Hebrew scripture, Luke-Acts, current models of Q, the literary worlds of Greco-Roman and Second Temple Judaism in its various forms of expression in Palestine and the Diaspora, Second Temple Jewish creation cosmologies, Jewish wisdom literature
Hebrew Bible, Deuterocanon, Early Christian Origins, New Testament and NT Apocrypha
Ph.D., University of Chicago Divinity School, 2003
M.T.S., Harvard Divinity School, 1992
B.A., University of California, 1986
She currently serves as editor of Early Christianity, a new journal of the publisher, Mohr Siebeck.
She also serves on the Steering Committee of the Society of Biblical Literature’s new consultation, Corpus Hellenisticum Novi Testamenti, and she is an active member of the Society of Biblical Literature, Catholic Biblical Association, North American Patristics Society, and Association of Chicago Theological Schools.
She has served as President-elect of the Chicago Society of Biblical Research.
“Hebrews as Pseudepigraphon: The History and Significance of the Pauline Attribution of Hebrews” (WUNT: Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2009)
“Baptist Traditions and Q” (WUNT; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2005)
“Luke-Acts and the Rhetoric of History,” (WUNT 2.175; Tübingen: Mohr-Siebeck, 2004).
“Pseudepigraphie und Verfasserfiktion in frühchristlichen Briefen” / “Pseudepigraphy and Author Fiction in Early Christian Letters” Hg. v. M. Janssen / J. Herzer / J. Frey / Clare K. Rothschild. WUNT; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2009.
“Die Apostelgeschichte im Kontext antiker und frühchristlicher Historiographie” / “Acts in the Context of Ancient and Early Christian Historiography” Hg. v. J. Frey / Clare K. Rothschild / J. Schröter (unter Mitarb. von B. Rost). BZNW; Berlin – New York: De Gruyter, 2009.
“The Historical-Critical Method and Lk 20:45—21:4,” in Methods for Luke, ed. Joel B. Green, Cambridge University Press, 2010