Director of Studies
The Revd Dr Hector Patmore
Dr. Patmore commenced as Director of Studies in January 2017.
Prior to his appointment, Dr. Patmore has been the Lecturer in Hebrew Bible and Judaism at the University of Cardiff. He has also been Guest Researcher in Ancient Judaism, University of Strasbourg (2013); Researcher and Assistant Lecturer, Protestant Theological University of the Netherlands (2008–2012); Visiting Research Fellow, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2010–2011); and Visiting Scholar, University of Oxford, Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies (2010).
Dr. Patmore has a MTh in Applied Theology from Oxford University and Ripon College, Cuddesdon as well as a BA (Hons), MA and PhD from the University of Durham. He is a leading international Aramaic scholar and among his academic credits is serving as co-editor for The Dead Sea Scrolls Study Edition. Second Revised Edition (Leiden: Brill, in press).
As Director of Studies, Dr. Patmore will be responsible for the development and delivery of the College’s programs, including our online learning resources. He will contribute to the development of strong links with seminaries and universities around the world, and especially in the UK. Hector will also continue his research in Aramaic Jewish texts, as well as the use of the Old Testament in early Jewish demonologies.