Zacharias Shoukry

Doctoral Candidate and Research Assistant in New Testament Studies (Prof. Zimmermann)

Shoukry, Zacharias

New Testament Studies I
Academic Staff Member

Phone: +49 6131 39 36242

Email: zshoukry@uni-mainz.de

Website: https://uni-mainz.academia.edu/ZachariasShoukry

Portrait Shoukry, Zacharias

Biography

  • 1993: born in Carinthia, Austria; married.
  • 2012: Abitur in Frankfurt on the Main
  • 2012 – 2019: Study of Protestant Theology in Marburg
    • 2013 – 2019: Student Assistant as Greek Tutor
    • 2017 – 2019: Scholarship holder of the "Deutschlandstipendium"
  • 2019 – present: Doctoral candidate and research assistant at Mainz University, Department 01, Protestant Faculty, New Testament. First Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ruben Zimmermann. Second Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Esther Kobel

Main research interests: Dissertation project

  • Gospel of John
  • Theology of Creation in Early Judaism and Early Christianity
  • DFG-project "Creation in the Gospel of John" (https://gepris.dfg.de/): "Creation in the Gospel of John. Sources of Johannine Creation Motifs"

Other Research interests

  • Ethics in the New Testament
  • Ethics in the Johannine Letters
  • Second John

Publications (selected)

Shoukry, Z. (2022). Schöpfung (NT). WiBiLex, forthcoming.
Shoukry, Z. (2021). Creation Motifs in John 9. Biblica, 102, 573-584. DOI Author/Publisher URL
Shoukry, Z. (2021). Review of Die Apokryphen Evangelien. Jesusüberlieferungen außerhalb der Bibel, by Jens Schröter (English). RBL. Author/Publisher URL
Shoukry, Z. (2021). Review of Die Apokryphen Evangelien. Jesusüberlieferungen außerhalb der Bibel, von Jens Schröter. ThLZ, 146, 159-160. Author/Publisher URL
Shoukry, Z., and Zimmermann, R. (2021). Creatio Continua in the Fourth Gospel: Motifs of Creation in John 5–6. In J. Frey and C. R. Koester (eds.), Signs and Discourses in John 5 and 6 (pp. 87-116). Tübingen:Mohr Siebeck. Author/Publisher URL

Memberships

  • Society of Biblical Literature (SBL)
  • European Association of Biblical Studies (EABS)
  • British New Testament Society (BNTS)
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft neutestamentlicher Assistenten und Assistentinnen (AG-Ass)
  • Guest membership in the Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Assistentinnen und Assitenten an bibelwissenschaftlichen Instituten in Österreich (ArgeAss)