Elizabeth Backfish

Adjunct Professor of Spiritual Formation


Ph.D. (ABD), Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (Theological Studies: Old Testament)

M.A., Covenant Theological Seminary (Exegetical Theology)

B.A., Montreat College (Biblical Studies)


Elizabeth Backfish


“Libby” Backfish’s research interests include the Psalter, Hebrew poetry, and biblical theology.  In addition to presenting papers at academic conferences, Libby has published articles and reviews in Christian Scholar’s Review, Trinity Journal, and Testamentum Imperium.  She also enjoys teaching children’s Sunday school at Christ the King Church in Batavia, IL, as well as spending time outdoors with her husband, two small children, and dog.