Collin Cornell is visiting assistant professor for the School of Theology at Sewanee: The University of the South. He edited the volume Divine Doppelgängers: YHWH’s Ancient Look-Alikes for Penn State University Press, and his monograph, Divine Aggression in Psalms and Inscriptions, is forthcoming from Cambridge University Press. His interests include history of religions, biblical theology, and pedagogy.


PhD, Emory University
MDiv, Princeton Theological Seminary
BA, Columbia International University

Other Publications

“The Forgotten Female Figurines from Elephantine.” Journal of Ancient Near Eastern Religions 18 (2018): 111-32.

“Brevard Childs and the Treasures of Darkness,” Scottish Journal of Theology 71 (2018): 33-51.

“Interpreting 1 Samuel Theologically: A Review Essay.” Journal of Theological Interpretation 11 (2017): 295-306.

Co-authored with Joel M. LeMon. “How We Teach Introductory Bible Courses: A Comparative and Historical Sampling.” Teaching Theology and Religion 19 (2016): 114-142.

“A Moratorium on God Mergers? The Case of El and Milkom in the Ammonite Onomasticon.” Ugarit-Forschungen 46 (2015): 49-99.


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