Margaret M. MitchellMargaret M. Mitchell is an American scholar of late antique Christianity. She is currently Shailer Mathews Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago Divinity School. Mitchell received her doctorate at the same institution in 1989, under the supervision of Hans Dieter Betz and Robert Grant. She also served as dean of the Divinity School from 2010 to 2015.
Mitchell has made important contributions to research on the letters of the Paul of Tarsus to the Corinthians, on early Christian rhetoric, and on John Chrysostom. She has served on the editorial board of the Journal of Biblical Literature and New Testament Studies and is currently the co-editor of a number of series including the Novum Testamentum Supplement series (Brill) and the Writings from the Greco-Roman World text and translation series (Society of Biblical Literature). Forthcoming projects include a commentary in the Hermeneia series on 2 Corinthians. She was awarded a Guggenheim fellowship in 2010. Provided by Wikipedia