Smith DanielAssistant Professor of New Testament Language and Literature
Huron University College
London, Ontario, Canada

Daniel A. Smith is Assistant Professor of New Testament Language and Literature at Huron University College in London, Ontario. He earned his Ph.D. in 2001 from the University of St. Michael’s College at the Toronto School of Theology where he studied with John Kloppenborg. A specialist on the Synoptic Gospels and on Pauline Literature, he teaches in the areas of New Testament and Christian Origins, Pauline Christianity, and Second Temple Judaism.

Smith is the author of several articles published in academic journals. He is the author of The Post-Mortem Vindication of Jesus in the Sayings Gospel Q, (2007) and is currently at work on Revisiting the Empty Tomb: Narrative and Theological Development in the Empty Tomb Stories.

Smith is the recipient of several awards and honors, including The Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal from the Faculty of Theology, University of St. Michael’s College (2004) and the Founder’s Prize from the Canadian Society of Biblical Studies Student Essay Competition (2000).

Books

  • The Post-Mortem Vindication of Jesus in the Sayings Gospel Q, 2007
  • Revisiting the Empty Tomb: Narrative and Theological Development in the Empty Tomb Stories, forthcoming

Academic Credentials

  • Ph.D., University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto School of Theology
  • M.Rel., Wycliffe College, Toronto School of Theology
  • B.A., University of Waterloo
  • B.Th., Ontario Bible College (now Tyndale University College), Toronto

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of New Testament Language and Literature, Huron University College, 2004–
    Assistant Professor of New Testament, Tyndale Seminary, 2003–2004
  • Adjunct Faculty, Tyndale Seminary, 2000–2003
  • Sessional Lecturer, Wycliffe College, Toronto School of Theology, 1996–2002
  • Sessional Lecturer, Tyndale College, 1994–1995

Professional Services

  • Participant, Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion Conference on “Educating Clergy,” March 2006
  • Participant, Association of Theological Schools Lilly Conference on Theological Research, Pittsburgh, February 2006
  • Reviewed manuscripts submitted for publication in Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses, 2005

Awards and Honors

  • The Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal: Faculty of Theology, University of St. Michael’s College, 2001
  • Founder’s Prize: Canadian Society of Biblical Studies Student Essay Competition
    The New Testament Prize: Wycliffe College, 2000
  • The Bishop H. D. Martin Prize for an Essay on the Atonement: Wycliffe College
  • The Parker Scholarship: Highest Standing in Theology III: Wycliffe College
  • The Edward Morley Prize: Highest Standing in Theology II: Wycliffe College, 1991
  • The John Honeyman Greek Proficiency Award: Tyndale College, 1986