John Adney EMERTON

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1928-06-05
Education Minchenden GS Southgate, Corpus Christi Coll Oxford, Wycliffe Hall Oxford (BA, MA), Univ of Cambridge (MA, BD, DD)
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Style The Rev Prof John Emerton
Career ordained: deacon 1952, priest 1953; curate Birmingham Cathedral 1952-53, asst lectr in theology Univ of Birmingham 1952-53, lectr in Hebrew and Aramaic Univ of Durham 1953-55, lectr in divinity Univ of Cambridge 1955-62, visiting prof of Old Testament and Near Eastern studies Trinity Coll Toronto 1960, reader in Semitic philology Univ of Oxford 1962-68, fell St Peter's Coll Oxford 1962-68, regius prof of Hebrew Univ of Cambridge 1968-95 (emeritus prof 1995-), fell St John's Coll Cambridge 1970-; visiting fell Inst for Advanced Studies Hebrew Univ of Jerusalem 1983, visiting prof of Old Testament United Theol Coll Bangalore 1986, corresponding memb Göttingen Akademie der Wissenschaften 1990; ed Vetus Testamentum 1976-97; pres: Soc for Old Testament Study 1979 (memb 1952-), Int Orgn for the Study of the Old Testament 1992-95 (sec 1971-89); hon canon St George's Cathedral Jerusalem 1984-; Hon DD Univ of Edinburgh 1977, Burkitt medal for Biblical Studies British Acad 1991; FBA 1979
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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