Curriculum Vitae

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Dr Kuruvilla Pandikattu SJ (born 1957-) is a professor of Physics, Philosophy and Religion at Jnana Deepa, Institute of Philosophy and Theology, Pune, India. He is former Dean, Faculty of Philosophy and has been actively involved in the dialogue between science and religion. Author/Editor of more than 45 books and 210 academic articles, Pandikattu is a Jesuit priest belonging to Dumka-Raiganj Province, India. He has been fostering science-religion dialogue through publications, conferences and workshops (national and internationol) . Main topics of his research are: anthropology, eschatology, life-management and transhumanism. Email: kuru@kuru.in (personal) or kuru@jdv.edu.in (professional). Site: www.kuru.in. GND: 124567274 ORCID: 0000-0001-9815-3707

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Dr Kuruvilla Pandikattu SJ (born 1957-) is Professor of Physics, Philosophy and Religion at Jnana Deepa,Institute of Philosophy and Theology, Pune, India, since 1996. He has three Masters’ Degrees in Physics and Philosophy and two Doctorates in Philosophy and Theology to his credit. He has been actively involved in science-religion dialogue; transhumanism; viable human life-style and philosophical anthropology, . Author/Editor of more than 45 books and 210 academic articles, Pandikattu is a Jesuit priest belonging to Dumka-Raiganj Province, India. He has been involved in organising more than 25 national and international conferences on science-religion dialogue. He has visited more than 15 countries and attended more than 100 conferences on Philosophy, Theology and Science-Religion Dialogue. He has been on the editorial board of five philosophical/religious journals. His main topics of research are: Anthropology, Eschatology and Transhumanism. He may be contacted at kuru@kuru.in (personal) or kuru@jdv.edu.in (professional). Site: www.kuru.in GND: 124567274 ORCID: 0000-0001-9815-3707