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Eric M. Vanden Eykel

Associate Professor of Religion, Ferrum College

Eric M. Vanden Eykel is Associate Professor of Religion at Ferrum College in Virginia. His area of research is early Christian Apocryphal Literature, with a special focus on texts and traditions about the infancies and childhoods of Jesus and Mary, his mother. He is currently writing a book on the Magi in the Gospel of Matthew.

Experience

  • 2020–present
    Associate Professor of Religion, Ferrum College
  • 2014–2020
    Assistant Professor of Religion, Ferrum College

Education

  • 2014 
    Marquette University, PhD
  • 2009 
    Marquette University, MA
  • 2006 
    Emory University, MDiv
  • 2003 
    Southern Methodist University, BA

Professional Memberships

  • Society of Biblical Literature
  • North American Society for the Study of Christian Apocryphal Literature