Jesper Aagaard Petersen

Associate Professor / head of research

Department of Teacher Education
+47 73598312
Gunnerus gate 1, G203, Kalvskinnet

Background and activities

My work is primarily in the fields of Religious Education, theory and methodology, and contemporary religion in the West. I am specialized in modern Satanism and alternative currents, RE as theory and practice, and the study of religion in general.

My current fields of interest include

  • the academization of Religious Education
  • secularity and non-religion
  • transgressive art and religion
  • religion and popular culture