SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR FALL 2016
Professor of Urban and Islamic Studies, Director of Center for Islamic Studies
Assemblies of God Theological Seminary at Evangel University, Springfield, MO
President /CEO: Global Oasis: Engaging Muslim Peoples
Dr. Mark Hausfeld became president of the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (AGTS) at Evangel University in Springfield, MO on July 1, 2015. He has more than 30 years of ministry experience in both the U.S. and abroad. Mark had functioned as the seminary’s director of the Center for Islamic Studies since June 2010. Dr. Hausfeld has also served as the international director of Global initiative: Reaching Muslim Peoples (2009 – 2015). As director, he collaborated with national churches around the world, Assemblies of God World Missions (AGWM) regions and local churches in the U.S. to equip and mobilize them to reach Muslim peoples everywhere. Dr. Hausfeld earned his doctorate degree from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2016, 2:00 – 5:00 PM
HEATH LECTURE HALL 109, VANGUARD UNIVERSITY
DR. JOSEPH CASTLEBERRY, Ed.D.
Northwest University, Kirkland, WA
Dr. Joe Castleberry has served as President of Northwest University in Kirkland, WA since 2007. Prior to that he served for three years as a chaplain at Princeton University, before beginning 20 years of missionary service in Latin America. After three years as a university professor and pastor in El Salvador, Central America, he became Associate Dean for Latin America at Global in University Texas. He later went on to serve as a pastor, seminary dean and community development leader in Ecuador. Returning to the U.S. in 2002, he became Academic Dean of the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary until his election as President of Northwest University. In addition to writing, Dr. Castleberry speaks out on moral, spiritual, and societal issues in the national media, including television interviews on Fox News Channel, CBN, TBN, GodTV, and One America News Network. Dr. Castleberry earned his doctorate in education from Columbia University