Honorary Member: Dr. Norman C. Habel


Dr. Norman C. Habel

Professor Emeritus, Flinders University of South Australia

Dr Habel, an Australian by birth, was Associate Professor at the Concordia Seminary, St Louis MO (1960-73),  and Principal of the Kodaikanal International School, South India, from 1984-87. He returned to South Australia in 1988 to a chair at Flinders University and has been Professor Emeritus since 1998. From 2000-2011 he edited and contributed to the five volume Earth Bible and its sequel, the Earth Bible Commentary Series (2011). He was Convener of the SBL Section on Ecological Hermeneutics 2007-12.

Email: nhabel32@gmail.com

Website: http://normanhabel.com/


Select Publications

Habel, N.C.,  The Book of Job (Old Testament Library Series; London: SCM Press, 1985)

Habel, N.C. (ed.),  Exploring Ecological Hermeneutics (SBL Symposium Series; Atlanta: SBL Press, 2008)

Habel, N.C., The Birth, the Curse and the Greening of Earth (The Earth Bible Commentary Series;  Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2011)

Habel, N.C., The Season of Creation: A Preaching Commentary (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2011)