Director: Prof Dr (Hans) HJM van Deventer

Senior Administrative Assistant:  Ms (Tienie) HP Buys

  • 15 Fulltime academic staff members
  • 8 Academics from various academic institutions, national and international, are affiliated with our research unit as extraordinary researchers.
  • 7 NRF-rated researchers
  • 6 Postdoctoral fellows
  • Post-65 Researcher – Prof HF (Herrie) van Rooy ( B3 - NRF-rated researcher)

  Dr Aldred Genade

  +27 18 299 1605
  Building K23, Office G07b, Potchefstroom Campus
  Senior Lecturer
  Rhetorical Criticism (NT), Contextual Hermeneutics, Book of Titus
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  Dr Philip du Toit

  +27 18 389 2824
  Building A2, Office G11, Mahikeng Campus
  Rating: NRF-C3
  Senior Lecturer
  New Perspectives on Paul; Paul in Judaism; Identity; Christian Zionism; Messianic Judaism.
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  Dr Johan Steenkamp

  +27 18 285 2374
  Building K23, Office 113, Potchefstroom Campus
  Senior Lecturer
  Latin Literature, Classical Reception, Roman and Hellenistic Historiography
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Hans van Deventer

  Prof Hans van Deventer

  +27 16 910 3464
  Building 11B, Office G07, Vanderbijlpark Campus
  Rating: NRF-C2
  Research Director: Ancient Languages
  Book of Daniel (Hebrew Bible), Hermeneutics
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  Dr At Lamprecht

  +27 18 285 2352
  Building K23, Office 109, Potchefstroom Campus
  Senior Lecturer
  Biblical Hebrew semantics, Biblical Aramaic, Spatial Cognition (Death metaphor in the Hebrew Bible), Cognitive Concepts in the Book of Job
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  Prof Gideon Kotze

  +27 18 299 1839
  Building K23, Office 116, Potchefstroom Campus
  Research Professor
  Textual criticism, Dead Sea scrolls, Septuagint Studies, Ancient Near Eastern languages and cultures
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  Dr Lekgetho Moretsi

  +27 18 299 1843
  Building K11, Office G09, Potchefstroom Campus
  Semitic Languages (Hebrew, Syriac), Translation Technique, Psalms (Book 3), Early Prophets
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  Prof Pierre Jordaan

  +27 18 299 1602
  Building K23, Office 107, Potchefstroom Campus
  Rating: NRF-C2
  Professor: Greek
  Septuagint and Cognate Studies
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  Prof Risimati Hobyane

  +27 18 299 1531
  Building K23, Office 114, Potchefstroom Campus
  Rating: NRF-Y2
  Director: School for Ancient Language and Text Studies; Associate Professor
  New Testament (Johannine Studies) and Septuagint Studies
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  Dr Hennie Goede

  +27 18 285 2496
  Building K23, Office G09, Potchefstroom Campus
  Executive Dean: Faculty of Theology
  Greek, New Testament Studies, Hermeneutics
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  Dr Elma Cornelius

  +27 16 910 3594
  Building 11B, Office G05, Vanderbijlpark Campus
  DPhil in Religious Studies
  Senior Lecturer; Programme leader: BA Pastoral Psychology
  Rhetorical Criticism (NT), Spiritual Intelligence, Ancient Texts as Loci of Power Abuse

  Mrs Tienie Buys

  +27 18 299 1845
  Building K23, Office G11, Potchefstroom Campus
  Higher Degrees Assistant

  Dr Lerato Mokoena

  +27 18 389 2430
  Theology Building A2, Office G10, Mahikeng Campus
  PhD in Old Testament
  Senior Lecturer
  Deuteronomistic History, Feminist Biblical Interpretation, Philosophy and Religion, Wisdom Literature (Ecclesiastes)
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  Dr Godwin Mushayabasa

  +27 18 299 1609
  Building K23, Office 106, Potchefstroom Campus
  PhD in Semitic Languages
  Biblical Hebrew Linguistics, Peshitta (Ezekiel, Old Syriac Gospels), Cognitive Linguistics and Frame Semantics, Textual Criticism
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  Prof Nicholas Allen

  +27 18 299 1967
  Building K23, Office 208, Potchefstroom Campus
  Research Professor
  Sindonology, History of Judaism, Art History, Deuterocanonical Literature, Josephus
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  Prof Jaco Gericke

  +27 16 910 3399
  Building 11B, Office G01, Vanderbijlpark Campus
  Rating: NRF-C2
  Associate Professor
  Philosophy of religion/philosophical theology in the history of HB/OT interpretation, New developments in philosophical-theological/religious approaches to the HB/OT, Reception of the HB/OT in the history of philosophical theology/philosophy of religion
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