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Faculty of Divinity



2021-Present: PhD Theology and Religious Studies (Cambridge, Clare College). Funded by the Crosse Studentship.

2020-2021: MPhil Theology, Religion and Philosophy of Religion, Hebrew Bible/Old Testament track (Cambridge, St Catharine's College). Distinction; awarded an MPhil Prize by the Faculty of Divinity.

2017-2020: BA Theology, Religion and Philosophy of Religion (Cambridge, St Catharine's College), MA (Cantab) conferred in 2024. First Class; awarded the Junior Scholefield Prize by the Faculty of Divinity, and the Corrie Prize in Theology, Cuthbert Casson Prize in Theology, and Mrs Julian Stafford (1627) Scholarship by St Catharine's.


  • The social, political and economic history of the Benjamin region
  • Political economy of the kingdom of Judah
  • Social-scientific approaches to the Hebrew Bible
  • Levantine archaeology 
  • The peasantry of Israel/Judah

Teaching and Supervisions


Supervising undergraduates in the following papers:

  • A2 (David: Israel's Greatest Hero?)
  • B2 (Israel in Exile: Literature, History and Theology)

Other Professional Activities

Selected conference papers presented: 

  • 'Epigraphic Evidence and Biblical Polemic: A New Perspective on Ideological Conflict and Class Composition in Benjamin' (Invited paper at the SBL Annual Meeting 2023, Documentary Texts and Literary Interpretation unit)
  • 'Flee for safety, O People of Benjamin, from the midst of Jerusalem!': Benjaminite Resistance and the Judahite ‘State’’ (SBL Annual Meeting 2023, Historiography and the Hebrew Bible unit)

  • 'Avoiding extraction: peasants and the politics of pork in the kingdom of Judah’ (SBL Annual Meeting 2022, Economics in the Biblical World Unit)

  • 'Amos the nōqēd: a case study of the class politics of Israel’s countryside' (24th Congress of the International Organisation for the Study of the Old Testament (IOSOT), 2022)

Volunteer on the following archaeological excavations:

  • Tel Moẓa (2023)
  • Tell Keisan (2019)



Contact Details

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