Revd Dr Tim Woolley, Ph.D.

'A New Appearance on the Face of Things: Retelling the Primitive Methodist Creation Narrative' (Cliff College), 2013.

Tim Woolley completed his Ph.D. at Cliff College, under the supervision of Revd Dr Martin Wellings. He has presented papers at the Oxford Institute of Methodist Theological Studies, the Oxford-Manchester Studies Seminar, the Ecclesiastical History Society Postgraduate Colloquium, conferences at Wesley House Cambridge,  and Englesea Brook Primitive Methodist Chapel and Museum. His article, 'A Community of Selective Memory? Hugh Bourne, William Clowes and Primitive Methodist Historiography' appeared in Volume 2 of Wesley and Methodist Studies

His research interests lie in the field of nineteenth-century British Methodism, and older nonconformity (the subject of his MA dissertation was the New Connexion of General Baptists).  Tim is an adjunct lecturer at Cliff College, a tutor for the Methodist E-Academy, and a part time tutor for Oxford University Department of Continuing Education. He is an ordained minister of the Methodist Church in Britain.