Nicholson, E(rnest) W(ilson)
NICHOLSON, E(rnest) W(ilson)
NICHOLSON, E(rnest) W(ilson). British, b. 1938. Genres: Theology/ Religion. Career: Provost, Oriel College, and Pro-Vice Chancellor of the University, Oxford (Fellow, Oriel College, and Oriel Professor of the Interpretation of Holy Scripture, Oxford University, 1979-90). Lecturer in Hebrew and Semitic Languages, Trinity College, Dublin, 1962-67; Fellow, University College (now Wolfson College), Cambridge, 1967-69, and Fellow, 1969-79, Chaplain, 1969-73 and Dean, 1973-79, Pembroke College, Cambridge, and Lecturer in Divinity, Cambridge University, 1967-79. Publications: Deuteronomy and Tradition, 1967; Preaching to the Exiles, 1971; Exodus and Sinai in History and Tradition, 1973; (with J. Baker) The Commentary of Rabbi David Kimhi on Psalms 120-150, 1973; Commentary on Jeremiah, 2 vols., 1973-75; God and His People: Covenant and Theology in the Old Testament, 1986; The Pentateuch in the Twentieth Century, 1998. Address: Oriel College, Oxford OX1 4EW, England.