Siquans Agnethe

University professor for Old Testatement Studies

Since October 1, 2020 Vice-director of Studies SPL 1 (Catholic Theology)

Phone: +43-1-4277-30406


ORCID: 0000-0003-1105-7152



office hours

Wednesday 3 to 4 p.m.

(Only by appointment, please contact: E-mail)





  • Member of the Research Centre "Religion and Transformation in Contemporary Society (RaT)"
  • Board member of the ESWTR (European Society of Women in Theological Research)
  • Chairwoman of the ArgeAss (till 2019)
  • Member of the EABS (European Association of Biblical Studies)
  • Member of the academic advisory board of the “Austrian Catholic Bible Association” 


Member of the Editorial Board





Main Research Areas

  • Feminist exegesis
  • Inner-biblical exegesis
  • Reception of the Old Testament in patristic Bible interpretation
  • Patristic exegesis and midrash
  • Commentary on Daniel (HThKAT)
  • Commentary on Psalms (Psa 101-119; IECOT)


finished Projects