As an active member of many societies and an intellectual, Dr. Tucker is constantly reviewing his peers’ books and publishing works. His recent books have all centered around his main passion, social identity and Christ. His writings are often published in a variety of journals, including The Journal of Beliefs and Values, The Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, Religious Studies Review, The Journal of Theological Studies, Canadian Theological Review, and Criswell Theological Review.

In the fall of 2016, Dr. Tucker was on sabbatical from the Seminary and working dutifully on his next book, published in late-2017. In preparation for this time, Dr. Tucker traveled to Italy, Greece and Scotland over the summer of 2016 teaching and writing.

His research languages include: Greek, Hebrew, Ugaritic, German, French, and Latin.

For more information about Dr. Tucker’s upcoming plans or questions about what you have read of his writings, please reach out through the contact page.


Journal Publications

Professional Appointments

  • Co-Chair, Writing Social-Scientific Commentaries of the New Testament, Society of Biblical Literature (2017-current)

  • External Affiliate, St. Mary’s University, Twickenham, London at The Centre for the Social-Scientific Study of the Bible (2017-current)

  • PhD Supervisor, Australian Theological College and Ridley College (2016-current)

  • Honorary Research Fellow, University of Wales, Trinity Saint David (2012-2017)

  • Committee Member, Paul within Judaism, Society of Biblical Literature (2017-current)

  • Committee Member, Pauline Epistles Section, International Society of Biblical Literature (2014-2017)

  • Co-Director, Identity Formation in the New Testament, Institute for Biblical Research (2012-current)

  • Visiting Scholar Symposium, May 4-6, 2018, Messianic Studies Institute, Columbus, Ohio. Invited to return 2019.

  • Editorial Board, Critical Theory and Biblical Studies (2017-current)

  • Editorial Board, New Testament after Supersessionism (2012-current)

  • Editorial Board, Social Identity Commentaries on the New Testament (2014-current)

  • Editorial Board, Canadian-American Theological Review (2013-current)

  • Peer reviewer, Irish Theological Quarterly (2013-current)

  • General Editor, Journal of Biblical Studies ISSN: 1534-3057 (2001-2006)


Doctorate - Ph.D. in New Testament | University of Wales, Lampeter, 2009

Doctorate - Doctor of Ministry in Expository Communication | Michigan Theological Seminary, 2003

Seminary - Master of Divinity | Michigan Theological Seminary, 2001

Seminary - Master of Religion | Liberty University, 1995

University - Bachelor of Science | Lee University, 1990