I am a teacher, a researcher, and a writer. My first book, Paul and the Citizen Body, is forthcoming with the University of Pennsylvania Press. I have published articles in leading journals, including Biblica, Neotestamentica, Journal of Early Christian History, Journal for the Study of the Pseudepigrapha, and Postscripts. Full details can be found on my curriculum vitae.
Essays of mine appear in The Washington Post, America, Bust, Busted Halo, Paste, The Atlantic, and other national media. I have consulted for TED-Ed. References to my research appear in Boston Globe, Huffington Post, and others. I have also served as a director of forums at Marginalia Review of Books.
I have worked with several nonprofits on issues regarding public health, environmental sustainability, education, community, and disaster response. Previous positions have included work at a medical school and a research station. My national service experience includes AmeriCorps VISTA and AmeriCorps. As a Catholic, I have also preached with Presbyterians and Floresta on environmental issues in Oaxaca, Mexico.