Faculty Appointments & Promotions

Faculty Appointments & Promotions

Dr. Daniel R. Driver, Associate Dean of the University College

Dr. DriverDr. Driver, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at the University College, has been appointed to the position of Associate Dean of the University College. Dr. Driver has been teaching at Tyndale since the Fall of 2008 and his areas of specialization are late 20th Century Old Testament and biblical theology, the book of Psalms, canonical approaches to Christian scripture, biblical reception history, and death and dying in the Old Testament.

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Dr. Barbara Leung Lai
Professor of Old Testament
Director, Pastoral and Chinese Ministry Program

Dr. Leung LaiDr. Leung Lai has been promoted to the position of Professor of Old Testament from her previous position as Associate Professor of Old Testament. Dr. Leung Lai has taught at Tyndale since 1997 and she specializes in the fields of wisdom literature, apocalyptic literature, psychological hermeneutic of biblical themes and texts, social sciences and the interpretation of the Hebrew Bible, biblical interpretation in postmodern times, text and reading, gender-culture studies, and the development of appropriation/relevance theories.