Here’s some stuff that I pulled together specifically about the Durham New Testament PhD and getting a theology PhD in the UK.
Where should you go: US or UK? Here are a few posts where I and others have explored this issue: UK or US?, UK or US? redivivus, Mark Goodacre’s thought’s, and an SBL forum discussion that has US only, UK only, and started US and finished UK.
So why Durham? I talk through the path I took to get to Durham.
Colleges at Durham: Why St. John’s? I give a brief overview of the college system and why I chose St. John’s.
Initial Thoughts on PhD Life in Durham: After a few weeks here, I give my initial perspectives.
Durham Tradtion: The Theology Department at Durham has quite a history. I give some info about who also hung around this place.
Writing Style: A brief discussion of required styles and British v. American English.