Mignon R. Jacobs


 Mignon R. Jacobs

E-mailjacobs@fuller.edu
AddressFuller Theological Seminary
135 N. Oakland Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91182
Phone626-584-5200
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Associate Professor of Old Testament, Fuller Theological Seminary

B.A., Bethel University,
M.Div., Fuller Theological Seminary,
Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University,

Associate Professor of Old Testament Mignon R. Jacobs joined the School of Theology faculty in 1997. Courses she teaches include Hebrew Prophets, Pentateuch, The Writings, Critical Approaches to the Old Testament, and the exegetical courses Psalms and Minor Prophets.

Jacobs’ publications include Gender, Power, and Persuasion (2007), The Conceptual Coherence of the Book of Micah (2001), and book chapters “Sin, Silence, and Suffering in the Conceptual Landscape of Psalm 32” in Text and Community (2007) and “Toward an Old Testament Theology of Concern for the Underprivileged” in Reading the Hebrew Bible for a New Millennium: Form, Concept and Theological Perspective (2000). Articles she has authored include “Conceptual Dynamics of Good and Evil in the Joseph Story” (Journal for the Study of the Old Testament), “Love, Honor, and Violence” (Semeia), “Bridging the Times: Trends in Micah Studies Since 1985” (Currents in Research), and “Parameters of Justice: Ideological Challenges Regarding Persons and Practices in Lev 25:25-55” (Ex Auditu).

Jacobs is the current president of the Western Commission for the Study of Religion and regional coordinator of the Pacific Coast Region of the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL). She served as 2007-2008 president of the Regional SBL.



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