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Dr Gwynned de Looijer

Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of Anthropology
Research Grants & Contracts Officer in the Research and Innovation Services
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 44727
Fax: +44 (0) 191 33 44634

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Research Interests

  • Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Second Temple Judaism
  • Sectarianism
  • Gender and Religion
  • Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations


Authored book

  • de Looijer, Gwynned (2015). The Qumran Paradigm: A Critical Evaluation of Some Foundational Hypotheses in the Construction of the Qumran Sect. SBL Press.