Leslie Virnelson is a fifth year PhD student. Her work focuses on specialized roles for women in the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, specifically midwives, prostitutes, diviners, and weavers. Her areas of interest are gender studies, prophecy, and materiality.
Chip Dobbs-Allsopp (chair)
“To be in a community where I got to hear so many different perspectives—that was profound for me. I’m grateful for the curiosity, for the practice of learning that was cultivated for me at Seminary.”