Victoria Lorrimar

PhD candidate in Theology and Science, University of Oxford

Victoria is a PhD student in theology and science at the University of Oxford.

Victoria has previous qualifications in science (genetics and biochemistry) and theology. She has worked in government policy and project management roles in science and innovation, and research and clinical roles in neurodegenerative disorders. Victoria currently teaches in science and religion, church history and theology.

Victoria's doctoral research is at the intersection of science and technology, theology, philosophy and literature. Her research explores theological responses to the prospect of human technological enhancement, focusing on the role of the imagination in developing and assessing visions of future human existence.

Experience

  • –present
    PhD candidate in Theology and Science, University of Oxford

Education

  • 2014 
    Australian College of Theology, Master of Divinity
  • 2007 
    University of Western Australia, B.Sc. (Hons) in Genetics