Scott McDonald


Glasgow, Scotland

MTheol, Theology, University of St Andrews
MLitt, Theology, Imagination & the Arts, University of St Andrews

Thesis topic/academic interests
Theology of superheroes, under the supervision of Gavin Hopps.

Also: comic books more generally (form history and content), gender criticism, new media, and contemporary theological ethics.

Other information
Outside of his PhD, Scott is heavily involved with the Shire of Caer Caledon, the university medieval reenactment society. He enjoys speculative fiction, video games, and fire performance (occasionally in conjuction with Rebekah Dyer). He is currently an employee of the University of St Andrews Registry, which keeps him in food, rent and comics. A former professional brewer, Scott enjoys the creation, discussion, and consumption of alcohol.