Allen Dwight Callahan

Co-Producer / Researcher


Allen Dwight Callahan is an independent scholar and conference speaker. He has taught biblical languages and literatures at the Harvard Divinity School, and has served as Associate Chaplain at Brown University and as Theologian in Residence at Metropolitan Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. He is the author of three books and many scholarly articles, and has appeared as an expert commentator in documentaries aired on PBS, the History Channel, and the Discovery Channel. 


  • 1992 Ph.D., Harvard University (Study of Religion)
  • 1992 MA, Harvard University (Study of Religion
  • 1982 BA, Princeton University (Religion)


  • 2016-Present - Freelance editorial consultant
  • 2014-2017 - Translator, Rodrigo Román's Canto Exacto al Espíritu Santo
  • 2014 - Translator, Sleeping Giant Productions
  • 2012-2013 - Translator, Friends of the MST (Landless People's Movement)
  • 2010-2012 - Visiting Professor of New Testament, Eden Theological Seminary
  • 2008-2009 - Professor of New Testament, Seminário Teológico Batista do Nordeste
  • 2005-2007 - Associate Chaplain, Brown University
  • 2005 - Visiting Professor of Religious Studies, University of Massachusetts, Boston
  • 2004 - Visiting Professor of of Homiletics, Harvard Divinity School
  • 2001-2003 - Professor of New Testament, Macalester College
  • 1992-2001 - Professor of New Testament, Harvard Divinity School