Thomas Clemmons

Academic Area

  • Church History
  • School

  • School of Theology and Religious Studies
  • Expertise

  • Latin Patristics
  • Augustine
  • Biography

    Thomas Clemmons, a native of South Florida, is assistant professor of theology in Church History. Dr. Clemmons joined the STRS faculty in 2016 after completing his Ph.D. in the History of Christianity from Notre Dame, where he focused on Latin Patristics, early medieval theology, and Augustine. He also holds an M.A. in Early Christianity from Notre Dame and an M.T.S. from Vanderbilt. Dr. Clemmons’s teaching and research interest focus on Latin Patristics, Augustine, particularly his thought through the Confessions and his anti-Manichaean works, Late Antiquity, especially in North Africa, and the medieval reception of Augustine.