Dr Marjo C.A. Korpel

Associate Professor Old Testament
Amsterdam, Groningen
Old Testament / Judaism

Curriculum vitae


  • 1986-1990: PhD student (PhD at John Calvin Academy, Kampen: 21 September 1990)
  • 1985-1986: Research Assistent Semitica
  • 1983-1985: MA Theology at the Theological School of the Reformed Churches at Kampen (Major: Old Testament; Minor 1: Ugaritic; Minor 2: Homiletics)
  • 1978-1983: BA Theology at the Theological School of the Reformed Churches at Kampen

Other educational courses

  • 2009-2010: Multidisciplinary Course in Educational Management at the Center of Excellence in University Teaching (year course)
  • 2007: course in Press and publicity
  • 2004-2005: Course Teaching in English
  • 2002-2003: Course Academic Leadership (multidisciplinary seminar).
  • 2001-2002: Course English Writing for Publication


  • 2013-present: Associate Professor in Old Testament and Semitics, PThU
  • 2012-2014 Associate Professor in Old Testament, Fac. of Religious Studies and Theology, Utrecht University (from 2013 on: Faculty of Philosophy and Religious Studies)
  • 2005-present: research fellow at the department of Ancient Languages, Faculty of Humanities at the university of Pretoria
  • 1992-2004: Assistent Professor in Old Testament, Faculty of Theology, Utrecht University
  • 1992-2001: Postdoc Semitica, Theologische Universiteit Kampen (0.2 fte)
  • 1992-present: Minister with a special task, Protestant Church  Nederland
  • 1990-1993: Minister of the Reformed Church of Koudum (Frisia, The Netherlands, from 21 October 1990 on)
  • 1987-1988: Teacher of Old Testament at the course of Theological Education for church members at Kampen