This blog series spotlights 50 NT scholars and their research. The goal of this series is to introduce readers to a wider circle of scholarship than they have encountered. The majority of people on this list are early or mid-career NT scholars who are doing great research and writing.
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Explain why you love teaching and/or writing, and why it brings you vocational satisfaction.
What is one “big idea,” emphasis, or theme in your scholarship that you hope impacts the way students and scholars read and understand the NT?
Who is your academic hero and why?
Name a few academic books that were formative for you as a student.
Read Heilig’s Work
Hidden Criticism?: The Methodology and Plausibility of the Search for a Counter-Imperial Subtext in Paul (Fortress, 2017)
Paul’s Triumph: Reassessing 2 Corinthians 2:14 in Its Literary and Historical Context (Peeters, 2017)
God and the Faithfulness of Paul (responses to NTW’s Paul and the Faithfulness of God; Fortress, 2017; co-edited with J. Thomas Hewitt and Michael F. Bird)
Read Heilig’s Work ONLINE
If you ran into me at SBL, and you didn’t want to talk about New Testament studies, what would you want to talk about?
What is a research/writing project you are working on right now that you are excited about?