Associate Professor and Director of Online Graduate Programs for Biblical Studies, Hope International University
Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Biblical Studies, Shepherd University
2007 PhD (NT & Early Christianity), Loyola Univ., Chicago, IL
2002 MDiv, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA
Undergraduate: Life of Christ, Luke-Acts, Acts-Revelation, Pauline Epistles, Romans and Galatians, Bible Backgrounds: History and Geography, Primeval History, Pentateuch, Exodus-Deuteronomy, Introduction to Philosophy: Greek Thought, Systematic Theology, Hermeneutics, Church Fathers, Medieval and Reformation Thought
2010-present Associate Professor of NT and Director of Online Graduate Program, Hope International Univ.
2010–2011 Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Biblical Studies, Shepherd Univ.
2008–2011 Adjunct Professor of NT, Fuller Seminary
2005–2011 Adjunct Professor of Biblical Studies, Azusa Pacific Univ.
2007–2008 Assistant Professor of NT and Literature, Biola Univ.
2006–2008 Contract Researcher/Editor, Thomas Nelson Publishing
2004–2005 Teaching and Research Assistant, Loyola Univ. Chicago
2003–2005 Loyola Graduate School Program Oversight Council, Loyola Univ. Chicago
2002 (Summer) English/Basic Writing Instructor (Adjunct), Citrus College
1998 (Summer) Adjunct Professor, Swaziland Evangelical Bible Institute
2008–2010 Adult Minister, PFB Church
2006–2010 Leader of Theological Education Tours (Jesus in Israel; Paul in Greece and Turkey; Reformation in Germany and Switzerland), PFB Church
2002–2007 Substitute Teacher, Pasadena Unified Schools, Chicago Public Schools, Sacred Heart High School
2001–2002 Developer and Author of English Writing Curriculum, Stepping Stones Tutoring
1999–2001 Youth Minster, West Covina Christian Church
1999 (Winter, Summer) Missionary, African Leadership Partners, Swaziland
1993–1995 Homeless Shelter Volunteer, Portland Remnant Ministries
2006–present Alpha Sigma Nu
2004–present Catholic Biblical Association
2004–present Evangelical Theological Society
2003–2007 Loyola Theology Caucus
2000–present Society of Biblical Literature
2004 Loyola Graduate School Research Assistant Grant
2003 Loyola Theology Department Academic Grant
2003 American Baptist Credit Union Scholarship
2003 American Baptist Convention PhD Scholarship
2001 Fuller’s James F. and Barbara Bere Merit Scholarship
1999, 2000, 2001 Fuller Institutional Grants
(forthcoming) 2 Corinthians, rev. ed., Ralph P. Martin. WBC. Waco: Word. (co-editor and contributor with Ralph P. Martin)
2009 1-2 Corinthians. Cornerstone Biblical Commentary. Carol Stream, IL: Tyndale. (with William Baker and Ralph P. Martin)
(forthcoming) “2 Corinthians and Rhetorical Criticism.” In 2 Corinthians, rev. ed., Ralph P. Martin. WBC. Waco: Word.
(forthcoming) “The Composition of 2 Corinthians.” In 2 Corinthians, rev. ed., Ralph P. Martin. WBC. Waco: Word.
(forthcoming) “The Resurrection in 2 Corinthians.” In 2 Corinthians, rev. ed., Ralph P. Martin. WBC. Waco: Word.
(forthcoming) “Engaging Students on the Internet Using Wiki Technology to Improve Your Class Notes.” In Teaching the Bible in the Undergraduate Liberal Arts Context. Eds. Glenn Holland and Jane Webster. Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press.
(forthcoming) “Paul in Acts.” In Issues in Luke-Acts. Eds. Sean Adams and Michael Pahl. Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press.
2010 “Rethinking Christian Justice.” Journal of Lutheran Ethics 10.7
2009 “Introducing Exegesis with the OIDA Method.” Teaching Theology and Religion 12.4.
2008 “The Wiki Way: Improving Your Class Notes Using the Internet for Online Student Collaboration.” SBL FORUM.
2008 “Review of Hate the Evil, Hold Fast to the Good: Structuring Romans 12.1-15.1 by Kuo-Wei Peng.” Review of Biblical Literature.
2007 “Review of Incandescence: Light Shed Through the Word by Ben Witherington III." Anglican Theological Review.
2007 “Review of The Gravity of Sin by Matt Jenson.” Anglican Theological Review.
2007 “Review of Understanding Matthew: the Early Christian Worldview of the First Gospel by Stephen Westerholm.” Anglican Theological Review.
2005 “Review of The Book of Acts: Form, Style, and Theology by Martin Dibelius edited by K. Hanson.” Review of Biblical Literature.
2005–present Abstractor of Near Eastern Archaeology. 68.1-2 to present for Religious and Theological Abstracts.
2004–present Abstractor of Lutheran Theological Journal. 38.3 to present for Religious and Theological Abstracts.
2009 “Paul’s Illiterate Reference Letter in 2 Cor 3.” Paper Presented at the Second Corinthians Unit during the Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. New Orleans, LA.
2008 “Getting ‘to Know’ Biblical Exegesis: the OIDA Method.” Paper Presented at the Best Practices in Teaching Workshop during the Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. Boston, MA.
2007 “Paul's Rhetorical Strategy in Romans 14-15.” Paper Presented at the Rhetoric and the New Testament Section during the Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. San Diego, CA.
2007 “Did Anything Good Come from Wikipedia? Engaging Students on the Internet Using Wiki Technology to Improve Your Class Notes.” Paper Presented at the Teaching Biblical Literature in an Undergraduate Liberal Arts Context Section during the Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. San Diego, CA.
2007 “Making Your Classroom 2.0 Using Wiki and Video Technologies.” Presentation at the Creative Inquiry and the Future of Higher Education Conference for the Annual Meeting of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. San Jose, CA.
2006 “SOM(e) Reflections in Daniel and the Similitudes.” Paper Presented at the Scripture in Early Judaism and Christianity Section during the Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. Washington, DC.
2006 “Looking at the Relationship of the Seer with the Heavenly Figure in Light of Son of Man Imagery.” Keynote Paper Presented at the Loyola/Marquette Conference. Loyola University Chicago.
2005 “Response Paper to ‘Dreams and Visions in Acts.’” Paper Presented at Engaging Particularities: New Directions in Comparative Theology, Interreligious Dialogue, Theology of Religions and Missiology. Boston College.
2005 “Persuading You of Paul’s Rhetoric in Romans 14.1ff.” Paper Presented at the Marquette/Loyola Conference. Marquette University.