Jon Wood

Jon Wood

Title:
Assistant Professor of religion
Faculty:
Assistant
Office:
202
Address: 2106 G St. NW
Department of Religion
Washington, District Of Columbia
Phone: 202-994-6326
Email:
jdwood@gwu.edu

Areas of Expertise

History of Christianity, Reformation Europe

Background

After receiving his B.A. from Vanderbilt University, Jon Wood attended Princeton Theological Seminary where he earned an M.Div. and a Ph.D. in the History of Christianity. He has also studied at European universities in Regensburg (Germany), Strasbourg (France), and Zurich (Switzerland). Most of his research has involved Christianity within the cultural transformations of the sixteenth century. He is currently focusing on Heinrich Bullinger and the rhetoric of priestly identity in reimagining the political profile of a confederated state.