Prof. Ioannis Mourtzios was born in Thessaloniki. He studied theology in Aristotle and completed his postgraduate studies at the Theological Faculty of the Aristotle University in the field of practice and theology, and at the Universities of Regensburg and Tubingen in Germany on the history of biblical Israel. His is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Theology of AUTH and teaches Introduction to the Old Testament and History of Biblical Israel.
His main works are:
- The Old Testament. Chart content of the Historical Books, 1998.
- Religious reforms in biblical Israel, 1999.
- The Old Testament. Chart content of the poetry and prophetic Books, 2000.