Dr Geordan Hammond

Geordan Hammond, Ph.D., FRHistS, Research Assistant, Leverhulme Trust Project: George Whitefield and Trans-Atlantic Protestantism, Aberystwyth University; Co-director of the Manchester Wesley Research Centre; Senior Research Fellow in Church History and Wesley Studies at Nazarene Theological College.

Dr Hammond is currently working with Dr David Ceri Jones on the 'George Whitefield and Trans-Atlantic Protestantism' project, which is aimed at producing a scholarly edition of Whitefield's correspondence. Related to this project he is working on an essay on George Whitefield's relationship with John Wesley that was recently presented at the 'George Whitefield at 300' conference. The essay will be published in a volume of select papers from the conference titled: George Whitefield: Life, Context, and Legacy (Oxford University Press, 2016) that he is co-editing with Dr David Ceri Jones. Dr Hammond is co-editor of Wesley and Methodist Studies, an Honorary Research Fellow of The University of Manchester and Australasian Centre for Wesleyan Research, and a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. He also serves on the committee of the Charles Wesley Society. Dr Hammond would welcome enquiries from postgraduate students in modern church history and historical theology and is particularly interested in supervising students in Wesley Studies, eighteenth-century Methodism, and the Church of England in the eighteenth century.