David Aune

David  Aune

Professor Emeritus


Ph.D. University of Chicago

Research and Training Interests


The Cultic Setting of Realized Eschatology in Early Christianity.  Supplements to Novum Testamentum, 28.  Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1972.

Jesus and the Synoptic Gospels: A Bibliographic Study Guide.  Madison: Theological Students Fellowship, 1980.           

Prophecy in Early Christianity and the Ancient Mediterranean World.  Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1983.  Paperback edition, 1991.   Paperback edition reprinted: Eugene, Oregon: Wipf and Stock Publishers, 2003.

Italian translation: La Profezia nel Primo Cristianesimo e il Mondo Mediterraneo Antico.  Biblioteca di storia e storiografia dei tempi biblici, 10.  Trans. edited by Oscar Ianovitz.  Brescia: Paideia Editrice, 1996.

The New Testament in Its Literary Environment.  Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1987. 


Elected a fellow of The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi), Oslo, Norway, in 2009.

Elected a fellow of The Norwegian Royal Society of Sciences and Letters (Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskab), Trondheim, Norway, in 2001. 

Festschrift: The New Testament and Early Christian Literature in Greco-Roman Context:  Studies in Honor of David E. Aune.  Edited by John Fotopoulos.  Supplements to Novum Testamentum, 122.  Leiden: Brill, 2006.


Named honorary president for life of the Chicago Society of Biblical Research at its last meeting on October 21, 2012.



E-mail: david.aune.1@nd.edu