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religion educator

Mary Ann Tolbert, American religion educator. Research fellow American Council Learned Societies, 1981, Bye fellow Robinson College, Cambridge, England, 1985; senior research grantee American Association Theological Schools, 1991.

Background

Tolbert, Mary Ann was born on June 17, 1947 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Daughter of G. Ray and Mary Manning (Cloe) Tolbert.

Education

Bachelor, Wake Forest University, 1969. Master of Arts, University Virginia, 1971. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1974.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1977.

Career

Assistant professor religion, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1977-1981; assistant professor New Testament,, Vanderbilt University Division School, Nashville, 1981-1983; associate professor, Vanderbilt University Division School, Nashville, 1983-1991; professor New Testament and early Christianity, Vanderbilt University Division School, Nashville, 1991-1994; research associate professor, Vanderbilt University Division School, Nashville, 1985; George Atkinson professor biblical studies, Pacific School Religion, Berkeley, California, since 1994. Consultant editor Journal Biblical Literature, since 1992, Biblical Interpretation, since 1992.

Works

Membership

Member Society Biblical Literature (editor Semeia 1981-1987, county-at-large 1986-1989, commission on status women in the profession since 1991), Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas, National Organization for Women, American Association of University Women.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, birding.

Connections

father:
G. Ray Tolbert

mother:
Mary Manning (Cloe) Tolbert