Professorin Dr. Eve-Marie Becker

Professorship for the New Testament
Professorin Dr. Eve-Marie Becker

Universitätsstr. 13-17, room 211
48143 Münster
T: 49 251 83-22535
beckerev@uni-muenster.de

Consultation hours

During semester: s. homepage right column.
Semesterbreak (summer and winter): s. homepage rigth column and announcement in the Faculty

External Profile:

  • Research Areas

    • Gospel of Mark and Synoptics
    • Philippians and Paul
    • Literary history: Historiography and epistolography
    • Hermeneutics
    • Person/Personality and (Auto-)Biography
  • CV

    Education

    Ordination as minister by honorary appointment
    PostDoc Researcher, funded by the DAAD (German Academic Exchange) at McMaster University, Hamilton/Ont., Canada
    Habilitation im Fach Neues Testament und Privatdozentur an der Universität Erlangen
    Dr. theol. at the Faculty of Theology at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
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    PhD student at the University of Erlangen: granted by the Hessische Lutherstiftung (Darmstadt) and the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes (Bonn)
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    Studies of Protestant Theology in Marburg and Erlangen

    Positions

    since
    Professor of the New Testament at the University of Münster
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    PI of the research project, funded by the Dabish research council (DFF): "Epistolary Visions of Transformational Leadership: Cicero - Paul - Seneca" (EVTL) at the School of Culture and Society, Faculty of Arts, Aarhus University/Denmark
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    Research fellowship at the Israel Institute for Advanced Studies (IIAS), Jerusalem/Israel
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    Professor of New Testament Exegesis at Aarhus University/Denmark
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    "Distinguished Visiting Professor of New Testament" at the Candler School of Theology, Emory University, Atlanta/USA
    "Gastdozentur Studienjahr" at the Dormition Abbey in Jerusalem/Israel
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    Research programme director of: "Christianity and Theology in Culture and Society" at the Faculty of Arts, Aarhus University
    Research fellowship at the Max-Weber-Center in Erfurt/Germany
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    "Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/Assistentin/Oberassistentin" at the Institute of New Testament studies at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
    "Kurzzeitlehrerdozentur" at the Faculty of Protestant Theology in Sibiu/Romania (funded by the Robert-Bosch-Stiftung)

    External functions

    since
    Mitglied im Kammernetzwerk (und dessen Steuerungsboard) der EKD – EKD (Evangelische Kirche in Deutschland) (Kammernetzwerk (und dessen Steuerungsboard) der EKD)
    since
    Member – International Society for the Study of Deuterocanonical and Cognate Literature (ISDCL) (Advisory board)
    since
    Berufenes Mitglied – UEK (Union Evangelischer Kirchen) (Theologischer Ausschuss der UEK)
    since
    Mitarbeit – Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes (Bonn) (Auswahlausschuss der Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)
    since
    Member of the advisory board of Dansk Teologisk Tidsskrift (DTT)
    since
    Main editor of SANt
    since
    Co-Editor of NET-series
    since
    Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas (SNTS)
    since
    Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für Theologie (WGTh)
    since
    Society of Biblical Literature (SBL)
    since
    International Society for the Study of Deuterocanonical and Cognate Literature (ISDCL)
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    Editorial Board New Testament Studies (NTS)
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    Member – Journal for the Study of Paul and His letters (JSPL) (Editorial Board)
    Mitglied im Editorial Board
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    Member – Journal of Biblical Literature (JBL) (Editorial Board)
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    Editorial Board New Testament Studies (NTS)
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    Member of the “Learned Society” at Aarhus University and its president from 2013-2015
  • Teaching

  • Projects

    • KoPaC - EXC 2060 A3-27 - Cosmocracy and Pantocracy in Early Christianity (KoPaC): Roots, Functions, and Effects of Early Christian Rulership Images (since )
      Subproject in DFG-joint project hosted at WWU: DFG - Cluster of Excellence | Project Number: EXC 2060/1
    • EfP - Exegese für die Predigt (since )
      Individual project: Evangelical Church in Germany, Evangelische Kirche der Pfalz (Protestantische Landeskirche), Bremische Evangelische Kirche, Evangelische Kirche in Hessen und Nassau
    • EVTL - Epistolary visions of transformational leadership: Cicero - Paul - Seneca ( - )
      Individual project: Independent Research Fund Denmark | Project Number: 8018-00086B
    • Co-editor "Handbuch Brief: Antike" (Walter de Gruyter) ( - )
      Individual project: Walter de Gruyter GmbH | Project Number: LLC/EK
    • Conference "Who was ›James‹? Challenging Concepts of Epistolary Authorship" 06. - 08. August 2019, Münster ( - )
      Scientific Event: Fritz Thyssen Foundation - Support of Conferences | Project Number: 30.19.0.037TR
    • Homines novi: Literary self-configurations from Cicero and Paul to Augustine ( - )
      Own resources project
  • Promotion

    Erich B. PrachtPaul in his Letters and Paul in Acts
    Jónsson, Sigurvin LárusJames Among the Classicists
    Mortensen, JacobPaul, Paulitics and "prosôpopoiia"
    Falkenberg, RenéEugnostos the Blessed