Chontel Syfox

Chontel Syfox

Education

MTheol, First Class Honours, University of St Andrews, 2011
MTS, Emory University, 2013

Area of Study

Christianity and Judaism in Antiquity

Profile

Specialization:

 

Hebrew Bible/Second Temple Judaism

 

Fields of Interest:

 

Pentateuch, Early Jewish Interpretation, Reception History, Rewritten Scripture, Feminist Biblical Hermeneutics

 

Teaching Competencies:

 

The Book of Genesis and its Interpretations

Texts of Terror

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Introduction to the New Testament

 

Teaching Experience:

 

Foundations of Theology (Fall 2017)
Foundations of Theology (Spring 2019)

Dissertation

Rewriting and (Re)Negotiating Gender: A Study of the Depictions of the Matriarchs in the Book of Jubilees in Relation to Depictions of Heroines in the Greek Novel and Jewish Novella.”
Director: James VanderKam

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