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Davide Dainese

Associate Professor

Department of History and Cultures

Academic discipline: M-STO/07 History of Christianity and of Churches

Short Bio

Professor of History of Christianity. His research interests are Patristics (more precisely, the history of exegesis, gnosticism, and the alexandrian tradition) and a number of deep-rooted diachronical themes (conciliar history, political theology, use of Church Fathers during the Modern and Contemporary Eras, wars of religion).

PI of the Project PRIN2022 "Resilient Septuagint: An Initial Exploration of the Semantics of Killing and Healing in the Septuagint and its Reception in Patristic and Late Antique Sources. (3rd cent. BCE – 5th cent. CE)."

He is spokesman of the Lecturers at the University Council of Historians of Christianity and Churches (CUSCC), as well as deputy coordinator of the Master Program in Religions Histories Cultures.

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Dipartimento di Storia Culture Civiltà
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