About me

Academic Employment

since sept 2014 Professor of New Testament at the Protestant Theological University, Groningen.
2014- Research Associate Professor (30%) at the University of Tilburg, Tilburg School of Catholic Theology
2006- Extraordinary Professor (bijzonder hoogleraar) for Culture and Literature of Earliest Christianity
2010- Associate Professor (universitair hoofddocent) for the New Testament and its Jewish and Hellenistic Background   at the Faculty of the Humanities at the University of Utrecht (from 1.1.2014: 70%)
2003-2010 Assistant Professor (universitair docent) for the New Testament and its Jewish and Hellenistic Background at the   Faculty of Theology/Faculty of the Humanities at the University of Utrecht
2001-2003 Assistant   Professor (C 1) for the New Testament at the University of Heidelberg
1996-2001 Assistant Professor (BAT 2a) for the   New Testament at the University    of Heidelberg
1.10.1992-13.3.1995 Research Assistant at the University of Heidelberg.

Education

Febr. 2001 Doctor of Theology summa cum laude (University of Heidelberg).
Title of dissertation: Der intertextuelle und historische Ort der Pastoralbriefe, supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. G. Theißen
Sept. 7,   1992 First theological examination (Protestant Church of Westphalia)
1985-1992 Study of Protestant Theology at the Wilhelms-University in Münster and the Ruprecht-Karls-University in Heidelberg.
1976-1985 Johanneum Grammar School   in Wadersloh in Westphalia