Wendy Mayer

Professor Wendy Mayer

  • Post Nominals: FAHA
  • Fellow Type: Fellow
  • Elected to the Academy: 2015
  • Section(s): Religion, Classical Studies


Professor Mayer is Associate Dean of Research at Australian Lutheran College, University of Divinity and holds honorary positions as a Research Fellow in the Department of Biblical and Ancient Studies, University of South Africa and the Australian Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies. In 2014 she was a Distinguished Visiting Professor at University of South Africa and in 2013 a Distinguished Visiting Researcher at Università d’Ottawa. She serves on the editorial boards of a number of international publications, including the series ‘Fathers of the Church’ and the ‘Journal of Early Christian Studies’.

Acknowledgement of Country

The Australian Academy of the Humanities recognises Australia’s First Nations Peoples as the traditional owners and custodians of this land, and their continuous connection to country, community and culture.