About this Fellow
Hebrew language & literature: history of Greek-speaking Judaism; Jewish-Christian relations; modern Jewish theology
- Professor Emeritus of Hebrew and Jewish Studies, University of Cambridge
Biblical studies, Textual criticism, Dead Sea Scrolls, Computerised studies
The Hebrew Bible / Old Testament: the ancient near eastern context; the Hebrew text and the ancient versions; exegesis and theology; the Hebrew Bible / Old Testament in Jewish and Christian tradition.
The religious and cultural history of early modern Britain, especially the impact, reception and repercussions of the Protestant and Catholic Reformations
History of the Islamic World; Islamic theology and philosophy, especially with respect to the formative period (8th-10th centuries) and the age of the Mongol conquest (13th-14th centuries); Islamic mysticism