Dr Corbett welcomes enquiries for Ph.D. supervision in the following subject areas:

  • Theology and the Arts across all periods
  • Medieval Theology
  • Dante Studies
  • Aquinas’ Theology and its Influence
  • Catholic Theology post Vatican II

Current PhD Supervision

Caleb Froehlich – Modern Art as Praeparatio Evangelica

Jake Morley – Theological Aesthetics and the Poetry of Edmund Spenser

Sarah Moerman – Theology of the Cross: New Interpretations through Musical Passion Settings

Ewan Bowlby – ‘Spirituality, Art and the Cancer Patient’s Search for Meaning’: Meeting cancer patients’ need for spiritual care through the arts.

Successfully Completed PhDs

Michael Anderson (with Prof. David Brown) – ‘Seeing the Bible : a Theological Retrieval of Visualization in the Christian tradition’.

Dr David Wilson (with Prof. David Brown) – The Arts of Faith in a World of Progress: From Transcendence to Immanence.

Dr Tim M. Allen (with Prof. David Brown) – Heaven and the Imagination