Oliver D. Crisp

Oliver Crisp

Crosson Fellow (Spring 2019)

Oliver D. Crisp is professor of systematic theology at Fuller Theological Seminary and a professorial fellow of the Institute for Analytic and Exegetical Theology, University of St Andrews. He holds the BD, MTh, and DLitt degrees from the University of Aberdeen and has a PhD from King's College, University of London. He has also been the William H. Schiede Fellow at the Center of Theological Inquiry, Princeton (2008-9), and has previously been a Crosson Fellow at the Center for Philosophy of Religion (2004-5). He has taught in St Andrews, the University of Bristol, Regent College, Vancouver, B.C., and Fuller Seminary where he has been on faculty for seven years. He is an editor of the Journal of Analytic Theology, co-edits the Oxford Studies in Analytic Theology with Professor Michael Rea, and co-organizes the annual Los Angeles Theology Conference series with Professor Fred Sanders. He is also co-chair of the AAR Christian Systematic Theology Section, with Dr Junius Johnson. His work covers philosophical, systematic, and historical theology, although he is best known for his work in analytic theology. Among his recent publications are The Word Enfleshed: Exploring the Person and Work of Christ (Baker Academic, 2016), Jonathan Edwards, An Introduction to his Thought (Eerdmans, 2018), co-authored with Kyle Strobel, and The Christian Doctrine of Humanity: Explorations in Constructive Dogmatics. Proceedings of the Sixth Los Angeles Theology Conference, 2018. Co-edited with Fred Sanders (Zondervan Academic, 2018). His monograph, Analyzing Doctrine: Toward a Systematic Theology, is forthcoming with Baylor University Press in the Fall of 2019.


While at the Center, Oliver will be working on a book entitled "Substitution and Atonement," which is under contract with Baker Academic.