Robert J.V. Hiebert, PhD

Robert J.V. Hiebert, PhD


Professor of Old Testament Studies
Director of the JWW Institute for Septuagint Studies
Program Chair for the Master of Theological Studies and Master of Theology

Trinity Western Seminary

Rob’s hobbies include fishing, rock hounding, photography, and travel. He also enjoys reading, watching movies, and following politics. For exercise, he jogs and plays basketball. He used to play hockey. He is a Canucks, Blue Jays, and B.C. Lions fan. 

Research Interest

Original Biblical Languages 
Meanings and Implications of Scripture 
Septuagint Studies 
Second Temple Judaism 
Inspiring People to Delve Deeply into the Scriptures 

Courses Taught: 
Old Testament Studies 
Septuagint Studies 
Biblical Hebrew 

Society of Biblical Literature 
Canadian Society of Biblical Studies 
International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies 
Canadian Evangelical Theological Association


Diploma - Columbia Bible Institute 

Associate in Arts - Trinity Western College 

BA (Biblical Languages and Literature) - University of Toronto 

MA (Septuagint Studies) - University of Toronto 

PhD (Septuagint Studies) - University of Toronto 

Hebrew, Biblical, and Historical Studies - Institute for Holy Land Studies