Faculty and Staff

Miriam Adeney
Miriam Adeney

Professor Emerita of World Christian Studies
PhD, Washington State University


Jon Bentall
Jon Bentall

Instructor of Christian Scripture
PhD, University of Durham


Phone: 206-281-2161
Office: Alexander & Adelaide Hall 413

Matthew Benton
Matthew Benton

Adjunct Associate Professor of Philosophical Theology
PhD, Rutgers University


Phone: 206-281-2220
Office: Marston Hall 207

Jake Carlson
Jake Carlson

Adjunct Instructor of Christian Scripture
MA, Seattle Pacific Seminary


Phone: 206-281-2895
Office: McKenna Hall 208

Esther Cen
Esther Cen

Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies
PhD, McMaster Divinity College


Phone: 206-281-2349
Office: Alexander & Adelaide Hall 213

Celeste Cranston
Celeste Cranston

Director, Center for Biblical and Theological Education
MA, Seattle Pacific University


Phone: 206-281-2464
Office: Kingswood House

Kerry Dearborn
Kerry Dearborn

Professor Emerita of Theology
PhD, University of Aberdeen

Katherine Douglass
Katherine Douglass

Associate Professor of Educational Ministry and Practical Theology
PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary


Phone: 206-281-2997
Office: Alexander & Adelaide Hall 412

Robert R. Drovdahl
Robert R. Drovdahl

Professor Emeritus of Educational Ministry
PhD, Michigan State University


Owen Ewald
Owen Ewald

Adjunct Professor of Greek
PhD, University of Washington


Phone: 206-281-2064
Office: Marston Hall 218

Mathieu Gnonhossou
Mathieu Gnonhossou

Assistant Professor of Theology
PhD, University of Manchester


Office: Alexander & Adelaide Hall

Darrell L. Guder
Darrell L. Guder

Affiliate Faculty of Missional Theology
PhD, University of Hamburg


Benjamin Hartley
Benjamin Hartley

Associate Professor of Mission and World Christianity
ThD, Boston University


Phone: 206-281-2715
Office: Alexander & Adelaide Hall 413

Diana Keuss
Diana Keuss

Adjunct Instructor of World Religions
PhD, University of Glasgow


Jeffrey Keuss
Jeffrey Keuss

Professor of Christian Ministry, Theology, and Culture
PhD, University of Glasgow


Phone: 206-281-2442
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 407

Sam Kim
Sam Kim

Adjunct Instructor of University Foundations
MDiv, Wesley Theological Seminary


Sara M. Koenig
Sara M. Koenig

Professor of Biblical Studies
PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary


Phone: 206-281-2299
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 313

Douglas Koskela
Douglas Koskela

Professor of Theology
PhD, Southern Methodist University


Phone: 206-281-2261
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 212

Michael D. Langford
Michael D. Langford

Professor of Theology, Discipleship, and Ministry
PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary


Phone: 206-281-2815
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 402

Eugene Lemcio
Eugene Lemcio

Professor Emeritus of New Testament
PhD, Trinity College, Cambridge University

David Leong
David Leong

Professor of Urban & Intercultural Ministry
PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary


Phone: 206-281-2618
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 206

Bo H. Lim
Bo H. Lim

Professor of Old Testament
PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School


Phone: 206-281-2347
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 208

Brian Lugioyo
Brian Lugioyo

Dean of the School of Theology, Professor of Theology and Ethics
PhD, University of Aberdeen


Phone: 206-281-2208
Office: Alexander & Adelaide Hall 108

Jennifer McKinney
Jennifer McKinney

Adjunct Professor of Gender and Christianity
PhD, Purdue University


Phone: 206-281-2595
Office: Alexander Hall 310

Debbie Mercado
Debbie Mercado

Office Administrator & Events Coordinator


Phone: 206-281-2838
Office: Alexander & Adelaide Hall 109

Stephen Newby
Stephen Newby

Director, Center for Worship
DMA, University of Michigan


Phone: 206-281-2938
Office: Crawford 207

David Nienhuis
David Nienhuis

Professor of New Testament and Associate Dean of Academic Programs
PhD, University of Aberdeen


Phone: 206-281-2156
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 302

Steve Perisho
Steve Perisho

Librarian for Theology and Philosophy
MLIS, Rutgers University


Phone: 206-281-2417
Office: Library 128

Vanessa Perkinson
Vanessa Perkinson

Associate Director, Center for Biblical and Theological Education


Phone: 206-281-2826
Office: Kingswood House

Brenda Salter McNeil
Brenda Salter McNeil

Associate Professor of Reconciliation Studies
DMin, Palmer Theological Seminary


Phone: 206-281-2736
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 211

Chakrita Saulina
Chakrita Saulina

Assistant Professor of New Testament
PhD, Cambridge University


Phone: 206-281-2647
Office: Alexander & Adelaide Hall 205

Silas Sham
Silas Sham

Adjunct Instructor of University Foundations
MDiv, Pentecostal Theological Seminary


Matthew Sigler
Matthew Sigler

Associate Professor of Worship and Historical Theology
PhD, Boston University


Phone: 206-281-2714
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 209

Ashley Skinner-Creek
Ashley Skinner-Creek

Director of Seattle Pacific Seminary


Phone: 206-281-2342
Office: Alexander & Adelaide Hall 106

C. Edward Smyth
C. Edward Smyth

Professor Emeritus of Educational Ministry
EdD, Boston University

Frank Spina
Frank Spina

Professor Emeritus of Old Testament
PhD, University of Michigan

Les Steele
Les Steele

Professor Emeritus of Christian Formation
PhD, Claremont Graduate University

Richard Steele
Richard Steele

Professor of Moral and Historical Theology
PhD, Marquette University


Phone: 206-281-2160
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 107

Douglas M. Strong
Douglas M. Strong

Paul T. Walls Professor of Wesleyan Studies,
Professor of the History of Christianity
PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary


Phone: 206-281-2473
Office:  Alexander & Adelaide Hall 301

Robert W. Wall
Robert W. Wall

Paul T. Walls Professor Emeritus of Scripture and Wesleyan Studies
ThD, Dallas Theological Seminary


Darrell Whiteman
Darrell Whiteman

Affiliate Faculty
PhD, Southern Illinois University