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Visiting Harry Lyman Hooker Professorship

Each academic year a leading scholar is invited to give a series of lectures to the department and general public. Past Visiting Hooker Professors have included:

  • Dr. Amy-Jill Levine, Vanderbilt University (2018–2019)
  • Dr. Paul Harrison, Stanford University (2017–2018)
  • Dr. Sherman Jackson, University of Southern California (2016–2017)
  • Dr. Adele Reinhartz, University of Ottawa (2015–2016)
  • Dr. Carol Newsom, Emory University (2014–2015)
  • Dr. Raoul Birnbaum, University of California Santa Cruz (2013–2014)
  • Dr. Michael Zank, Boston University (2012–2013)
  • Dr. John Barclay, Department of Theology and Religion, Durham University (2011–2012)
  • Dr. Jacqueline Stone, Princeton University (2010–2011)
  • Dr. Robin Jensen, Vanderbilt University (2009–2010)
  • Dr. Birger Gerhardsson, Lund University (2008–2009)
  • Dr. Lee Levine, Hebrew University (2007–2008)
  • Dr. Gregory Schopen, University of California, Los Angeles (2006–2007)
  • Dr. Saba Mahmood, University of California at Berkeley (2005–2006)
  • Dr. Gary Anderson, Notre Dame University (2004–2005)
  • Dr. Donald F. McCallum, University of California, Los Angeles (2003–2004)
  • Dr. Tony Walter, University of Reading, U.K. (2002–2003)
  • Dr. Dale Allison, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary (2001–2002)
  • Dr. Franciscus Verellen, Ecole Francaise d’Extreme Orient, Hong Kong (2000–2001)
  • Dr. Stanley Hauerwas, Duke University (1999–2000)
  • Dr. John J. Collins, University of Chicago (1998–1999)
  • Dr. David Schulman, Hebrew University (1997–1998)
  • Dr. Oliver O’Donovan, Oxford University (1996–1997)
  • Dr. John Rosenfield, Harvard University (1995–1996)