Durham University

Department of Theology and Religion


Dr Jan Dochhorn

Associate Professor of New Testament in the Department of Theology and Religion
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 41658
Room number: Dun Cow Cottage 103

Contact Dr Jan Dochhorn (email at jan.dochhorn@durham.ac.uk)


  • £300 Faculty Research Funding for Editorial Work on Paris Manuscripts

External Supervision

Lasse Løvlund Toft (Aarhus Universitetet; Denmark - Second Supervisor)


For a comprehensive list of publications of Dr. Jan Dochhorn, dr. theol. see here.

International Collaboration

  • Main editor of the New Series Parabiblica (Mohr Siebeck)

Research Interests

  • Falasha Studies
  • Parabiblica / Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha of the Old and the New Testament
  • Studies in Oriental Christianity
  • The Book of Revelation
  • The Devil in Early Judaism and Christianity
  • The Letter to the Romans


Authored book

Edited book

Chapter in book

Conference Paper

Teaching Areas

  • The First Book of Enoch in Greek (Reading Group, open for everyone) (2018/19)
  • Colossians (Reading group)
  • Reading Greek Sources about the Historical Jesus
  • Syriac
  • The Historical Jesus
  • The Old Testament Pseudepigrapha and the New Testament