Jennifer Knust

Dr. Jennifer Knust

Address1 Silber Way
Boston, MA 2215

Assistant Professor of New Testament and Christian Origins, Boston University School of Theology

B.S., University of Illinois-Urbana,
M.Div., Union Theological Seminary,
Ph.D., Columbia University,

Professor Knust teaches and conducts research in the areas of the history of interpretation, New Testament textual criticism, ancient rhetoric and early Christian discourse, and the intersection of sex, gender, and status in ancient Christian argumentation. Her publications include Abandoned to Lust: Sexual Slander and Ancient Christianity (NY:Columbia University Press, 2005)as well as essays on a variety of topics, including the letters to Paul deutero-Pauline literature, Justin Martyr, and the impact of anti-Judaism on the transmission of the gospels. She has received fellowships and awards from the American Association of University Women, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, the American Council of Learned Societies, and the American Academy in Rome. Professor Knust is an ordained American Baptist (USA) pastor.

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