Nicholas Lombardo

Academic Area

  • Historical and Systematic Theology
  • School

  • School of Theology and Religious Studies
  • Expertise

  • Theology of God
  • Theology of Redemption
  • Theological Anthropology
  • Creation; Evolution; Human Origins
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Analytic Theology
  • Thomas Aquinas
  • Biography

    Nicholas Lombardo, OP, is Associate Professor of Historical and Systematic Theology. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge in 2010 and came to The Catholic University of America in the fall of 2011. He has spent time as a visiting fellow at the University of Fribourg (2010-11) and Durham University (2014), and he has taught as a visiting professor at Peking University (2016-17) and the Chinese University of Hong Kong (2019).

    His research has addressed topics such as Thomas Aquinas’s philosophy and theology of the emotions; theology of redemption; creation, evolution, and human origins; theological anthropology; and boredom and modern culture.