CV

David M. Dalwood

On this page, you will find my current CV, with a .pdf version at the bottom. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at david.dalwood@yale.edu.


Education

M.A.R. Yale Divinity School, New Haven, CT                                                              2017-2019

  • Concentration: Theology

 B.A. (Summa Cum Laude) Ambrose University, Calgary, AB                                     2014-2017

  • Major: Christian Studies
    • Concentration: Biblical Literature and Interpretation
  • Minor: Biblical Languages
  • GPA: 4.0
  • Dean’s List: Winter 2015 – Winter 2017
  • Honors Society: Phi Delta Lambda

Additional Post-Secondary Courses

Athabasca University, Athabasca, BC                                        Fall 2016

University of Victoria, Victoria, BC                                       Spring 2016

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC                     Spring 2016

University of Calgary, Calgary, AB                                             Fall 2014

Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

“Solomon, God, and Sharon Rose Walk into a Song: Dialoguing Polysemy in the Song of Songs.” Journal of Hebrew Scriptures (forthcoming).

“A Text of Songs? Some Observations Regarding Cohesion and Texture in the Song of Songs.” Journal of Northwest Semitic Languages 43.1 (2017).

Book Reviews

(With Beth M. Stovell) Review of The Relative Clause in Biblical Hebrew, by Robert D. Holmstedt. Journal of Hebrew Scriptures (forthcoming).

Conference Presentations

“Blended Space and Prophetic Discourse in Luke 19:41-44: An Examination of the Relationship between Form Criticism and Conceptual Blending Theory.” Paper accepted for presentation at the Cognitive Linguistics in Biblical Interpretation unit of the Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. Boston, MA, 18-21 November 2017.

“Lady Wisdom and the Threshing Floor: Reading Between the Sheets in Ruth 3:1-6.” Paper presented at the Hebrew Bible unit of the Annual Meeting of the Pacific Northwest Region of the Society of Biblical Literature. Calgary, AB, 6 May 2017.

“The Semantics of Greek Nominal Hendiadys and Appositional Conjunction with Special Reference to the Rhetoric of Hebrews 2:2.” Paper presented at the New Testament and the World of Early Christianity unit of the Annual Meeting of the Pacific Northwest Region of the Society of Biblical Literature. Calgary, AB, 5 May 2017.

“Eating from the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil: Exorcisms of Scripture and the Bible as Evil Text.” Paper presented at the Ambrose Research Conference. Calgary, AB, 29 March 2017.

“Null Quantification and Null Determination in the Wisdom of Solomon, 4 Maccabees, and James: A Qualitative Analysis.” Paper presented at the Ambrose Research Conference. Calgary, AB, 29 March 2017.

“Information Structure Beyond Word Order: A Taxonomic Model with Application to Exodus 3:1-4:17.” Paper presented at the Linguistics and Biblical Hebrew/National Association of Professors of Hebrew program unit of the Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. San Antonio, TX, 21 November 2016.

“A Text of Songs? Some Observations Regarding Cohesion and Texture in the Song of Songs.” Paper presented at the Hebrew Bible session of the University of Lethbridge Research in Religious Studies Conference. Lethbridge, AB, 7-8 May 2016.

“The Servant, the Christ, and the Reverberating Exodus: Reading the Suffering Servant within the Biblical Portrait of the Liberating God.” Paper accepted for presentation at the Ambrose Research Conference. Calgary, AB, April 4, 2016.

“The King and the Messenger: Reading Daniel 9:20-23 as a Commentary on Power.” Paper presented at the Ambrose Research Conference. Calgary, AB, March 30, 2015.

Invited Presentations

“Information Structure Beyond Word Order: A Taxonomic Model with Application to Exodus 3:1-4:17.” Paper presented by invitation to the Ambrose University Faculty at “Table Talk.” Calgary, AB, 19 September 2016.

Professional Experience

Guest Lecturer, BL 521 (Language of the New Testament). Rod Remin, Associate Professor of Biblical Languages, Ambrose University, Calgary, AB, 24 November 2016.

Tutor, HEB 200 (Biblical Hebrew 1). Supervising Instructor: Colin Toffelmire, Assistant Professor of Old Testament. Ambrose University, Calgary, AB, Fall 2016.

Academic Awards & Honours

Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) (Declined), 2017

  • “The CGS M Program provides financial support to high-calibre scholars who are engaged in eligible master’s or, in some cases, doctoral programs in Canada.”

Peter and Sharon Ralph Scholarship (Declined), 2017

  • Ambrose University monetary award in recognition of academic achievement and commitment to the Christian and Missionary Alliance in Canada.

Society of Biblical Literature/American Academy of Religion Pacific Northwest Region Undergraduate Student Paper Competition, 2016

  • Awarded first place for the essay “Cognitive Schemata and Paul’s Clothing Metaphor in Colossians 3:9b-10.”

Husky Energy Dependent Scholarship, 2016

  • Monetary award in recognition of university performance and intent to continue postsecondary studies.

Vital Link Missions Foundation Scholarship, 2016

  • Monetary award from the Vital Link Missions Foundation to a student at Ambrose University who shows high academic ability and ministry potential.

Jason Lang Scholarship, 2015

  • Monetary award “To reward the outstanding academic achievements of Alberta post-secondary students continuing full-time in undergraduate programs.”

Husky Energy Dependent Scholarship, 2015

  • Monetary award in recognition of university performance and intent to continue postsecondary studies.

Vital Link Missions Foundation Scholarship, 2015

  • Awarded by the Vital Link Missions Foundation to a student at Ambrose University who shows high academic ability and ministry potential.

Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction, 2014

  • Awarded for academic excellence and breadth in completing 30 university credits while in high school.

National Advanced Placement Scholar (Canada), 2014

  • Received this award in recognition of having completed 30 university credits while enrolled in high school.

Alexander Rutherford Scholarship, 2014

  • Awarded highest level of this scholarship by Alberta Education in recognition of high school academic performance.

Husky Energy Dependent Scholarship, 2014

  • Monetary award in recognition of academic performance and intent to pursue postsecondary studies.

Professional Associations

Linguistic Society of America, 2016 – Present

Society of Biblical Literature, 2015 – Present

Language Reading Proficiencies

Biblical Hebrew: Five Semesters

Koine Greek: Four Semesters

Academic Service

Volunteer Note-taker, PH 202 (Ethics). Ambrose University, Ambrose Accessibility Services, Calgary, AB, Winter 2017.

Volunteer Note-taker, SC 120-1 (Introduction to Astronomy). Ambrose University, Ambrose Accessibility Services, Calgary, AB, Fall 2016.

References

Available upon request.

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