Ph.D. Thesis Graduates, as director or 2nd reader–Drew University (with thesis: Director; 2ndst Reader; 3rd Reader)


Joan Chamberlain Engelsman. “The Feminine Dimension of the Divine”

(published by Westminster Press)

(Thompson, Huffmon, Bakan [Toronto])Deceased; private scholar

Nathaniel Yung-Tse Yen, “Prophet, Sage and Wise Man: A Comparative Study of

Intellectual Tradition in Ancient China and Israel”; M.A., Andrew University

(Huffmon, Greenblatt, Riemann)Taught in Japan and Taiwan; Pastor


Kyu-Nam Jung, “Court Etiquette in the Old Testament”

Th.M., Westminster Seminary, 1975University President, Korea

(Huffmon, Riemann, B. Levine [NYU])

Barry Lowell Ross, “The Individual in the Community: Personal Identification in Ancient

Israel”; Th.M., Asbury, 1965; M.A., University of Michigan, 1967

(Huffmon, Riemann, )Taught in Japan; Azusa Pacific; etc.


Young-Ihl Kim, “The Vocabulary of Oppression in the Old Testament: ‘SHQ, YNH,

LHTS and Congeners”; S.T.M., Boston, 1972; Th.M., Princeton, 1977

(Huffmon, Riemann, )Professor in Korea


Louis Stulman, “The Prose Sermons of the Book of Jeremiah: A Redescription of the

Correspondences with Deuteronomistic Literature in the Light of Recent Text-Critical Research”

(published in SBL Dissertation Series)

(Riemann, Huffmon, Tov [UPenn])Univ. of Findlay


Lyn Huber (Bechtel), “The Biblical Experience of Shame/Shaming: The Social

Experienceof Shame/Shaming in Biblical Israel in Relation to Its Use as

Religious Metaphor”; M.Div., McCormick, 1977

(Riemann, Huffmon, Levine [NYU], Thayer) Moravian Seminary; Drew

Cherie Joyce Lenzen, “The Byzantine/Islamic Occupation at Caesarea Maritima as

Evidenced Through the Pottery”; M.Div., McCormick, 1974; M. A., JohnsHopkins, 1976

(Bull, Huffmon, Riemann)formerly Yarmuk University, Jordan


Joseph Jung-Min Kuo, “Priestly and Levitical Names in the Hebrew Bible, A Semantic and Distributional Analysis”

(Huffmon, Riemann, )Tainan Theological Seminary

Alexander Varughese, “The Hebrew Text Underlying the Old Greek Translation of

Jeremiah 10-20"; M.Div., Nazarene, 1975

(Huffmon, Riemann, Dey)Mt. Vernon Nazarene


Terry Lee Brensinger. “Lions, Wind and Fire: A Study of Prophetic Similes”.

(published by Edwin Mellen Press); M.A., 1985

(Huffmon, Hillers [Johns Hopkins], Riemann) Messiah College; Pastor

Rodney Hain Shearer. A Contextual Analysis of he Phrase ‘al-tira’ As It Occursin the Hebrew Bible and in Selected Related Literature.

(Huffmon, Riemann, )Professor; seminary dean; DS


James Morris Kennedy, “A Structural Semantic Analysis of Selected Biblical Hebrew

Words for Punishment/Discipline”

(Huffmon, Riemann, Chapman)Baylor University


Randall Charles Bailey, “Images of the Prophets: An Analysis of the Metaphors and

Epithets Used in the Old Testament to Describe Prophets and Prophetic Activity”;

M.A., Alabama Christian, 1974; M.Th.,Alabama Christian, 1979

(Riemann, Huffmon, )Faulkner College

Gordon Paul Brubacher, “The Canaanite God of Death in the Myth of Baal andMot”;

M.A., Wilfrid Laurier, 1982

(Pope [Yale], Huffmon, Riemann)Messiah College

Kenneth Hugh Cuffey, “The Coherence of Micah: A Review of the Proposals and a New


(Huffmon, Riemann, )Univ. of Illinois, Campus Ministry

Daniel Guy Pugerude, “Preaching from the Old Testament: A Study in Exegesis and

Hermeneutics of the Free Methodist Church of North America”; Th.M., Duke, 1978

(Huffmon, Riemann, )Headmaster, Edmonton


Paul Dean Duerksen, “Canaan as a Land of Milk and Honey: A Study of the Evaluative

Descriptions of Israel’s Land”

(Huffmon, Riemann, )Pastor, Texas-NM

Jesse Ceymour Long, Jr., “Sedentary Adaptations at the End of the Third MillenniumB.C.: Khirbet Iskander and the Excavated Settlement Sites of Early Bronze IV in

Palestine-Transjordan”; M.A., Alabama Christian, 1978

(Richard, Huffmon, Riemann)Lubbock Christian

Michael S. Moore, “The Balaam Traditions: Their Character and Development”;

(published in the SBL Dissertation series)

M.A., Harding, 1979; Th.M., Princeton, 1983

(Huffmon, Riemann, Levine [NYU])Fuller Sem., Phoenix; Pastor

Nathaniel Samuel Murrell, “A Critical Appraisal of the Significance of James Barr’s

Critique of Biblical Theology”; M.A., Wheaton, 1980

(Huffmon, Riemann, )UNC Wilmington


Robert Michael Braman, “The Role of Magic in Ancient Israel: A Century ofStudies”;

M.A., Oral Roberts, 1977

(Huffmon, Riemann, )Oral Roberts; pastor

Timothy John Mills, “The Gog Pericope and the Book of Ezekiel”; Th.M., Luther, 1983(Riemann, Huffmon, ) AdjunctProf. CA

