Dr Glen Attard

Dr Glen Attard

Dr Glen Attard

  S.Th.B.(Melit.),S.Th.L.(P.U.G., Rome),S.Th.D.(P.U.G., Rome)

Lecturer

Room 307
Humanities A
University of Malta
Msida
  +356 2340 2667
Dr Glen Attard (b. 1986) holds an Associateship Diploma in Music (A.L.C.M.), specialising in piano performance and interpretation, from the London College of Music, Thames University, which he obtained in 2003. In 2010 he graduated with a Bachelorate in Sacred Theology (S.Th.B.) from the University of Malta. In 2012 he graduated with a Licentiate in Sacred Theology (S.Th.L.), specialising in Spirituality, from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome. In 2019, he graduated with a Doctorate in Sacred Theology (S.Th.D.) also at the Pontifical Gregorian University, specialising in the mystagogy of the Russian polymath Pavel Florensky (1882-1937). Attard studied Russian in St Petersburg, Russia, where he also gave Public Lectures and participated in Experts' Meetings on Pavel Florensky at the Russian Christian Humanitarian Academy of St Petersburg. He has delivered lectures and interviews on both Florensky and the field of Spirituality in Malta and abroad. Attard is a Resident Academic of the Faculty of Theology and a member of the Department of Moral Theology. His lectures focus on Western and Eastern Christian Spirituality. He is the Course Coordinator of the Master of Arts in Spirituality degree and a member of the Professional Ethics Platform. Between 2015 and 2021, he was the Archivist of the Maltese Carmelite Province. He is also the Executive Director of the Carmelite Institute Malta. He is also a member of the internationally acclaimed Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality and a member of the European Society of Catholic Theologians. He is also the founder of the Maltese Association for the Study of Spirituality and Spiritual Companionship, founded in 2019.
  • Spirituality
  • Spirituality and Psychology
  • Mystagogy
  • Pavel Florensky
  • Russian Orthodoxy
  • MRT5100 - Foundations of Spiritual Theology
  • MRT5301 - Ethical Theories and the Practice of Business
  • MRT5700 - Bioethics: Anthropological and Methodological Issues
  • MRT5710 - Suffering, Spirituality and Palliative Care
  • MRT5851 - Social Ministry in a Broken and Vulnerable World
  • NUR5137 - Palliative Care: Ethics and Law
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