Sidnie White Crawford

Adjunct Professor

Sidnie White Crawford
Affiliate Faculty

Sidnie White Crawford is Willa Cather Professor of Hebrew Bible and Second Temple Judaism emerita at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She is an internationally recognized scholar in the areas of the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Textual Criticism of the Hebrew Bible. Her latest book is Scribes and Scrolls at Qumran (Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2019), the winner of the Frank Moore Cross Award from the American Schools of Oriental Research. She has recently edited, with Cecilia Wassen, Apocalyptic Thinking in Early Judaism, (Brill, 2018). She is a general editor (Hebrew Bible, Deuterocanon) for the 30-year review of the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible being undertaken by the National Council of Churches, as well as the Society of Biblical Literature series The Hebrew Bible: A Critical Edition, for which she also serves as the book editor for Deuteronomy. Sidnie currently is a member of the Society of Biblical Literature Council, is Chair of the Old Testament Editorial Board for Hermeneia: A Commentary Series (Fortress Press), and is Board Chair Emerita of the W. F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research in Jerusalem. She lives in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania with her husband Dan and her cat Mollie.

Curriculum Vitae

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