Adam Harger, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Theology
  • Director of Graduate Programs, School of Christian Thought
  • Program Coordinator for Christian Leadership (MA)
  • Program Coordinator for Master of Divinity


  • PhD in Old Testament/Hebrew Bible, University of St Andrews
  • MLitt in Scripture and Theology, University of St Andrews
  • MDiv, Parish Pastor Concentration, Anderson University
  • BS, Christian Ministries, Indiana Wesleyan University

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to the Bible
  • Christian Theology and Tradition
  • Hebrew levels I and II
  • Exegesis of Biblical Hebrew Texts

Teaching Focus

Harger’s primary area of work is the Old Testament/Hebrew Bible: theological interpretation of Scripture, methods of biblical study, and biblical languages.

Research Interests

Harger’s research interests include the literature of the Old Testament, particularly biblical narrative, as well as engaging with methods of Old Testament criticism.

Awards and Honors

Professional Distinction in Biblical Hebrew – Anderson University

Previous Academic/Professional Positions

Teaching Fellow in Biblical Studies – University of St. Andrews, Scotland

Additional Information

Member of the Society of Biblical Literature and of the Evangelical Theological Society.