Creegan teaches systematic theology at the Tyndale/Carey Graduate School of
Bible College of New Zealand. Her
undergraduate degrees were in mathematics (Victoria University of Wellington),
and she also has some training in biology.
She has a M.A. from Gordon Conwell Seminary in Massachusetts, and a
Ph.D. from Drew University in New Jersey. She and Tim Meadowcroft are now
editing the New Zealand and Australian theological journal, Colloquium. Nicola was a Templeton course award
winner in 1999 while teaching in North Carolina. She later received a course
development award for teaching a similar course at the graduate school in
Auckland. Nicola was a participant
in the 2003-2005 Templeton Oxford Seminars in Science and Christian Faith, and
is now working on a book on God and Nature, for which she received a Templeton
Grant in 2005. She writes a regular column on science and theology for the New
Zealand journal Stimulus.
Nicola has chaired the LSI, TANSAA (Theology and the Natural Sciences in
Aotearoa, Auckland) beginning in 2006.