Ian Boxall was born in Folkestone, Kent (UK). He studied Theology at the University of Oxford, where he earned his DPhil. He taught New Testament at Chichester Theological College (from 1992 to 1994), and in the University of Oxford, where he was Senior Tutor and Tutorial Fellow in New Testament at St. Stephen’s House. He joined the Faculty of the School of Theology and Religious Studies in 2013. He is currently working on the International Critical Commentary on the Book of Revelation, and the Blackwell Bible Commentary on Matthew.