Dr. Jeff Griffin

Dr. Jeff GriffinDean of Libraries
Assoc. Professor of Old Testament & Hebrew

Office: John T. Christian Library
Office Phone: (504) 816-8018
Fax: (504) 816-8429
Home Phone:
E-Mail: jgriffin@nobts.edu

Education

  • Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, M.Div., Ph.D.
  • University of North Texas, MLIS.
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock, BBA
  • Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rothberg International School, Post-doctoral studies

Teaching Experience

  • Associate Professor of Old Testament and Hebrew, 2008-present
  • Assistant Professor of Old Testament, 2003-7
  • Adjunct Instructor, Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, 1997-8

Ministry Experience

  • Pastor, Lula Baptist Church, Lula, MS

Publications

Dissertation

  • An Investigation of Idiomatic Expressions in the Hebrew Bible with a Case Study of Anatomical Idioms

Presentations & Essays

  • The Sufficiency of the Mosaic Law as Scripture, or What value is Torah for the Christian? Southern Regional Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society
  • The Glory of God as the God of Glory: Toward a Christological Center of Old Testament Theology, Southern Regional Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society