#720 Overall Influence

Paul Tillich

German-American theologian and philosopher


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Paul Johannes Tillich was a German-American Christian existentialist philosopher and Lutheran Protestant theologian who is widely regarded as one of the most influential theologians of the twentieth century. Tillich taught at a number of universities in Germany before immigrating to the United States in 1933, where he taught at Union Theological Seminary, Harvard Divinity School, and the University of Chicago.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

University in the cities of Halle and Wittenberg, Germany

University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Humboldt University of Berlin

Public research university in Berlin, Germany

Union Theological Seminary

Independent, ecumenical, Christian seminary in New York City

University of Tübingen

Public research university located in the city of Tübingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

University of Wrocław

Polish university

Goethe University Frankfurt

University in Frankfurt, Germany

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#28 World Rank
Religious Studies
#264 World Rank