Linda S. Schearing, Ph.D.

Professor of Religious Studies

Dr. Linda S. Schearing is Professor of Hebrew Bible at Gonzaga University, where she has taught since 1993. She has co-authored three books and authored multiple articles, book chapters and reviews. She has served as a consultant for various presses...

Contact Information

AD Box 57

  • Humanities Building, Room 306
  • Fall 2018
    Monday: 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Wednesday: 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Friday: 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • 509-313-6797

Education & Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D., Old Testament, Emory University

M.Div., with honors, Candler School of Theology

M.A.T., History/Education, Rollins College

B.A., History/Education, Southeastern College

Courses Taught

RELI 110: The Hebrew Bible

RELI 111: Feminist Interpretation of Hebrew Bible

RELI 124: Gospels: Life and Teaching of Jesus

RELI 193: FYS Science Fiction and Personhood

RELI 200: Religion and Human Experience

RELI 510: Hebrew Bible/Old Testament


Dr. Linda S. Schearing is Professor of Hebrew Bible at Gonzaga University, where she has taught since 1993. She has co-authored three books and authored multiple articles, book chapters and reviews. She has served as a consultant for various presses as well as a speaker in both local and national venues. Her research interests are Hebrew Scriptures, Biblical Interpretation, Bible and Popular Cultures, and Gender Studies.
  • Bible and American Popular Culture
  • Deuteronomistic History
  • Ethics and the Bible
  • Genesis
  • History of Biblical Interpretation
  • Women and the Bible