Loyola University Chicago

Department of Theology

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Luca Avellis, PhD

Title/s:  University of Bari Aldo Moro



Since 2005, Professor Avellis is University Researcher in Early Christian History, Early Christian Iconography and Hagiography at the University of Bari Aldo Moro. Beginning in November 2006 he has served as Research Assistant at the Department of Ancient and Late Antique Studies at the same university. In June2008 he achieved the PhD degree in “History and Culture of Late Antiquity and Early Middle Ages.” His main research interest is related to the hagiography and Christian iconography, with a particular focus on the martyrologies.