James H. Charlesworth (A.B., B.D., Ph.D., ET, Litt.D. [hon]) is George L. Collord Professor of New Testament Language and Literature (1984 to the present) and Director of the Dead Sea Scrolls Project at Princeton Theological Seminary (1985 to the present). He has authored or edited over 60 books and 600 articles. He has also been a professor at Duke University (1969-1984), Lady Davis Professor in the Hebrew University in Jerusalem (1988, 2001), Annual Professor in the W. F. Albright Institute in Jerusalem (1998-99), and McCarthy Professor in the Pontificia Università Gregoriana in Rome (2005). He has lectured in over 35 countries. Charlesworth has received numerous honors, including publication awards from the BAS, the Distinguished Achievement Citation from Ohio Wesleyan University, the first Frank Moore Cross Award from the ASOR, the Comenius Medal from Charles University in Prague, and was elected to Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskab (The Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters).