Leslie Herrmann, Th.M.
Education, degrees
  • 2010: Th.M., Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • 2003: M.A., Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1990: BSc, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Academic positions and teaching experience
  • 2019-present: Junior Researcher, Institute of Leadership and Social Ethics, ETF Leuven
  • 2015-2017: Dean of Christian Formation and Engagement, Corban University, Salem, Oregon
  • 2011-2015: Adjunct Faculty, William Jessup University, Rocklin, California
  • 2005-2010: Research and Teaching Assistant, Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 2003-2005: Assistant Professor, Eston College, Eston, Saskatchewan
Academic memberships
  • 2016-present: American Association of Religion
  • 2019-present: American Society for Aesthetics


Journal Article

  • “The Menace of Non-being: Jurgen Moltmann on God’s Sabbath Peace and the Plunder of Nestle Waters.” Journal of Religious Ethics 48, no. 2 (May 2020): 201-221.

Academic Presentations

  • “’That Which Guilds the Lily’: Moving from Aesthetic Value to an Ethical Aesthetic.” A conference of the Institute of Leadership and Social Ethics, ETF Leuven (October 2020).
  • “Anthony Lisska’s Dispositional Account of Aquinas’ Natural Law Theory and its Potential Contribution to Environmental Aesthetics.” Doctoral Colloquium, ETF Leuven (September 2020).
  • “‘Embedded in Creation, Embodied in Christ’: The Promise of Alister McGrath’s Scientific Theology for an Aesthetically-Oriented Environmental Ethic.” Doctoral Colloquium, ETF Leuven (September 2018).
  • “‘Seeking a Beautiful Ethic’: ‘Fittingness’ as an Aesthetic Contribution to Environmental Ethics.” Doctoral Colloquium, ETF Leuven (September 2017).
  • With Marilyn McEntyre. “‘Women Who Preach’: Where Empowerment Meets Humility.” Center for Christian Thought Conference, Biola University, La Mirada, CA (May 2017).
  • “‘Bloodless Desire’: The Market, Beauty and the Redemptive Vocation of the Artist.” Intersections Conference on Faith and the Arts, William Jessup University, Rocklin, CA (February 2015).
  • “‘Defending Beauty’: Toward an Ethic of Creation Care.” Doctoral Colloquium, ETF Leuven (September 2014).