Larry D. George
Dr. Larry D. George
Associate Professor of New Testament Interpretation
B.S., University of California at Davis
M.Div., San Francisco Theological Seminary
M.A., Vanderbilt University
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Larry D. George joined the School of Divinity faculty in 2009. He teaches New Testament Greek, Introduction to New Testament I, Introduction to New Testament II, Biblical Hermeneutics, 1-2 Peter and Jude, Revelation, and the Gospel of John. The author of Reading the Tapestry: A Literary-Rhetorical Analysis of the Johannine Resurrection Narrative (John 20-21), Dr. George has also written numerous articles relating to biblical studies and languages, ancient near eastern history, the African-American religious experience, and feminist theology.
Prior to joining the faculty of the School of Divinity, Dr. George served as The Pathways Associate Professor of African American Biblical Faith and History at Bluffton University, Bluffton, Ohio. He is the former Academic Dean of Payne Theological Seminary, Wilberforce, Ohio. Dr. George taught adjunctively for Capital University, Dayton Ohio, United Theological Seminary, Dayton, Ohio, and Payne Theological Seminary, Wilberforce, Ohio. Additionally, he served on the faculty of the American Baptist College in Nashville, Tennessee.
Dr. George hails from California. He is married to Andrita Jennette George. Dr. George’s hobbies include chess, stamp collecting, swimming, technology, and science.
Office Location: Noel Hall, 202
Phone: (704) 406-4461