Assistant Professor of New Testamentoffice: 303.357.5896
Assistant Professor of New Testament
Dr. Erin Heim joined the faculty of Denver Seminary in 2015 as assistant professor of New Testament. She is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society, Institute for Biblical Research, Society of Biblical Literature, and Christians for Biblical Equality.
Dr. Heim earned a PhD from the University of Otago, an MA from Denver Seminary, and a BMus from the University of Minnesota. Her soon-to-be-published thesis on the Pauline adoption metaphors was named an exceptional thesis in the division of the humanities at the University of Otago.
Dr. Heim regularly presents academic papers at professional conferences on biblical literature, hermeneutics, and New Testament backgrounds. She speaks and writes on issues surrounding contemporary practices of adoption, and the need for responsible theological dialogue surrounding the adoption of children.