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Jan Nylund

Doctoral Student

  • Biblical Studies
  • Centre for Theology and Religious Studies

Contact information

E-mail jan.nylundctr.luse

Room LUX:B107

Visiting address
Helgonavägen 3, Lund

Postal address
Box 192, 221 00 Lund

Internal post code 30

B.A., M.A. & Th.M. in New Testament Exegesis, B.A. & M.A in English linguistics and Ancient languages, B.A. in Greek.

Ph.D. student in New Testament with a special focus on NT language. I have been teaching and supvervising since 2009.

In my thesis project I investigate the understanding of tense in NT Greek. Other research interests include Bible translation, prayer, Plato's and Aristotle's philosophy of time and Aristotle's theology (metaphysics).

Stays as visiting researcher: University of Oxford; Institut Protestant de Théologie, Montpellier; Tyndale House, Cambridge; Stellenbosch University, South Africa; The Swedish Institute in Rome; Copenhagen University; Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne; Université de Strasbourg; Sapienza Università di Roma; Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich; Engelsberg World Heritage (The Engelsberg Scholars-in-Residence programme); University of Oslo.

Research

My profile in Lund University research portal

Articles (1)

Book chapters (2)

Encyclopaedia entries (6)

Conference contributions (6)

Reviews (9)

Articles in specialist publications and popular press (1)

Newspaper articles (9)

Miscellaneous (3)

Other tasks and qualifications

Administrative assignments

President of Lund Doctoral Student Union, 2014-2015
International Netwok Co-ordinator of Society of Biblical Literature's Student Advisory Board, 2013-
Member in the University Collegium (vice-chancellor election), 2014
Member of the nomination committee of the Humanistic and Theological Doctoral Student Council, 2014
Member in the board of Lund Doctoral Student Union, 2013-2014
Board member in the communications group of Lund Doctoral Student Union, 2013-2014
Chairman of the Humanistic and Theological Doctoral Student Council, 2013-2014
Ph.D. student representative in the Board for third cycle studies, the humanistic and theological faculties, 2012-2014

Teaching qualifications

Teacher's Training:

Teaching Colloquy, 2010
Learning and Teaching in Higher Education: An Introduction, 2012
Screencasting, 2013
Connect, step 1 & 2, 2013
To supervise papers, 2014
Learning and teaching in higher education, continuation, 2015 autumn

Teaching Experience:

1998-2004
English teacher

2007, autumn term
Exegesis, Luke, level: undergraduate and graduate (Hamilton, Canada)

2009, spring term
Supervision of three B.A. theses (Hamilton, Canada)

2010, spring term
Supervision of four B.A. theses (Hamilton, Canada)

2010, autumn term
Jesus and the Gospels, level: undergraduate (Uppsala)

2011, autumn term
Supervision of B.A. thesis (Uppsala)

2012, spring term
Greek Exegesis II, Mark & John, level: undergraduate and graduate level (Uppsala)
Jesus and the Gospels, level: undergraduate (Uppsala)

2012, autumn term
Jesus and the Gospels, level: undergraduate and graduate level (Brno)

2013, spring term
Luke & Acts, level: undergraduate (Uppsala)
Supervision of B.A. thesis (Uppsala)

2014, spring term
Supervision of B.A. thesis (Uppsala)
Jesus and the Gospels, indep study, level: undergraduate (Uppsala)

2015, autumn term
BIVB21/D21 Bible Science, level: undergraduate (Lund)

2016, spring term
BIVB23/D23 Bible Science: continuation course 1, level: undergraduate (Lund)

2019, autumn term
Jesus and the gospels, level: undergraduate (Uppsala)

2020, spring term
Jesus and the gospels, level: undergraduate (Uppsala)

2020, autumn term
Jesus and the gospels, level: undergraduate (Uppsala)

2021, spring term
Jesus and the gospels, level: undergraduate (Uppsala)

2022, spring term
Jesus and the gospels, level: undergraduate (Uppsala)

Honours and scholarships

Summa cum laude for B.A. in Theology, 2001
Full one-year scholarship, Sweden-America Foundation/ Borgrättsfonderna, handed over by Her Majesty the Crown Princess Victoria, 2009
About 60 scholarships from various foundations and organizations

Professional Memberships

Society of Biblical Literature, 2007-
Svenska Exegetiska Sällskapet, 2010-
International Systemic Functional Linguistics
Association, 2012-
Nordic Society for Systemic Functional
Linguistics, 2012-
Tyndale Fellowship, Cambridge 2014-

Philosophy of Time Society, 2020–

Research Stays

2022 July-August, University of Oslo

2022 April-May, Engelsberg World Heritage (The Engelsberg Scholars-in-Residence programme)

2021 March–April, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Evangelisch-Theologische Fakultät / Munich School of Ancient Philosophy, Munich

2020 February–July: Sapienza Università di Roma (partly on distance due to the pandemic)

2020 January: Université de Strasbourg

2019 June–August: Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne, Gramata Centre, Paris

2018 October–2019 May: Copenhagen University, Saxo Institute, Center for the Aristotelian Tradition

2018 August–September: Tyndale House, Cambridge (affiliated to the University of Cambridge)

2018 June–July: The Swedish Institute in Rome / The Vatican library, Rome

2018 January–February: Tyndale House, Cambridge (affiliated to the University of Cambridge)

2017 October–December: Stellenbosch University, Ancient Studies Department, South Africa

2016 August–2017 August: Tyndale House, Cambridge (affiliated to the University of Cambridge)

2016 July: Institut Protestant de Théologie, Montpellier, France

2010 August–December: University of Oxford, Wycliffe Hall, Oxford

Languages

English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German, French (B2), Italian, Classical Greek, Koine Greek, Ancient Hebrew, Aramaic, Latin

Other qualifications

Research and teaching assistant of prof. Stanley E. Porter, McMaster Divinity College, Canada, 2007-2008.
Research and teaching assistant of ass. prof. Anders Gerdmar, Uppsala University, 2001, 2009.

Jan Nylund

Doctoral Student

  • Biblical Studies
  • Centre for Theology and Religious Studies

Contact information

E-mail jan.nylundctr.luse

Room LUX:B107

Visiting address
Helgonavägen 3, Lund

Postal address
Box 192, 221 00 Lund

Internal post code 30

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