╝sseldorf, Germany, to major in English and Comparative Literature at the University of British Columbia. He graduated with a B.A. in English, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Comparative Literature in 1997. In 2010, Dr. Zimmermann received another Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Mainz in Germany. Dr. Dr. Zimmermann is a professor of humanities and Canada Research Chair in Religion, Interpretation, and Culture at Trinity Western University, and he is Scholar-in-Residence of the Salzburg Institute. He is the author of Hermeneutics: A Very Short Introduction (2015), Humanism and Religion: A Call for the Renewal of Western Culture (2012); Recovering Theological Hermeneutics: An Incarnational-Trinitarian Theory of Interpretation (2004), and Theologische Hermeneutik (2008); co-author of The Passionate Intellect: Incarnational Humanism and the Future of University Education (2006); co-editor of Reimagining the Sacred (2015) and co-editor of Bonhoeffer and Continental Thought: Cruciform Philosophy (2009). His articles have appeared in journals such as Christianity and Literature, the Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology, the Journal of Beliefs and Values: Studies in Religion and Education, the Journal for Hermeneutics and Postmodern Thought, Philosophy Today, and Modern Theology. He pursues his research interests in the disciplines of theology, philosophy, and literature from a broadly continental philosophical framework to examine issues at the interface of religion, culture, and ethics.
Faculty | Trinity Western University, 4 Oct 2015 [cached]
Jens Zimmermann
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