Dr Catherine Smith has worked on a variety of projects applying digital methods to textual analysis. Her doctoral work, “Casting out Demons and Sowing Seeds: A Fresh Approach to the Synoptic Data from the Perspective of Systemic-Functional Linguistics” built on her earlier discourse analysis studies of Revelation and the Didache. She has been a research partner in the OpenText.org corpus of Hellenistic Greek since its initiation in 2001. Her postdoctoral positions include working on metaphor detection at the University of Birmingham, software development for the Incunabula Short Titles Catalogue, the Archive Hub and Cheshire3 for Corpus Linguistics at the University of Liverpool, and Health communication research, and corpus stylistic analysis of Dickens at the University of Nottingham. She has presented her work at national and international conferences, including regular appearances at the Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting in the USA and Corpus Linguistics in the UK. She has served as webmaster of the British New Testament Society and is on the editorial board of Biblical and Ancient Greek Linguistics.