Helen H. P. Manson Professor of Bible
Pardee 332
(610) 330-5181
(610) 330-5585

Other Titles

  • Helen H. P. Manson Professor of Bible
  • Department Head
  • Co-Chair of the Medieval, Renaissance, and Early Modern Studies Program


  • Ph.D. University of Chicago

Research interests: religion and literature; reception history of the Bible; philosophy of religion; comparative religion; history of Christianity

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Co-editor, Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception (prospective 30 volumes)

Co-editor, Studies in Religion and the Arts (Brill monograph series)

Honors: Jones Faculty Lecture Award; Jones Award for Superior Teaching and Excellence of Scholarship; Mary Louise Van Artsdalen Prize for Outstanding Scholarly Achievement