Maddox, William Kellon Quick Professor Emeritus of Wesleyan and Methodist Studies, was selected as the 2023 recipient of the Distinguished Service Award by the General Commission on Archives and History.
The grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities will support the first robust critical edition of the first 50 chapters of the book of Psalms.
The former curator of religion at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture discusses his work there and his hopes for his new role as director of the Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School.
Professor Patrick Smith among Duke faculty members honing skills with ACC peers through a year-long experience.
In this role, Antepli, who is also on the Divinity faculty, will lead the new university-wide Center for Community Engagement.
The Duke Chronicle has named Professor Powery a Duke leader "for his guidance on matters of race and ethics and his constant spiritual support for the entire university."
Williams, who currently serves as curator of religion for the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, will assume the role on July 1.
A global leader in ecumenical dialogue and scholar of reconciliation theology, Colón-Emeric has been at the Divinity School since 2007.
He joins three other Duke faculty who are newly appointed to the prestigious 243-year-old institution.
The Very Rev. Timothy Kimbrough will also be appointed Jack and Barbara Bovender Professor of the Practice of Anglican Studies, effective July 1.