Missouri State University

Department of Religious Studies

Dr. Mark D. Given

Mark D. Given

Email

Phone

417-836-6261

(work)

Office

Strong Hall 266

Department

Religious Studies

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Religious Studies
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897 work
Associate Professor

Education

PhD, 1998, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Teaching

  • REL 102 Introduction to the Literature and World of the New Testament
  • REL 321 Paul
  • REL 520 Ethics, Persuasion and Early Christianity
  • REL 580/685 Theories of Religion
  • REL 730 Basic Issues in Biblical Studies
  • REL 731 The Postmodern Bible
  • REL 731 Theorizing Paul

Research and professional interests

  • Biblical studies
  • Early Christian history and literature
  • Paul
  • Apocalypticism
  • Greco-Roman philosophy and rhetoric
  • Postmodern Biblical criticism

Awards and honors

University Award in Teaching, Missouri State University, 2003

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