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Didier Pollefeyt

Prof. dr. at KU Leuven University

About Me

Didier Pollefeyt (°1965) is a Belgian Catholic theologian and full professor at the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium. Areas of expertise:
- Religious education and Catholic identity
- Interreligious dialogue
- Post-holocaust ethics and theology In the Faculty of Theology and Religious studies, he teaches catechetics, religious pedagogy, post-holocaust theology and Jewish-Christian dialogue. He is also former vice-president for educational policy of the KU Leuven (2013 - 2017), chairman of the Centre for Peace Ethics, and the moving force behind Thomas, the website for religious instruction in the Dutch- speaking world ( More info:

Courses and Programs taught by Didier Pollefeyt