Richard Bacukham

Professor of New Testament Studies, The University of St. Andrews


Richard Bauckham is an eminent biblical scholar who specializes in the field of New Testament. Educated at Cambridge University, Dr. Bauckham’s work has spanned the entire New Testament, from Matthew to Revelation. His 2006 book, Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony, has been hailed as a groundbreaking work in the study of gospel origins, and won Christianity Today’s award, “Best Book in Biblical Studies” in 2007. Until 2007, Dr. Bauckham was Professor of New Testament Studies at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.

For more from Richard Bauckham, check out this interview about his recent book, The Bible in Politics.