Carey Newman is the director of Baylor University Press, the academic publishing arm of the university. Before joining Baylor in 2002, Newman was senior editor for academic books at Westminster John Knox Press in Louisville, Kentucky (1998-2002). He also has held academic appointments as assistant and research professor of New Testament at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (1993-1998) and assistant professor of New Testament at Palm Beach Atlantic College in West Palm Beach, Florida (1989-1993). The author or editor of three books and numerous academic and professional articles, he is a participating and contributing member of the Society for New Testament Studies, the Society of Biblical Literature, the Catholic Biblical Association, and the Institute for Biblical Research. Newman earned a ThM from the University of Aberdeen (Scotland), an MDiv from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and his PhD in religion from Baylor.