Dr Aaron Ghiloni is the author of Islam as Education: Pedagogies of Pilgrimage, Prophecy, and Jihad (2019) and John Dewey among the Theologians (2012). His textbook, World Religions and their Missions (2022; 2015), is available in a second edition. Aaron is Associate Editor for the journal Religious Education.

Dr Ghiloni has research interests in Islam, Christianity, interreligious studies, John Dewey, and education–religion dialogues.

Dr Ghiloni has taught the following subjects within UQ’s Studies in Religion discipline: History of the SupernaturalBelief and UnbeliefWorld Religions, Spirituality in the Everyday, and Western Religious Thought from the Middle Ages to the Present. He supervises doctoral students working in religion and culture.

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