​Position: Associate Professor 
Department: Philosophy and Religion 
Campus Address: Anspach 301-Q
Phone: (989) 774-3526 


  • ​​Creation, Conquest, Chaos: Introduction to the Old Testament
  • From Gospel to Apocalypse: Introduction to the New Testament
  • Judaism
  • From Revelation to the Walking Dead: Apocalypse Then and Now
  • Sex and Texts: Gender, Sexuality, and the Bible
  • Historical Jesus 


  • ​​​Hebrew Bible
  • Biblical Studies
  • Jewish Studies

Ph.D., Hebrew Bible
Emory University, May 2011​

MSt., Jewish Studies
Oxford Center for Hebrew and Jewish Studies, University of Oxford, June 2005
A.M., Divinity (Biblical Studies)
The University of Chicago Divinity School, June 2004
B.A., Religion
Mary Washington College, May 2001​