2020-2021 University Catalog


Burch, Greg, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.

Global Studies Department Chairperson and MA in Global Development & Justice Program Director

B.S., Multnomah Bible College; M.A., Ph.D., Fuller Theological Seminary. Fuller Theological Seminary, 2006-07; ESEPA Seminary, 2006-2012; Multnomah University, 2012 – . Global Studies

Chinn, Derek, B.S., B.A., M.B.A., M.Div., D.Min.

Dean of Multnomah Biblical Seminary and Graduate School
B.S., B.A., University of California, Irvine; M.B.A., University of Oregon; M.Div., Multnomah Biblical Seminary; D.Min.,Western Seminary. Multnomah Biblical Seminary, 2011 – .

Dueker, Greg, B.A., M.S.M., D.Min.
Summit Director, M.A. in Applied Theology and Doctor of Ministry Director

B.A., George Fox University; M.S.M., Multnomah Biblical Seminary; D.Min., Multnomah Biblical Seminary. Multnomah Biblical Seminary, 2017 – . Pastoral Ministries

Fancher, Karen, B.A., M.A., M.A., D.Int.St.

B.A., Washington State University; Graduate Certificate, Multnomah Biblical Seminary; M.A., M.A., Columbia International University; D.Int.St., Western Seminary. Multnomah University, 1998-. Global Studies, Global Development and Justice Studies.

Funk, David D., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

Director of Institutional Effectiveness

B.A., Washington State University; Graduate Certificate, M.A., Multnomah Biblical Seminary; Ph.D., Gonzaga University. Multnomah University, 1997 – .

Gall, Sarah E., B.S., Ph.D.

Biology Department Chairperson

B.S., Rhodes College; Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine. Ashford University, 2004-2016; Multnomah University, 2016- . Biology

Harper, Brad, B.A., M.Div., Ph.D.

Assistant Dean of the School of Biblical and Theological Studies; Bible/Theology Department Chairperson; M.A. in Theological Studies Chairperson

B.A., Biola University; M.Div., Talbot Theological Seminary; Ph.D., St. Louis University­. Multnomah University, 1999 – . Theology

Hauff, Thomas R., B.A., M.Div., Th.M., Ph.D.

B.A., Eastern Washington University; M.Div., Th.M., Western Seminary; Ph.D., University of Sheffield. Multnomah University, 2001 – . Bible

Hildebrand, Robert, B.A., M.A., D. Min. 

Ministry and Pastoral Leadership Department Chairperson and Youth and Educational Ministries Department Chairperson

B.A., Briercrest Bible College; M.A., Trinity International University; D.Min., Providence Theological Seminary. Multnomah University, 2005 – . Youth Ministries

Hintze-Pothen, Domani, B.S., M.A., D.A.
B.S., Mahatma Gandhi University; M.A., Uni­versity­ of Pune; D.A., Idaho State University. Multnomah University, 1999 – . English

Holler, Steve F., Dip., B.A., M.Ed., Ed.D.

Dean of Multnomah University Online

Dip., Moody Bible Institute; B.A., Columbia College; M.Ed., South Dakota State University; Ed.D., University of South Dakota. Greenville College, 1993-2015. Multnomah University, 2015-.

Johnson, Philip M., B.S., Th.M., MSLIS., Ph.D.
Library Director
B.S., Seattle Pacific University; Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary; MSLIS., University of North Texas; Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas; Multnomah Biblical Seminary, 1997 – . Church History, Theological Research

Josberger, Rebekah L., B.A., M.A., M.A., Ph.D.
M.A. in Biblical Studies Program Chairperson
B.A., Taylor University; M.A., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; M.A., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Multnomah Biblical Seminary, 2009 – .  Hebrew, Bible

Kidney, Kristyn, B.A., M.A.

TESOL Department Chairperson

B.A., M.A., Carson-Newman University. Multnomah University, 2015-. TESOL

Kutz, Karl V., B.S., M.A., Ph.D.

Biblical Languages Department Chairperson

B.S., Multnomah Bible College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison. Multnomah University, 1996–.  Biblical Languages, Bible

Lawless, Elliott, B.S., M.A., Psy.D.

