Adjunct Professor of Nature, Animals, and Ecological Biblical Interpretation
Vanderbilt University, Ph.D., 1997
Tat-Siong Benny Liew is Class of 1956 Professor in New Testament Studies at the College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA. He is the author of Politics of Parousia (Brill, 1999), and What Is Asian American Biblical Hermeneutics? (University of Hawaii Press, 2008). In addition, he is the editor of the Semeia volume on “The Bible in Asian America” (with Gale Yee; SBL, 2002), Postcolonial Interventions (Sheffield Phoenix, 2009), They Were All Together in One Place? (with Randall Bailey and Fernando Segovia; SBL 2009), Reading Ideologies (Sheffield Phoenix, 2011), Psychoanalytical Mediations between Marxist and Postcolonial Readings of the Bible (with Erin Runions; SBL, 2016), Present and Future of Biblical Studies (Brill, 2018), and Colonialism and the Bible: Contemporary Reflections from the Global South (with Fernando Segovia; Lexington, 2018).
Liew is also the Series Editor of T&T Clark’s Study Guides to the New Testament (Bloomsbury). He previously served as the Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean at the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California. In addition, he has served on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Religion, and is currently Chair of the Council of the Society of Biblical Literature and of the Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion.