Margaret Aymer

Title: 
D. Thomason Professor of New Testament
Institution: 
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Religious Affiliation: 
Presbyterian

Margaret Aymer joined the faculty in 2015. She teaches core courses on the Introduction to the New Testament, Exegesis, and Greek and elective courses in numerous disciplines including African Americans and the Bible, and feminist and womanist biblical interpretation. Active in the Society of Biblical Literature and American Academy of Religion, she has spoken as a guest lecturer at numerous academic and church conferences across the United States, including the 2013 MidWinter Lectures at Austin Seminary.

Wilma Bailey

Title: 
Professor of Hebrew and Aramaic Scripture
Institution: 
Christian Theological Seminary
Religious Affiliation: 
Mennonite

Hebrew Bible, Lament Tradition

Eric D. Barreto

Title: 
Weyerhaeuser Associate Professor of New Testament
Institution: 
Princeton Theological Seminary
Religious Affiliation: 
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
Eric D. Barreto is the Frederick and Margaret L. Weyerhaeuser Associate Professor of New Testament  at Princeton Theological Seminary and an ordained Baptist minister.

Giovanni Battista Bazzana

Title: 
Professor of New Testament
Institution: 
Harvard Divinity School

Giovanni Bazzana is interested in the earliest history of the Christ movement within the broad context of Second Temple Judaism and the ancient Mediterranean. His work is focused on textual narratives about Jesus and his apostles and on apocalyptic literature.

Bazzana is putting the final touches to a book (forthcoming with Yale University Press) on the cultural role of spirit possession within the early Christ groups studied through the lenses of contemporary ethnographies and anthropological writing.

Dr. Helen K. Bond

Title: 
Senior Lecturer in New Testament Language, Literature and Theology
Institution: 
University of Edinburgh
Religious Affiliation: 
Church of Scotland

Social and Historical World of the First Century, Biblical Archaeology, Gospels, Josephus

Mark Brummitt

Title: 
Associate Professor of Old Testament Studies
Institution: 
Colgate Rochester Divinity School
Religious Affiliation: 
Various--originally The Salvation Army

The book of Jeremiah (and prophecy in general); reading theory and the Bible; and Bible and culture

Harvey G. Cox, Jr.

Title: 
Hollis Research Professor of Divinity
Institution: 
Harvard Divinity School
Religious Affiliation: 
American Baptist

Harvey Cox is Hollis Research Professor of Divinity at Harvard, where he began teaching in 1965, both at HDS and in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. An American Baptist minister, he was the Protestant chaplain at Temple University and the director of religious activities at Oberlin College; an ecumenical fraternal worker in Berlin; and a professor at Andover Newton Theological School. His research and teaching interests focus on the interaction of religion, culture, and politics.

Dr. Charles Dickinson

Title: 
Group Leader
Institution: 
Beacon Hill Seminars
Religious Affiliation: 
United Church of Christ

Theology, Biblical Studies, World Religions and Philosophy

Sarah B. Drummond

Title: 
Visiting Professor of Ministerial Leadership and Assistant Dean
Institution: 
Yale Divinity School / Andover Newton Theological School
Religious Affiliation: 
United Church of Christ

Christian Ministry and Educational Administration

LeAnn Snow Flesher, PhD

Title: 
Vice President of Academics & Dean of the Faculty, Professor of Biblical Interpretation
Institution: 
American Baptist Seminary of the West
Religious Affiliation: 
American Baptist

Lamentations, Job, Old Testament

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