Christina G. McRorie, PhD

Christina G. McRorie, PhD

Christina G. McRorie, PhD

Assistant Professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments


  • Theology


  • Assistant Professor

Teaching Activity

  • Theological Ethics


Christina McRorie is Assistant Professor of Theological Ethics in the Department of Theology. She received her PhD from the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Virginia in 2016. McRorie also holds a MAR in Christian ethics from Yale Divinity School, and a BA from Pepperdine University. She is currently a Research Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture at the University of Virginia, and a Research Affiliate Fellow at the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at George Mason University. McRorie has published her scholarship in the Journal of Religious Ethics, Soundings: An Interdisciplinary Journal, and The Hedgehog Review.


Publications and Presentations


  • , 99.2 (May 2016), 136-170
  • , 44.1 (March 2016), 195-226
  • , 43.3 (December 2015), 674-696


Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Christian thought; religious ethics in the Abrahamic traditions; political economy, and the history and philosophy of economics; capitalism; and moral agency

Current Research Projects

  • McRorie's current research addresses the context that contemporary global capitalism presents for moral agency, and how different modes of representing economic activity influence moral reflection on economic themes.

Grant Funding Received

  • Project Grant, Olsson Center for Applied Ethics, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia, for “Markets and Morals: An Interdisciplinary Symposium”
  • Young Scholar Initiative Project Grant, Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET), for “Markets and Moral: An Interdisciplinary Symposium” (with Brent Cebul, Stephen Macekura, and Julia Ticona)