Daniel Madigan

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Father Daniel Madigan, S.J., an Australian Jesuit priest, is the Jeanette W. and Otto J. Ruesch Family Associate Professor in Georgetown University’s Department of Theology, where he has worked since 2008, and chair of the Building Bridges Seminar. He is also a senior fellow at the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding and honorary professorial fellow of the Australian Catholic University. His main teaching and research interests are Qur’anic studies, interreligious dialogue, and comparative theology, with a special focus on Muslim-Christian relations. Madigan previously taught in Rome from 2000 to 2007, where he was the founder and director of the Pontifical Gregorian University's Institute for the Study of Religions and Cultures. He is the author of The Qur’an’s Self-Image: Writing and Authority in Islam's Scripture (2001). Madigan has a B.A. from Monash University, B.D. from Melbourne College of Divinity, and M.Phil. and Ph.D. from Columbia University.

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