T. Desmond Alexander is senior lecturer in biblical studies and director of postgraduate studies at Union Theological College in Belfast, Northern Ireland. From 1980 to 1999, he was lecturer in Semitic studies at the Queen's University of Belfast. His main field of research is the Pentateuch, about which he has written extensively in academic journals and books. Alexander also has a special interest in the relationship between the Old and New Testaments and is a boss when it comes to making Biblical Theology accessible to the rank and file. Reader here for "You Should Know T. Desmond Alexander", and check out the Festschrift in honor of Dr. Alexander "The Seed of Promise: The Sufferings and Glory of the Messiah: Essays in Honor of T. Desmond Alexander" (Glossahouse Festschrift) here.