Leith Anderson, 2010. Faculty.


Jeannine Brown, 2000. Professor of New Testament. Bachelors of Music, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 1984. Master of Divinity, Bethel Seminary, 1991. Ph.D., Luther Seminary, 2001.

Eric Bryant, 2013. Professor. D.Min., Bethel Seminary, 2010.


Rod Casey, 2005. Instructor in Preaching. Master of Theology, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1987. Doctor of Ministry, Talbot School of Theology/Biola University, 2003.

Howard Cassidy-Moffatt, 2011. Adjunct Faculty. Master of Divinity, Denver Seminary, 1995. Doctor of Ministry, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, 1998. Master of Theology, Harvard Divinity School, 2004.

Norah Caudill, 2008. Faculty Associate of Old Testament. Ph.D. in Theology (Old Testament Major), Fuller Theological Seminary, 2006. Master of Arts in Exegetical Theology (Old Testament Major), Western Conservative Baptist Seminary, 1988.

Minoa Chang, 2002. Faculty Associate. Ph.D., California Sch of Professional Psychology (CSPP) at Alliant International University (AIU), 1999. M. D., Sch of Medicine, Federal Univ. of the state of Pernambuco, in Brazil (South America), 1986.

David Clark, 1988. Vice President and Dean. Ph.D., Northwestern University and Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, 1982. M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1976. B.A., Houghton College, 1974.


Dennis R. Edwards, 2006. Adjunct Faculty. BS, Cornell University, 1982. MDiv, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1989. MA, The Catholic University of America, 2003. PhD, The Catholic University of America, 2003.


Paul Ferris, 1998. Professor. Ph.D., Dropsie College of Hebrew & Cognate Learning. M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School / Jerusalem University College.

Anne-Marie Finsaas, 2007. Adjunct Professor. B.S. Nutrition and Dietetics, University of Minnesota, 1988. M.A. Children's and Family Ministry, Bethel Theological Seminary, 2004. D.Min. Leadership and Spiritual Formation, George Fox Evangelical Seminary, 2015.

Katie Friesen Smith, 2008. Faculty, Thesis Advisor. D.Min., Bethel University, 2008. M.Div., Bethel Seminary, 1995. B.S. Youth Ministry, Christian Education, Bible, University of Northwestern, 1990.


Daniel M. Gurtner, 2005. Adjunct Faculty. PhD, University of St Andrews (Scotland).


Tim Henderson, 2006. Adjunct Instructor of Biblical Studies. B.A., Bethel University, 1999. M.A.T.S., Bethel Seminary, 2004. Ph.D., Marquette University, 2010.

David Howard, 1982-1990, 2000-present.. Professor. B.S., Biology, Geneva College, 1974. M.A., Theological Studies (Old Testament), Wheaton College, 1977. A.M., Ph.D., Near Eastern Studies, The University of Michigan, 1980, 1986.


Justin Irving, 2000. Professor. Ph.D., Organizational Leadership, Regent University, 2005. M.Div., New Testament, Greek, Hebrew, Bethel Seminary, 2000. MBA, Bethel University, 2016. B.A., Bible, Psychology, Spanish, University of Northwestern, St. Paul, 1995.


Joel Jueckstock, 2009. Adjunct Professor of Spiritual and Personal Formation. B.A., Bethel University, 2005. M.Div., Bethel Seminary, 2008. Ph.D., Luther Seminary, 2016.


Peter Kapsner, 2002. Teaching Partner in Theological Studies. B.S., Bethel College, 1994. Masters of Divinity, Bethel Seminary, 2000. Ph.D., University of Edinburgh, 2012.

John Koester, 2015. Adjunct Instructor. B.A. in Psychology, University of Northwestern, 2009. M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy, Bethel University, 2013.


Ben K Lim, 2002. Professor. Ph.D., Texas Tech Univeristy, 2000. MA, Fuller Theological Seminary, 1989. B. Agric. Science, University of Malaya, 1975.

Shane Long, 2008. Adjunct Instructor. B.A., Concordia College, 2001. M.Div., Bethel Seminary, 2005. M.A.M.F.T., Bethel Seminary, 2008.


Diana Magnuson, 1994. Director of Archives, The History Center. B.A., Bethel College, 1988. M.A., University of Minnesota, 1992. Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1995.

Mark McCloskey, 1998. Lead Faculty. Ph.D., University of South Florida, 2000. M.Div., Bethel Seminary, 1987. Sociology-Social Work, Miami (Ohio), 1974.

