Dr. J. Randall Price received his master's degree (Th.M.) from Dallas Theological Seminary in Old Testament and Semitic Languages and his doctorate (Ph.D.) from the University of Texas at Austin in Middle Eastern Studies with a concentration in Jewish studies and biblical archaeology. He has also done graduate work in Semitic languages and archaeology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
He is Distinguished Research Professor and the Executive Director of the Center for Judaic Studies at Liberty University. He is also Adjunct Professor of Apologetics at Veritas Seminary (San Diego, California).
Dr. Price has been the director of excavations on the Qumran Plateau (site of the Dead Sea Scroll community) in Israel since 2002.
In 1993 he founded World of the Bible Ministries, Inc. and has served as its President and traveling speaker since.
Dr. Price is a member of the American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR), the Near East Archaeological Society (NEAS), the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL), the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS), and the Tyndale House Fellowship.
He and his wife Beverlee have four daughters and one son (three in full-time Christian ministry) and four grandchildren.