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Craig A. Evans, PhD
Payzant Distinguished Professor of New Testament, Acadia Divinity College
Author and editor of more than fifty books and hundreds of articles and reviews, Professor Evans has given lectures at Cambridge, Durham, Oxford, Yale, and other universities, colleges, seminaries, and museums, such as the Field Museum in Chicago and the Canadian Museum of Civilization in Ottawa. Evans has appeared several times on the television programs Faith and Reason and the John Ankerberg Show. He has appeared in several History Channel and BBC documentaries and is a regular guest on Dateline NBC. Evans also served on the National Geographic Society's Gospel of Judas project.
Areas of Specialization
historical Jesus; synoptic gospels; Dead Sea Scrolls; New Testament background; scriptural intertextuality