Dr. Josiah D. Peeler
Education, Degrees
  • Ph.D. in Hebrew and Old Testament Studies, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • MA in Old Testament and Hebrew, Abilene Christian University, Texas, USA
  • MSt in Classical Hebrew Studies, University of Oxford, UK
  • BA in Biblical Studies, Florida College, Florida, USA
Academic Positions and Teaching Experience
  • 2022-present: Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies and Languages, Mid-Atlantic Christian University, North Carolina, USA
  • 2021: Tutor for Advanced Biblical Hebrew Module, University College London, UK
  • 2018-present: Adjunct Professor, Abilene Christian University, Texas, USA
Academic Memberships
  • Society of Biblical Literature
  • European Association of Biblical Studies
  • Evangelical Theological Society
  • National Association of Professors of Hebrew
Selected Bibliography


  • “Meta-Textual Semantics in the Hebrew Text of Jeremiah,” Ph.D. thesis, University of Edinburgh, 2022.

Journal Articles and Book Chapters

  • “‘Terror on Every Side’: Metathesis as Siegeworks in Ezek 7:15.” Journal of Northwest Semitic Languages 49 (2023): 49–64.
  • “Quenching Tears: A Note on 2 Kings 22:17 and 19.” Vetus Testamentum 72 (2022): 821–26.
  • “YHWH’s חסד: Providing Hope in the Midst of Rebellion and Exile.” Restoration Quarterly 58, no. 2 (2016): 75–85.