MU Announces New Faculty and Staff


Lori Morrison

Lori Morrison
Director, Annual Giving
Advancement Division
Focus: Campaign Management

Dr. Getachew Demisse

Dr. Getachew Demisse
Professor of GeoMission
Geoinformatics
Specialist

Dr. Thomas Grafton

Dr. Thomas Grafton
Professor of Biblical Studies
Biblical Health & Health
Specialist


Dr. Matthew Farlow

Dr. Matthew Farlow
Professor of Cultural Theology
Reconciliation & Justice
Specialist
 

Dr. Matt O'Reilly

Dr. Matthew O'Reilly
Professor of Theology & Religious Studies
Sociopsychological Interpretation
Specialist
 

Dr. Jonathan Huggins

Dr. Jonathan Huggins
Professor of Historical Theology
Christian Spirituality
Specialist
 

Sarah Ashley, MS, MED

Sarah Ashley, MS, MEd
Dean, Online Education
Moodle Administrator
Focus: Course Development
 

Rosa Ore, EdD(c)

Rosa Oré, EdD(c)
Chief Operations Officer
Administration Division
Focus:  Business Operations


Justin McCulloch, MPS(p), GISP

Justin McCulloch, MPA(p), GISP
GIS Analytics Manager
Data Mapping Services
Focus:  Strategic Analytics
 

Ryan Lim, MA (p)

Ryan Lim, MBA (in progress)
Chief Marketing Officer
Advertising Division
Focus:  Educational Marketing
 

Dr. Stan Smith

 Dr. Stan Smith
University Chaplain
Director, Chaplain Services
Focus: Spiritual Life

Dr. Froswa' Booker-Drew

 Dr. Froswa' Booker-Drew
Professor of Non-Profit Leadership
Community Engagement
Specialist

Prof.

Prof. Magdalene Ngeve
Instructor in Marine & Marshland Ecology
Biodiversity & Ecosystems
Specialist

Prof. Ceci Mengyin Wang

 Prof. Ceci Mengyin Wang
Professor of Visual Media & Design
Studio Art
Specialist

Dr. Brad Roderick

Dr. Bradley Roderick
Professor of Islamic Studies
Interfaith Witness
Specialist

Dr. Alex Mekonnen

Dr. Alemayehu "Alex" Mekonnen
Professor of Africana Studies
African Missiology
Specialist 

Dr. Page Varnell

Dr. Page Varnell
Professor of Information Technology
Cyber Security
Specialist


Dr. Tracey Carrillo

 Dr. Tracey Carrillo
Distinguished Professor of
Rangeland & Wildlife Ecology

Agricultural Sustainability Specialist

Dr. Sungpil Yoon

Dr. Sungpil Yoon
Professor of Geospatial Studies
GPS/GNSS & Physics
Specialist 

Dr. Moa Imchen

 Dr. Moa Imchen
Professor of Hebrew Language & Literature
Soco-historical Interpretation
Specialist

Dr. Charles Ramsey

Dr. Charles Ramsey
Professor of Islamic Studies
South Asian Religions
Specialist 

Dr. Kimberely Morrison

Dr. Kimberley Morrison
Dean, Missional Practice
Prof. of Missional Congregations
Missional Coaching Specialist

Prof. Anthony Sato

Prof. Anthony Sato
Professor of Animation
3D Modeling & Texturing
Specialist

Dr. James Mitchell

Dr. James Mitchell
Professor of Ethnomusicology
Asian Music
Specialist

Dr. Peter Šiška

Dr. Peter Šiška
Distinguished Professor of GeoMission
Environmental Mapping
Specialist

Dr. Deborah Hersha

Dr. Deborah Hersha 
Professor of Urban Ecology
Urban Farming
Specialist

Ellen Farrar

Ellen Farrar 
Executive Assistant
to the President
Focus: Admin / Human Resources

Dr. Karen Hatley

Dr. Karen Hatley 
University Partnerships
Director, Missional Partnerships
Focus: Mission Entities
 
 

Dr. Alex Breitkopf

Prof. Alex Breitkopf
Instructor in Ecotheology
Ecological Ethics
Specialist
 

Dr. Steve Winiarski

Dr. Steve Winiarski
Professor of Greek Language & Literature
Biblical Intertextuality
Specialist
 

Dr. Fergus King, DTh

Dr. Fergus King
Professor of New Testament Mission
Sociocultural Interpretation
Specialist
 

Dr. Hughson Ong, PhD

Dr. Hughson Ong
Professor of New Testament Mission
Sociolinguistic & Linguistic Interpretation
Specialist
 

Dr. Noemi Montiel

Dr. Noemí Montiel
Professor of Ethnodoxology
Latin American Music
Specialist

Theodore Van Patten

Theodore Van Patten
Director
Global Donor Research & Database Administration
Focus:  Donor Management
 

Ed Deyoung, MS

Edwin Deyoung, MS
GIS Systems Manager (IICM)
Geodatabase Development
Focus:  GIS and Data Analysis
 

Brian Cambra

Brian Cambra, EdD (p)
Asst Director of Admissions & Enrollment
The Missional College
Focus:  Online Recruitment
 

Dr. Bruce Epps

Dr. Bruce Epps
Chief Development Officer
Advancement Division
Focus:  Fundraising

Katie Stewart, MA

 Prof. Paul Johnson
Instructor in Environmental Mission
Natural Resource Management
Specialist

Bob Ladrach, BA

 Bob Ladrach, BA
Manager
Video Production
Focus: Multimedia Support

Dr. Kendell Nelson

 Dr. Kendell Nelson
Director
Major Gifts & Planning
Focus: Stewardship Funding

Daniel Castellucci, MDiv

Daniel Castellucci, MDiv
Director of Admissions
& Enrollment

Focus: Online Recruitment

Dr. Christo Lombard

 Dr. Christo Lombard
Distinguished Professor of
Missional Ethics and Moral & Social Theology

Reconciliation Studies Specialist