Graduate Theological Union

Anselm Ramelow (O.P.)

Anselm RamelowDominican School of Philosophy and Theology
Professor of Philosophy
Core Doctoral Faculty Member

At GTU since 2004

PhD in Philosophy, University of Munich, 1995
MA in History, University of Freiburg, Germany, 1990
MDiv, Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology
MA in Theology, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley

Phone: 415/567-7824

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Philosophical Aesthetics
  • Concept of the Person
  • Thomas Aquinas
  • Kant and German Idealism

Selected Publications

  • Beyond Modernism? - George Lindbeck and the Linguistic Turn in Theology, Ars Una 2005.
  • Gott, Freiheit, Weltenwahl. Die Metaphysik der Willensfreiheit zwischen Antonio Perez, S. J. (1599-1649) und G.W. Leibniz (1646-1716), E. J. Brill, 1997.
  • “The Rights of the Family.” Nova et Vetera, 2015.
  • “The God of Miracles.” In God, Philosophia Verlag, 2014.
  • “When Understanding Seeks Faith: Does Religion Offer Resources for the Renewal of Contemporary Rationality?” Nova et Vetera, English Edition, Winter 2010.
  • “The Person in the Abrahamic Tradition: Is the Judeo-Christian Concept of Personhood Consistent?” American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, 2013.