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dr. jay a. sklar curriculum vitae - Covenant Theological Seminary

DR. JAY A. SKLAR

CURRICULUM VITAE

www.covenantseminary.edu

12330 Conway Road St. Louis, MO 63141

314.434.4044 · 1.800.264.8064


Dr. Jay A. Sklar

Associate Professor of Old Testament

Interim Dean of Faculty

CONTACT

To reach me, please call or e-mail Gerry Reimer, our Faculty Secretary,

at 314.434.4044, ext. 4201, or gerry.reimer@covenantseminary.edu

FACULTY MEMBER SINCE

2001

SELECT COURSES TAUGHT

Hebrew in Exegesis

Pentateuch

Historical Books

Covenant Theology

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

BA (philosophy)

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton, MA

MDiv

University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, UK

PhD (Old Testament Studies)

MINISTRY EXPERIENCE

Men’s Leadership Breakfast (teacher for St. Louis-area men’s Bible study at Covenant Seminary,

2003–07)

Frequent speaker at churches, church conferences, RUF conferences/retreats

Home group leader and adult Sunday school teacher for local church

Wrote and led a series of devotionals on marriage for Two Becoming One (a marriage ministry)


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton, MA

New Testament Teaching Assistant (1994–95)

Old Testament Teaching Assistant (1995–96)

Whitefield Institute, Oxford, UK

Greek Instructor (spring 1998)

University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, UK

Religious Studies Lecturer (fall 1998)

Covenant Theological Seminary, St. Louis, MO

Associate Professor of Old Testament (2001–present)

Associate Dean of Academics (2008– )

Interim Dean of Faculty (2012– )

PRESBYTERY AND DENOMINATIONAL SERVICE

Ordained as a teaching elder, Presbyterian Church in America (Missouri Presbytery)

FACULTY SERVICE

Dr. Sklar became associate dean of academics at Covenant Theological Seminary in 2008. He

has served on several faculty committees since he joined the Seminary faculty in 2001.

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES AND MEMBERSHIPS

Evangelical Theological Society

Society of Biblical Literature

BOOKS

ESV Study Bible. Partial contributor and editor of Leviticus notes. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2008;

forthcoming.

Sin, Impurity, Sacrifice, Atonement: The Priestly Conceptions. Sheffield, England: Sheffield

Academic Press, 2005.

ARTICLES

“‘The Lord is Against Me!’: A Sermon on the Book of Ruth,” in All for Jesus: A Celebration of the

50th Anniversary of Covenant Theological Seminary, eds. Robert A. Peterson and Sean Michael

Lucas, Fearn, Ross-shire, Great Britain: Christian Focus, 2006.

“Sin and Impurity: Atoned or Purified? Yes!” in Perspectives on Purity and Purification in the

Bible. eds. Baruch J. Schwartz, David P. Wright, Jeffrey Stackert, and Naphtali S. Meshel. London;

New York: T&T Clark International, 2008.


DICTIONARY ARTICLES

“Sacrifice,” in Dizionario di teologia evangelica. Italy: Alfa and Omega, 2006.

NOTES

Exegetical note on Lev 17:11 in: Basics of Biblical Hebrew, eds. Gary D. Pratico and Miles V. Van

Pelt, Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2001.

REVIEWS

Several book reviews in various academic journals.

PRESENTATIONS

Multiple presentations in various settings.

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