Psychology Department Chairperson

B.A., M.A., Psy.D. George Fox University. Hope International University 2006-2012; Multnomah University, 2012 – . Psychology

LeFeber, Mariah, B.A., M.A.
B.A., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities; M.A., Columbia College, Chicago. Multnomah University, 2017 – . Counseling

Lohmolder, Heather, B.S., M.B.A.

Business Administration Department Chairperson

B.S., Northwest Nazarene University; M.B.A., University of California Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business.  Multnomah University, 2019 – . Business

Lubeck, Raymond J., B.S., M.A., D.Th.

B.S., Multnomah Bible College; M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. D.Th., University of South Africa. Multnomah University, 1991 – . Bible, Theology

Martin, Christy, B.A., M.S.

Associate Dean of Student Success

B.A., Life Pacific University; M.S., Portland State University. Multnomah University, 2019 - .

McKendricks, John, B.Th., M.Div.

Director of Multnomah University Nevada

B.Th., M.Div., King’s College and Seminary. King’s College and Seminary, 2003-2009; Multnomah University, 2009 – .

Metzger, Paul Louis, B.A., M.Div., M.A., Ph.D.
Director of The Institute for Cultural Engagement: New Wine, New Wineskins
B.A., Northwestern College; M.Div. and M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Ph.D., King’s College London, University of London. Multnomah Biblical Seminary, 1999 – .  Theology, Theology of Culture

Scalberg, Daniel A., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

History Department Chairperson and Humanities Department Chairperson

B.A., Southern Oregon University; M.A., Wheaton College; Ph.D., Univer­sity­ of Oregon. Multnomah University, 1977 – . History

Schaak, P. Douglas, B.A., M.A., D.A.

English Department­ Chairperson

B.A., M.A., Butler Univer­sity. D.A., Idaho State University. Pillsbury College (MN), 1993-94; Multnomah­ University, 1998 – . English

Slavens, Joseph, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

Dean of Student Life and Intercollegiate Athletics

B.A., Cedarville University; M.A., Multnomah University; Ph.D., Azusa Pacific University. Multnomah University, 2019 -.

Stephens, Amy M., B.S., M.A.


B.S., University of Colorado, Colorado Springs; Graduate Certificate, M.A., Multnomah Biblical Seminary. Multnomah University, 1995 – .

Stuckey, Jason, B.S., M.S., M.S., Ph.D.

B.S., California Polytechnic State University; M.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.S., Ph.D., Stanford University. University of Delaware, 2014-2017; Multnomah University, 2017 -.  Environmental Science

Takamura, Ted, B.A., B.S., M.A., M.B.A., Ph.D.

Accounting Program Director

B.A., B.S., Central Washington University; M.B.A., City University of Seattle; M.A., Ph.D., Fielding Graduate University. Warner Pacific College, 1989-2003; Eastern Oregon University, 2004-2016; Multnomah University, 2015 -. Accounting

Taylor, Jessica Lynn, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.

Vice President of Diversity and Inclusive Development

B.S., Warner Pacific University; M.A., Liberty University; Ph.D., Northwestern Theological Seminary. Multnomah University, 2018 – .

Terveen, John L., B.S., M.Div., Ph.D.
MA in Christian Leadership Program Chairperson
B.S., University of South Dakota; M.Div., North American Baptist Seminary; Ph.D., University of Edinburgh. Multnomah Biblical Seminary, 1991 – .  Greek, Bible

Vrancila, Alin, B.S., M.A.

Chief Academic Officer

B.S., Lucian Blaga University, Romania; M.A., Union University. Moody Bible Institute, 2016-2019; Multnomah University, 2019 -.

Ward Jr., Richard, B.A., M.A.

Campus Pastor

B.A., Point Loma Nazarene University; M.A., Gonzaga University. Multnomah University, 2014 - .

Warner, Tiffany, B.A., M.A.

B.A., Bryan College; M.A., Lewis and Clark College. Multnomah University, 2019 - .

