Cory Crawford

crawford-180x200 Assistant Professor
213D Ellis Hall
Tel. (740) 593-4699
Ohio University faculty member since 2010


Harvard University, Ph.D., Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, 2009.


  • Hebrew Bible
  • Ancient Near Eastern Iconography
  • Ancient Near Eastern Archaeology
  • Religion and Material Culture
  • Ritual

Courses Taught


“Between Shadow and Substance: The Historical Relationship of Tabernacle and Temple in Light of Architecture and Iconography.” Pages 117-33 in Levites and Priests in Biblical History and Tradition. Ancient Israel and Its Literature 9. Edited by Mark Leuchter and Jeremy Hutton. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2011. [Link to PDF]

Review of Mark George, Israel’s Tabernacle as Social Space. Journal of Religion 91 (2011): 545-46. [Link to PDF]

“On the Exegetical Function of the Abraham/Ravens Tradition in Jubilees 11,” Harvard Theological Review 97 (2004): 91-97.  [Link to PDF]