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Dr. Jens Zimmermann

Canada Research Chair In Interpretation, Religion

Trinity Western University

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Trinity Western University

7600 Glover Road

Langley, British Columbia V2Y 1Y1


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Trinity Western University, located in Langley, B.C., is a not-for-profit Christian liberal arts and sciences university enrolling approximately 4000 students. TWU offers undergraduate degrees in 39 major areas of study ranging from biotechnology, educati... more

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Salzburg Institute


English and Comparative Literature
University of British Columbia


Comparative Literature



Trinity Western University

comparative literature
University of British Columbia

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University of Mainz

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Dr. Jens Zimmermann is a professor of humanities and Canada Research Chair in Interpretation, Religion and Culture at Trinity Western University in Canada. He is also the Salzburg Institute Scholar-in-Residence

Dr. Zimmermann gave the following three lectures on "Poison or Antidote? Hermeneutics, Faith and Knowledge:" "Knowledge as Threat: Two Fundamentalisms" "Hermeneutics: Antidote or Poison" "The Hermeneutic Theology of Dietrich Bonhoeffer"
Born and raised in Germany, Jens Zimmermann immigrated to Canada after completing two years of studying clarinette at the Robert Schumann Institute in Düsseldorf, 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 recieved another Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Mainz in Germany.
Dr. Dr. Zimmermann is a professor of English and Canada Research Chair in Religion, Interpretation, and Culture at Trinity Western University. He is the author of 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); 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, and Philosophy Today.

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