Faculty & Staff News: December 2022

William Ragsdale Cannon Distinguished Professor of New Testament Musa W. Dubewill serve as president of the Society of Biblical Literature for the 2023-2024 term, which will include presiding over SBL’s international meeting in Pretoria, South Africa. Dube is the first Black woman and African person to hold the post in the society’s 143-year history.

Dube also spoke as a member of the faith leader panel at the Dec. 1 event Mind, Body, and Soul: A Faith and HIV Summit on Emory’s campus.

Dean’s Professor of Theology and Ethics Walter Earl Fluker was quoted in an Atlanta Journal-Constitution article on the efforts of faith leaders to get out the vote in advance of the Georgia Senate runoff election.

Dean's Professor of Systematic Theology Kwok Pui Lan was featured in the Wabash Center’s blog series on Embodied Teaching, highlighting her innovative methods of online teaching. Read more.

Charles Howard Candler Professor of Pastoral Theology and Spiritual Care Emmanuel Y. Lartey’s recent co-edited volume Postcolonial Practices of Care: A Project of Togetherness during COVID-19 and Racial Violence(Pickwick Publications) was featured in The Christian Century’s fall books issue as a new title in practical theology.