Andrew O’Connor

Programming Committee Chair

Andrew J. O’Connor is Assistant Professor of Theology & Religious Studies at St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin (USA). He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame, a M.A. from the University of Chicago, and a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. In the 2017–18 academic year, he was the recipient of a Fulbright Research Grant to study in Amman, Jordan. Andrew’s research interests include prophetology in the Qur’an and the Qur’an’s engagement with the cultural/ religious environment of Late Antiquity. He is currently preparing a monograph on the Qur’an’s conception of prophethood.