Rev. Dr. Arnfríður Guðmundsdóttir - A brief CV

Professor of Systematic Theology, with emphasis on Feminist Theology, Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Iceland.

Dean of the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, starting July 1, 2014.

Ph.D. from Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago in 1996.

Dissertation: “Meeting God on the Cross. An Evaluation of Feminist Contributions to Christology in Light of a Theology of the Cross.”

The author of Meeting God on the Cross. Christ, the Cross, and the Feminist Critique, published by Oxford University Press, 2010.

Has written many articles and book-chapters in Icelandic and English, within the fields of Systematic Theology, Lutheran Theology, Feminist Theology, Women and the Church, as well as Religion and Film.

An ordained pastor within the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Iceland since 1987.

Contact information

Office: Main building (University of Iceland) / A-338
Sími: +354-525-4409
Email: agudm [at]
Meeting hours: By appointment. Please contact me.