G. Walter Hansen joined the Fuller faculty in 1995 as associate professor of New Testament and director of the Global Research Institute, which provides fellowships for scholars from the Two-Thirds World. At Fuller, Hansen's courses include exegetical studies, Interpretation of the Bible, New Testament Ethics, and Second Temple Judaism. He has had several books and articles published on selected subjects of Pauline scholarship. Most recently Hansen authored The Letter to the Philippians
(2009) in the Pillar New Testament Commentary series and co-authored “Sacra Coversazione
” (2009) with Bruce Herman in the journal Image
. He was pastor of The Chapel in Cleveland, Ohio for eight years and a teacher for six years at Trinity Theological College in Singapore. He serves as a trustee for Westmont College, Santa Barbara Rescue Mission, and Rivendell Stewards’ Trust.
Areas of Expertise, Research, Writing, and Teaching:
Pauline studies, Luke-Acts, New Testament ethics, interpretation of the Bible, visual arts and theology