Elizabeth Theokritoff is a Senior Research Associate and part-time lecturer at the Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies, Cambridge (https://www.iocs.cam.ac.uk/ ). She completed her doctorate in liturgical theology at Oxford under the supervision of Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diokleia, and from 1983 to 1990 served as Associate Secretary and then General Secretary of the ecumenical Fellowship of St Alban and St Sergius in London. She taught liturgical theology for a semester at Holy Cross Orthodox School of Theology (Brookline, MA) and has had a particular interest in ‘theological ecology’ since 1988-9, when she served as visiting Orthodox Tutor at the Ecumenical Institute, Bossey, Switzerland, for the Graduate School on ‘Justice, peace and the integrity of creation’. She has given many invited lectures and conference presentations, mainly on aspects of Orthodoxy and ecology.
Elizabeth Theokritoff is author of Ecosystem and Human Dominion (in Greek) (Athens: Maistros, 2003) and Living in God’s Creation: Orthodox Perspectives on Ecology (St Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 2009), as well as many articles. She is also co-editor of The Cambridge Companion to Orthodox Christian Theology (Cambridge University Press, 2008) and translator of numerous works by contemporary Greek theologians.