Cameron B. R. Howard
Assistant Professor of Old Testament

Cameron B. R. Howard joined Luther Seminary as assistant professor of Old Testament in July 2012. She previously held visiting appointments at the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta (2011-12) and at the School of Theology at Sewanee, the University of the South (2010-11). She has also served as an adjunct faculty member at Emory University’s Candler School of Theology and at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Ga.

Howard received the Bachelor of Arts degree cum laude with honors in religion from Davidson College, where she was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa honor society. She holds the Master of Theological Studies degree from Candler School of Theology and the Master of Theology degree from Columbia Theological Seminary. She received her Ph.D. from Emory University in 2010. Howard is a member of the Society of Biblical Literature.

In addition to presenting numerous papers at regional and national meetings of the Society of Biblical Literature, Howard has published commentaries in the 20th-anniversary edition of the “Women’s Bible Commentary”(Westminster John Knox, 2012) and the “New Interpreter’s One-Volume Commentary” (Abingdon, 2010). She is also a contributor to the 2014 and 2015 editions of “The Abingdon Creative Preaching Annual.”Her essays have appeared in the journal Word & World and the book “Exploring Ecological Hermeneutics”(Society of Biblical Literature, 2008). She is a contributor to WorkingPreacher.org and EntertheBible.org, where she co-hosts the podcast series “Everything You Wanted to Know About the Bible (But Were Afraid to Ask).”

Howard is an active member of a local congregation of the Presbyterian Church (USA).