Assistant Professor of Old Testament
Ph.D. in Old Testament, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2016; Goethe Institut in Göttingen, Germany, 2015; M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2011; B.A. Christian Studies and Philosophy, Mississippi College, 2007
Dr. Jones enjoys the opportunity to teach students the Old Testament. In his teaching he attempts to awaken the interest of and help develop competence in this largely neglected part of the Bible. His research interests are Biblical Hebrew (specifically syntax and lexicography), the book of Psalms, and the book of Kings. He has recently served as a visiting scholar at the University of Cambridge (2018-2019).
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