Dr. Julisa Rowe

Senior Professor of Ethnodramatology
Cultural & Communication Specialist
International Experience:  Kenya, Egypt, Indonesia, Mexico, India




  • Doctor of Missiology, Ethnodramatology, Western Seminary, Portland, OR
  • MA, Intercultural Ministries, Western Seminary, Portland, OR
  • Bachelor of Arts, Drama & English, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA

Academic Experiences

  • Senior Lecturer, Daystar University, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Adjunct Faculty, Western Seminary, Portland, OR

Professional Experiences

  • Consultant, Trainer, Performer, Director Worldwide, Artists in Christian Testimony
  • Coordinator, Global Consultation on Music and Missions
  • Head of Drama Ministries, Mamlaka Hill Chapel, Nairobi
  • Adult Drama Ministries Coordinator, Nairobi Baptist Church, Nairobi
  • General Coordinator, Drama Improvement Conference, Portland, OR
  • Office Administrator, Capital Communications Inc., Portland, OR
  • Production Assistant, Multnomah Press, Portland, OR


  • "Dramatising Scripture: A Step-by-step Guide to Bringing the Word Alive". Nairobi, Kenya: Daystar University Publications, 2010.
  • "Ethnodoxology Journal", edition on Ethnodramatology. Guest editor, author of two articles, 2010.
  • "Ethnodramatology". WEA Connections Magazine, 2010.
  • Contributor. Brian Schrag, James Krabill (general editor). "Creating Local Arts Together: A Manual to Help Communities Reach Their Kingdom Goals". William Carey Library, 2012.
  • Contributor. James Krabill (general editor), Robin Harris, Brian Schrag, Frank Fortunato (editors). "Worship and Mission for the Global Church: an Ethnodoxology Handbook". William Carey Library, 2012.