Research Tilburg School of Theology

PhD Council Catholic Theology

The TST PhD council is a platform for and by PhD candidates of Tilburg School of Catholic Theology. The PhD Council has representatives from both research program of the School, representing the interests of all PhD candidates (internal and external, Dutch and international).

Members of the PhD platform

Member Department
Ruben van Wingerden (Chair) Biblical Sciences/Church History
Angelique Heijstek-Hofman Practical Theology/Religious Studies
Jeff Shawn Jose Systematic Theology/Philosophy
Arthur Prakken Biblical Sciences/Church History


The PhD Council represents TST PhD candidates in the following organs:

  • TiPP
  • Regular meetings with the Director and Secretary of the Graduate School.

Get involved

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