Jack Wilson, “A Comparative Study of the Diction of the Oracles and Announcements of Salvation in Second Isaiah and the Diction of the Psalter”

(Riemann, Huffmon, )Pastor, NJ


John Irving Lawlor, “The Esbous North Church in Its Stratigraphic and Historical

Context”; Th.M., Grace, 1969

(Bull, Huffmon, Riemann)Grand Rapids Baptist

Mark Ronnie Sneed, “The Social Location of Qoheleth’s Thought: Anomie and

Alienation in Ptolemaic Jerusalem”; M.A., Harding, 1986

(Huffmon, Riemann, Gottwald [NYTS])Lubbock Christian

Sheldon Weltman, “The Biblical Polemic Against the Foreign Divine Images”;

M.H.L., Jewsih Theological Seminary, 1960

(Huffmon, Riemann, ) Deceased; Rabbi in NJ, CA


Se-Young Roh. “Creation and Redemption in Priestly Theology”

(Huffmon, Riemann, )Prof. in Korea


Stephen John Lennox. “Biblical Interpretation in the American Holiness Movement,


(Huffmon, Rowe, Handy [Union NY])Indiana Wesleyan


John Kaltner. “The Use of Arabic in Biblical Hebrew Lexicography”

(published in the Catholic Biblical Monographs)

(Huffmon, Krotkoff [Johns Hopkins], Riemann)Rhodes College

Mary-Louise Mussell. “An Archaeological Evaluation of the Social Revolution Model of

the Israelite Settlement in Canaan”

(Huffmon, Riemann, Gottwald [NYTS])Deceased (Univ. of Ottawa)

Jongsoo Park. “Priestly Divination in Ancient Israel: Its Characteristics and Roles”

(published in Korea)

(Huffmon, Riemann,Peek)Professor in Korea


David A. Leiter. “The Unattainable Ideal: Impractical and/or Unenforceable Rules in the

Ancient Israelite Legal Collections”

(Huffmon, Long, Riemann)Pastor, Pennsylvania

Raymond Roosevelt Neilly, “Human Achievement in the Wisdom Literature of Ancient

Israel: The Gift of God”; M.A., Drew

(Huffmon, Riemann, )Bahamas (pastor)


Carlton Alexander Dennis. “Proverbs and the People: A Comparative Study of Afro-

Caribbean and Biblical Proverbs”

(Huffmon, Peek, Riemann)Seminary Dean, Jamaica

Geevarughese Mathews, “The Role of the Epilogue in the Book of Job”; Th.M., Princeton

(Huffmon, Riemann, )Professor/Pastor in India


Cheryl L. Hetherington Iverson. “ Restoration: A Semantic Domain Study of Restoration

and Recovery As It Relates to Persons in the Ancient Israelite Community”

(Huffmon, Riemann, Chapman)Oral Roberts


Mindawati Perangin-Angin. “The Interrelationships of Humankind, Animals, and Plants

AsPresented in the Old Testament.

(Huffmon, Riemann, Richard)Indonesia, seminary dean


Milton Eng. “The Days of Our Years: A Lexical Semantic Study of the Life Cycle in

Biblical Israel”; Th.M., Westminster

(Huffmon, Riemann, Chapman)formerly Erskine College


LeAnn Snow Flesher. “The Rhetorical Use of the Negative Petition in the Lament Psalms”

(Riemann, Huffmon, )Baptist Seminary of the West


Debra Moody Bass. “God Comforts Israel: The Audience and the Message of Isaiah 40-55”

(published by University Press of America)

(Huffmon, Stroker, Richard)Miles College

Frank Gipson. “Lineage Structure and Local Authority in Ancient Israel”; Th.M., Calvin Seminary

(Huffmon, Berlinerblau [Hofstra], Carter [Seton Hall])Spelman College

Eric A. Seibert. “ Propaganda and Subversion in the Solomonic Narrative.

(Huffmon, Berlinerblau [Hofstra], Knoppers [Penn State])Messiah College

John Seo. “Creation and Conflict in the Beginning: A Study of the Ancient Near Eastern

Background, Historical Context, and Theological Role of the ‘God’s Battle with

Chaos’ Model of Creation in Isaiah 40-55

(Huffmon., Carter [Seton Hall], )Korean army; post-doctoral study


Jae Jang. “Persuasion in the Book of Amos”

(Huffmon, Carter [Seton Hall], Fewell)Prof. in Korea


Thomas M. Chacko. “Official and Popular Religion in the Northern Kingdom from Omri

to Joash (ca. 885 - 786 B.C.E.)”; Th.M., Princeton

(Huffmon, Berlinerblau [Hofstra], Carter [Seton Hall])Prof. in India


Mitchel W. Modine. “’Everything Written in This Book’: The Perceptions of the Exile in the Book of Jeremiah” Private Scholar

(Huffmon, Stulman [Findlay], Carter [Seton Hall])


Jeremiah W. Cataldo. “A Theocratic Yehud?: Issues of Government in a Persian Province”

(Carter [Seton Hall],Huffmon, Berquist [Chalice Press])Seton Hall University

Kenneth M. Diable. “Persuading God: A Study in the Individual Lament Psalms”

(Huffmon, Carter [Seton Hall], Berezov [Morris Township, NJ])

Mount St. Aloysius College

Warren Calhoun Robertson. ‘Drought, Famine, Plague and Pestilence: Ancient Israel’s

Understanding of and Responses to Natural Catastrophes”

(Huffmon, Berlinerblau [Georgetown], Carter [Seton Hall])

Gardner-Webb Theological Seminary

Carl E. Savage. “Et-Tell (Bethsaida): A Study of the First Century CE in the Galilee”

(Huffmon, Freund [Hartford], Greene [Michigan State])

Drew University