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Ph.D., 1999, Claremont Graduate University; M.A., 1998, Claremont Graduate University; M.A., 1993, Creighton University; B.A., 1990, Santa Clara University

David Reis specializes in the study of the social and cultural dimensions of the ancient Mediterranean world, particularly the history of early Christianity. Professor Reis’s research has been published in a variety of journals, including Studia Patristica, the Journal of Early Christian Studies, The Bible and Critical Theory, and Studies in Religion/Sciences Religieuses.  He has also contributed to Harvard University’s Pluralism Project and was a Research Fellow with both the Institute of Antiquity and Christianity’s “Mimesis in Ancient Jewish and Christian Literature” project and the Committee for the Scientific Examination of Religion.