Revd Dr Jennifer Brown
Jennifer is the tutor for the Cuddesdon School of Theology and Ministry and is Placements Tutor for part-time students at Cuddesdon. She is also the study skills tutor for the College. She has experience of both parish ministry and university chaplaincy.
Prior to ordination, Jennifer worked as a medical writer, and continues to have an interest in science, particularly the relationship between science and religion. In addition to her work at Cuddesdon, she held the post of Science Missioner in the Churn Benefice in South Oxfordshire from 2014-2018.
She has degrees in psychology and the psychology of religion. She has a particular interest in the ways in which religious practice shapes beliefs and behaviour and is currently pursuing a PhD in this area. Her other interests include liturgy, Christianity and the arts, social justice, the environment, and Christian theology and animal welfare. Jennifer is a member of the Science & Religion Forum and an Associate Fellow of the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics. She has also been a member of the Society for Liturgical Study.