Dr. Andrew M. King serves as the Assistant Dean of Spurgeon College and Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and Spurgeon College. He earned his Ph.D. and Th.M. in Old Testament from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Mississippi State University. He currently serves as the Book Review Editor of the Journal for the Evangelical Study of the Old Testament.
Dr. King’s research interests include Prophetic Literature, especially Amos and The Book of the Twelve (Minor Prophets), Old Testament backgrounds and hermeneutics, and Old Testament Social Ethics. His published articles appear in the Bulletin for Biblical Research, Conversations in the Biblical World, and the Journal for the Evangelical Study of the Old Testament. He has participated in several seasons of excavation at the archaeological site of Tel Dan in northern Israel.
He is a member of the Society of Biblical Literature, the Institute for Biblical Research, and the Evangelical Theological Society. He is married to Lauren and together they have four children.