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College of Liberal and Fine Arts

James Robert Adair, Jr., Ph.D.

Associate Director, Undergraduate Studies Support & Technology Services; Lecturer II
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458-6216
Office: UH4 1.402A
Office hours: By Appt.

  • Degrees

    • Ph.D. (concentration in biblical textual criticism), Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas (1992)
    • M.A. (Department of Ancient Near Eastern Studies), University of Stellenbosch, South Africa (1993)
    • M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (1985)
    • B.A. Hons. (Department of Semitic Languages and Cultures), University of Stellenbosch (1989)
    • B.S. in Computer and Information Sciences (Math minor), Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas (1980)
  • Recent Publications

    • “Life Under a Fickle Sun: Solar Images in the Hebrew Bible,” article included in Wendy Barker Festschrift (forthcoming 2014).
    • “Fundamentals of the Faith,” short story (2011), and other poems, short prose, and book and museum reviews published in Voices de la Luna: A Quarterly Poetry & Arts Magazine (2010-present).
    • Introducing Christianity. London: Routledge, 2008. “Technology and the Transmission of the Biblical Text,” SBL Forum (April 2004).
    • “Creating and Maintaining a Premier Electronic Journal,” in Bible and Computer: The Stellenbosch AIBI-6 Conference. Proceedings of the Association Internationale Bible et Informatique “From Alpha to Byte.” University of Stellenbosch 17-21 July, 2000. Leiden: Brill, 2002.
    • “In Memoriam Dominique Barthélemy,” Bulletin of the International Organization of Septuagint and Cognate Studies 34 (2001): 34-36.