James (Tommy) South, PhD

Adjunct Instructor of Religious Studies

Adjunct Instructor of Religious Studies

B.A. English, Texas Tech 1969
M.A. Bible, Abilene Christian University 1979
Ph.D. New Testament & Early Christianity, University of Virginia 1989

Email - jtsouth@vcu.edu
Fax - 804.828.0127

Mailbox-  Lafayette Hall
            312 N. Shafer St. 
            Richmond, VA 23220

Dr. South's primary teaching area is the New Testament & Early Christianity. He has been teaching at VCU since 1989. Previously, he has taught at The College of William & Mary, Averett University, and Abilene Christian University. He has been the minister of the Glen Allen Church of Christ since 1995. He travels to Ukraine annually, & has lectured at a university in Rivne, Ukraine. He writes frequently for church-related periodicals. Dr. South is married, with 3 adult children. For fun he enjoys playing with his grandson, fishing, & playing the trumpet; he is a member of Bugles Across America.