White, Kristen M., B.A., M.A., Psy.D.

Interim Dean of Undergraduate School and Counseling Program Director

B.A., Point Loma Nazarene University; M.A., Psy.D., Rosemead School of Psychology. California Baptist University, 2013-2017; Multnomah University, 2017 -.

Williford, G. Craig, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.


B.A., Cedarville College; M.A., Denver Seminary; Ph.D., Trinity International University. Denver Seminary, 2000-2008; Trinity International University, 2009-2014; Multnomah University, 2014 -.




Adjunct Faculty

Adjunct faculty are not permanent employees and are contracted on a semester-by-semester basis, as needed.

Aldred, Keith, Ed.D., George Fox University

Allen, Greg, M.Div., Multnomah Biblical Seminary

Allen, Timothy, M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary

Battle, Allen, M.A. Western Seminary

Baylis, Albert, Ph.D., Dallas Theological Seminary

Belokonny, Mark, D.Min., Western Seminary 

Berning, Kathrine, J.D., McGeorge School of Law

Bess, Michael, M.A., Portland State University

Blom, Calvin, D.Min., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Bomar, Chuck, D.Min., Multnomah Biblical Seminary

Brewer, David, Ph.D., Eastern University

Brooks, Brent, D.Min., University of Texas

Buhrow, Bill, Psy.D. George Fox University

Buhrow, Donna, M.A. Dallas Theological Seminary

Butcher, Brad, M.A., Multnomah Biblical Seminary

Campbell, Stanford, M.M., Pacific Lutheran University

Christiansen, Daniel, Ph.D., University of Aberdeen

Curtis, Gene, D.Min., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

Evans, Brandon, M.A., Multnomah University

Feil, Barbara, D.Min., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

French, Kristi, M.A., Multnomah University

Frost, Ron, Ph.D., King's College London, University of London

Goade, Gary, Ed.D., Brigham Young University

Gurney, Michael L., Ph.D., Highland Theological College/Aberdeen University

Hamlin, Rebecca, M.A., University of Nevada

Hartley, Katy, M.A., Western Seminary

Held, Jay, D.Min., Denver Seminary

Hohn, Michael, Ed.D., George Fox University

Hull, James Edmond, M.Div., Fuller Theological Seminary

Humphrey, Rachel, M.A., Oxford University

Kisling, Reid, Ph.D., Regent University

Koivisto, Rex A., Th.D., Dallas Theological Seminary

Kwak, John, M.A., Biola University

Lindsley, Scott, Th.M., Multnomah Biblical Seminary

Mauldin, Joy, Psy.D., George Fox University

Moore, Adam, M.A., Eastern University

Morse, Mark, M.A., Biola University

Nicklas, Mark, M.Div., Multnomah Biblical Seminary

Osgood, William, M.Div., Trinity International University

Pasimio, Michael, M.A.C., Multnomah University

Pastor, Paul, M.A., Western Seminary

Preston, Michael, M.A., Multnomah Biblical Seminary
Robertson, Jon, D.Phil., University of Oxford
Robnett, Tim, D. Min., Fuller Theological Seminary

Rowell, Dawayne, CPA, M.B.A., DeVry University

Runcie, John, M.Ed., Concordia University

Schiave, Thomas, M.Div., Denver Seminary

Searight, David, M.Div., Multnomah Biblical Seminary

Sethi, Beth, M.B.A., Eastern University

Sharp, Larry, Ph.D., University of Calgary

Slavin, Tony, M.A., Western Seminary

Stone, Kevin, M.Div., Multnomah Biblical Seminary

Swenson, Keith, M.D., Washington University School of Medicine

Tertin, Benjamin, Th.M., Multnomah Biblical Seminary

Trautmann, Roger, D.Min., Western Seminary

Velez, Jim, M.A., George Fox University

Walters, Brandi, M.A., George Fox University

Wang, Andre, J.D., Golden Gate University

Wanner, Jennifer, Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Wecks, Carley, M.Ed., University of Alabama

White, Guy, Ed.D., University of LaVerne

Zichterman, Joseph, Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School