Kim Meyer, 1997. Adjunct in Marriage and Family Studies. B.A. in Nursing, College of St. Catherine, 1979. M.S.N. in Psych-Mental Health Nursing, University of Minnesota, 1987. Ed.D. in Educational Leadership, University of St. Thomas, 2004.

Deb Moncauskas, 2004. Professor. B.A. Biblical Literature, Azusa Pacific University, 1978. M.A. Children and Family Ministry, Bethel Seminary, 2003. D.Min. Strengths-Based Congregational Leadership, Bethel Seminary, 2013.

David Montzingo, 2005. Adjunct Professor. D.Min., Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry, 2011. Certificate in Anglican Studies, Episcopal Theological School at Claremont, CA (Bloy House), 1989. M.Div., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, 1975. A.B., Harvard University, 1971.

Arnell Motz, 2008. Dean Executive Officer. Ph.D., in Intercultural Education, Biola University, in progress. D.Min., Westminster Seminary California, 1992. M.Div., Talbot Seminary, 1976.

Denise Muir Kjesbo, 2000. Professor. B.A. in Psychology, Bethel University, 1979. M.Div. with a focus on Family Ministry, North American Baptist Seminary, 1983. Ph.D. in Education - Dissertation Topic: Role Models for Women in Vocational Christian Ministry, Trinity Evangelical University, 1995.


David Nah, 2006. Associate Professor. Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University, 2005. Th.M., Princeton Theological Seminary, 1989. B.A., Northwestern University, 1984.

Pauline Nichols, 2009. Associate Professor Traditional SD In Ministry. Ed.D., Bethel University, 2009 February. M.A., Bethel Seminary SD, 2008.

Lyn Nixon, 2009. Adjunct Faculty. PhD, London School of Theology (Middlesex University), 2014. M.Div., Bethel Seminary, 2004. M.B.A., University of Chicago, 1982. M.Sc. Econ, London School of Economics and Political Science, 1982. B.A., Smith College, 1975.


Andre Ong, 2008. Adjunct Professor. Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University, 2007. M.A., Bethel Theological Seminary San Diego, 1996.

Sandra Oslund, 2003. Library Director, Bethel Seminary St. Paul. B.A., Crown College, 1982. M.A.C.E., Bethel Seminary, 1991. M.L.I.S., Dominican University, 1996.


Jeanine Parolini, 2007. Instructor and Dissertation Adviser. B.A., Dominican University, 1983. MBA, Dominican University, 1991. M.A., Bethel Seminary, 2003. Ph.D., Regent University, 2007.


Karen Quek, 2016. Associate Professor. Ph.D. Marital & Family Therapy, Loma Linda University, 2004. M.S. Marriage, Family & Child Counseling, California State University, 1993. M.A. in Christian Education, Biola University, 1990.


Kenneth A. Reynhout, 2014. Lead Faculty. B.A., Bethel University, 1990. M.S., University of Michigan, 1992. M.A.C.T., Bethel Seminary, 2005. Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary, 2012.

Andrew Rowell, 2013. Instructor. Th.D., Duke Divinity School, 2016. M.Div., Regent College, 2002. B.A., Taylor University, 1998.

Andrew Russell, 2013. Adjunct Assistant Professor of General Studies. Ph.D., Saint Louis University, 2013. M.A. Theological Studies, Bethel Seminary, 2005. B.S. Mathematics Education and Biblical Studies, Northwestern College, 2001.


Mary Sanders, 2004. Faculty Associate. MA in Marriage and Family Therapy, Bethel Seminary, 2002.

John Sanders, 2000. Faculty. BA in English, Judson University, 1968. M.Div., Bethel Seminary, 1972. Doctor of Ministry, Fuller, 1995.

Glen Scorgie, 1996. Professor of Theology. Ph.D., University of St Andrews, Scotland, 1986. M.C.S, Regent College, Vancouver, 1982. M.A., Wheaton Graduate School, 1974.

Timothy Senapatiratne, 2001. Faculty. Ph.D. in Religious Studies with an emphasis in Hebrew Bible, Marquette University, 2008. Masters in Library and Information Science, University of Southern Mississippi, 2013. Master of Arts in Christian Thought, Bethel Seminary, 2000.

James D. Smith III, 1988. Professor. AB, San Diego State University, 1972. M.Div., Bethel Seminary, 1976. Th.M., Harvard Divinity School, 1977. Th.D., Harvard University, 1986.

Scott Strand, 2011. Adjunct Faculty. M.A.T.S., Bethel Seminary, 2001.

Mark Strauss, 1993. University Professor of New Testament. Ph.D., University of Aberdeen, 1992.


Tina Watson Wiens, 2013. Program Director. M.A. Marriage and Family Therapy, Bethel Seminary, 2001.