posted on April 27, 2011 09:59
CAMPBELL DIVINITY CHOOSES MOFFITT FOR NEW TESTAMENT
Dr. David Moffitt has been named Assistant Professor of New Testament and Greek at Campbell University Divinity School, effective July 1. Currently he is serving as Visiting Assistant Professor of New Testament at Duke Divinity School, Durham.
“Dr. Moffitt has already established a superb record as both a teacher and a scholar, and he is committed to the church and to training persons called into ministry,” says Dr. Andy Wakefield, Dean of Campbell University Divinity School. “We are delighted to welcome him to the Campbell University Divinity School faculty.”
Moffitt, a native of Rochester, NY, earned his doctorate from the Graduate Program in Religion at Duke University, where he wrote his dissertation on the biblical book of Hebrews. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Grove City College, Grove City, PA, a Master of Divinity degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, IL, and a Master of Theology from Duke Divinity School.
Previously, he has taught courses on Hellenistic Greek and the New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, North Park Theological Seminary, Chicago, IL, and Duke. During his doctoral
program, he spent a year in Germany as a Fulbright Scholar studying at the Eberhard-Karls Universität Tübingen. He has presented scholarly papers at a number of different academic conferences around the world, has contributed essays to volumes on Hebrews and Baptist identity, and published articles in
academic journals such as the Journal of Biblical Literature, Zeitschrift für die Neutestamentliche Wissenschaft und die Kunde der Älteren Kirche, and Perspectives in Religious Studies.
Moffitt is an associate minister at Mount Level Missionary Baptist Church, Durham. He is married to the former Heather Ball and they have two sons, Evan and Andrew.