Professor Philip Alexander

Jewish Studies: Jews and Judaism and Late Antiquity (Dead Sea Scrolls; Bible Interpretation; Magic and Mysticism; Jewish-Christian Relations; Judaism and Hellenism)

Elected 2005

2005
Religion

Current post

Emeritus Professor of Post-Biblical Jewish Literature, The University of Manchester

Past appointments

University of Manchester Professor of Post-Biblical Jewish Literature

Jan 1995 - Dec 2010

University of Manchester Professor of Post-Biblical Jewish Literature, University of Manchester

Jan 1995 -

University of Manchester

Jan 1972 - Jan 1992

Publications

Serekh ha-Yahad and Two Related Texts, with G. Vermes Discoveries in the Judaean Desert XXVI Clarendon Press: Oxford, 1998

The Targum of Canticles: Translated with a Critical Introduction, Apparatus and Notes The Aramaic Bible 17A The Liturgical Press: Collegeville, Minnesota, 2003

Companions to the Dead Sea Scrolls: The Mystical Texts Continuum: London, 2005

The Targum of Lamentations: Translated with a critical Introduction, Apparatus and Notes The Aramaic Bible 17B The Liturgical Press: Collegeville, Minnesota, 2008

From Cairo to Manchester: Studies in the Rylands Genizah Fragments, edited with Renate Smithuis Journal of Semitic Studies Supplement 31 Oxford University Press: Oxford, 2013

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