David Horrell, University of Exeter
David Horrell is Professor of New Testament Studies and Director of the Centre for Biblical Studies at the University of Exeter, in the United Kingdom. Horrell came to Exeter in 1995 after completing his Ph.D. at Cambridge University on Paul's Corinthian letters and the letter known as 1 Clement.
His recent publications include a co-edited collection assessing the developments in the social-scientific study of the Pauline churches since Wayne Meeks's The First Urban Christians, and a number of books on the subject of ecological hermeneutics, outputs from a collaborative project on "Uses of the Bible in Environmental Ethics".
Some of his most recent titles include Bible and the Environment: Towards a Critical Ecological Biblical Theology (2010), Greening Paul: Rereading the Apostle in a time of Ecological Crisis (with Cherryl Hunt & Christopher Southgate, 2010), and Solidarity and Difference: A Contemporary Reading of Paul's Ethics (2005). Horrell has just completed a volume of essays on 1 Peter and the making of Christian identity. He was the editor of the Journal for the Study of the New Testament from 2002-2007 and is an active member of SBL and SNTS.