All PLTS Faculty
Associate Professor of Practical Theology; Diaconal Ministry Program Director
Constructive Theology, Religious Education, Congregational Studies, Youth and Family Ministries
Professor of Theological and Social Ethics
Union Theological Seminary 2001
Theological/social ethics. Ecological ethics. Intersections of economic justice, racial justice, and climate justice. Public theology, moral agency, liberationist and eco-feminist ethics.
Director, Theological Education for Emerging Ministries [TEEM]
Theology and Religion, especially Asian and Oceania regions. Theology and Christolgy from the margins. Expert in providing theological education for multicultural leadership in ELCA.
First Lutheran, Los Angeles/Southwest California Synod Professor of Lutheran History and Theology
Boston University 1995
Luther's theology and the Reformations; Lutheran theology, sources and hermeneutics; Luther and the Jews; Women in Christianity and the Reformations; Gender perspectives and reading Christian sources.
Dean of PLTS; Associate Professor of Multicultural and Contextual Studies
Ph.D., University of California, Irvine 1985