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  RO, Johannes Unsok

   Professor

   Division of Arts and Sciences, College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
■ Academic Background
1. 2005/09~2007/10 Graduate School, Division of Theology, Drew University (Theological School), Madison, NJ, U.S.A., Completed
2. 1998/11~2002/02 〔Doctoral course〕, Graduate School, Division of Theology, Westfälische Wilhelms Universität, Münster, Germany, Completed, Doktor der Theologie
3. 1997/04~1998/10 〔Master degree program〕, Graduate School, Division of Theology, San Francisco Theological Seminary, San Anselmo, CA, U.S.A., Completed, Master of Arts in Theological Studies (M.A.T.S.)
4. 1996/04~1997/03 Faculty of Theology, Westfälische Wilhelms Universität, Münster, Germany, Graduated, Zwischenprüfung (B.A.equiv.)
5. 1993/03~1996/03 Faculty of Theology, Christian Albrechts Universität, Kiel, Germany
■ #Professional Background
1. 2019/04~ Professor, Humanities, International Christian University
2. 2018/04~2019/03 Part Time Lecturer, Aoyama Standard, Aoyama Gakuin University
3. 2017/06~2017/11 Visiting Professor, Faculty of Theology, Christian Albrechts Universität zu Kiel
4. 2016/04~2017/03 Part Time Lecturer, School of Christian Studies, Rikkyo University Graduate School
5. 2014/04~2017/03 Part Time Lecturer, Faculty of Theology, Tokyo Union Theological Seminary
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■ #Present Specialized Fields
Religious studies, History of thought, Philosophy and ethics (Key Word:The Piety of the Poor in the Hebrew Bible,The Pentateuch,Environmental Ethics,Judean Communities in Late Persian Era Palestine,Socio-economic History) 
■ #Books and Articles
1. Book Story and History: The Kings of Israel and Judah in Context   (Collaboration) 2019/06
2. Book Questioning the Historical Backgrounds of Old Testament Formation: The Judean Community Seeking Co-existenceRevised and Enlarged Edition   (Single) 2019/03
3. Book Poverty, Law, and Divine Justice in Persian and Hellenistic Judah   (Single) 2018/04
4. Book Likhi Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception 16 (Single) 2018
5. Book Linen Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception 16 (Single) 2018
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■ #Academic Conference Presentation
1. 2019/08/08 Moving Beyond the Debate between Minimalists and Maximalists (23rd Congress of the International Organization for the Study of the Old Testament)
2. 2018/11/17 Status Inconsistency in the Biblical Laws and the Psalms of the Poor (The SBL Annual Meeting)
3. 2018/07/31 Status Inconsistency of Judean Communities in the Persian and Hellenistic Periods (The SBL International Meeting)
4. 2017/11/18 The Literary Relationship between Deut 14:4-20 and Lev 11:2-23 (The SBL Annual Meeting)
5. 2017/08/10 Deuteronomistic History or Deuteronomistic Histories? (The SBL International Meeting)
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■ #Lectures
1. 2019/11/16 The Spirit of Co-existence in the Pentateuch and Deuteronomistic History (Japan Biblical Theological Seminary in Tokyo)
2. 2019/10/26 The Spirit of Co-existence in the Pentateuch and Deuteronomistic History (Doshisha University in Kyoto)
3. 2012/04/26 Psalms in the Persian - Hellenistic Period and Their Unique Anthropology (Yogyakarta, Indonesia)
■ #Academic Society Memberships
1. 2009/08~ The Japan Society of Christian Studies
2. 2009/05~ The Japanese Society of Old Testament Studies
3. 2019/10~2021/10 ∟ a member of committee
4. 2009/04~ The Korean Society of Old Testament Studies
5. 2009/03~ The Japanese Biblical Institute
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■ #Teaching Experience
1. Old Testament Studies(Fordham University)
■ #Academic Awards
1. 2018/11 The Korean Society of Old Testament Studies Academic Award for a Monograph by the Korean Society of Old Testament Studies
■ #Research Topics, Funded Research, and Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
1.   Biblical Anthropology and Environmental Ethics  (Key Word : )
2.   The Formation History of the Pentateuch  (Key Word : )
3.   The Poor in Prophetic, Psalmic and Qumranic Writings in Post-Exilic Israel  (Key Word : )
4. 2015/04~2020/03  An Empirical and Inter-disciplinary Study of the Historicity and Formation History of the Deuteronomistic Literature  (Key Word : )
5. 2013/09~2015/03  A Comprehensive Study of the Tomb System and Worldviews of Ancient Israel  (Key Word : )
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■ #Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research Researcher Number
70527142