Agnes Choi

Associate Professor of New Testament

Agnes Choi

Office Location:Hauge Administration Building - Room 207-F

  • Professional
  • Biography

Additional Titles/Roles

  • Chair of Religion


  • Ph.D., University of St. Michael's College, 2010
  • M.Div., Tyndale Seminary, 2002
  • B.S., University of Toronto, 1999

Areas of Emphasis or Expertise

  • Ancient economy and the impact of the economy on the urban-rural relationship
  • Interpretation of the parables of Jesus


IHON 257: Jewish Identity: Its Construction and Expression in the Second Temple Period, J-term 2018


  • Handbook of Women Biblical Interpreters: A Historical and Biographical Guide co-edited with Marion Ann Taylor (Baker Academic 2012) : View Book


Agnes Choi teaches courses in biblical studies, with a focus on Second Temple Judaism and early Christianity. Her teaching and research considers how the ancient texts should be understood in their ancient contexts. Her research currently focuses on the ancient economy and the impact of the economy on the urban-rural relationship, as well as the interpretation of the parables of Jesus.