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Religious studies educator

William Rodgers Telford, religious studies educator. Fellow, Union Theological Seminary, New York City, 1971-1972, St. Deiniol's Library., Hawarden, Wales, since 2001; Faulds fellow, University Glasgow, 1972-1975. Member committee Northumbrian Cambridge Association, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1993—2000; Member of Senior Common Room, Society Biblical Literature, Society New Testament Studies (assistant secretary 1993-1995, general secretary since 1996).

Background

Telford, William Rodgers was born on October 15, 1946 in Glasgow, Scotland. Son of William Telford and Marion Paton.

Education

Master of Arts, Glasgow University, 1968. Bachelor's Degree, Glasgow University, 1971. Master of Sacred Theology, Union Theological Seminary, 1972.

Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge University, England, 1977.

Career

Research fellow, tutor biblical studies Mansfield College, Oxford, England, 1977—1979. Lecturer department religious studies University Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, 1979—1999, senior lecturer, since 1999. Senior lecturer department theology and religion University Durham, England, since 2004.

Member committee British New Testament Society, 1981—1991, secretary, 1984—1985.

Works

Membership

Member committee Northumbrian Cambridge Association, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1993—2000. Member of Senior Common Room, Society Biblical Literature, Society New Testament Studies (assistant secretary 1993-1995, general secretary since 1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, cinema, walking, reading, swimming.

Connections

Married Andrena Elisabeth Sandford, July 4, 1970.

father:
William Telford

mother:
Marion Paton

spouse:
Andrena Elisabeth Sandford