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His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, Geron of America
Distinguished Professor, Biblical Studies and Christian Origins, LicTh, ThD, PhD

James C. Skedros
Dean and Michael G. and Anastasia Cantonis Professor of Byzantine Studies and Professor of Early Christianity, BA, MTS, ThM, ThD

Rev. Eugen J. Pentiuc
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Professor of Old Testament and Hebrew, LicTh, MA, ThD, PhD

Bruce Beck
Assistant Professor of New Testament (Holy Cross), Director of Religious Studies (Hellenic College), and Director of the Pappas Patristic Institute, AB, MDiv, ThD

Rev. Emmanuel Clapsis
Archbishop Iakovos Professor of Orthodox Theology, BA, MDiv, STM, MPhil, PhD

V. Rev. Archimandrite Joachim Cotsonis
Director of the Library, BS, MDiv, MA, MLIS, PhD

Rev. George D. Dragas
Professor of Patristics, BD, ThM, PhD, DD (hon.)

Rev. Thomas FitzGerald
Professor of Church History and Historical Theology, BA, ThM, STM, ThD

Evie Zachariades-Holmberg
Professor of Classics and Ecclesiastical/Patristic Greek Language and Literature, LicPhil, MA, PhD

Grammenos Karanos
Assistant Professor of Byzantine Liturgical Music, BA, MBA, PhD

Philip Mamalakis
Assistant Professor of Pastoral Care, BS, MDiv, PhD

Timothy Patitsas
Assistant Professor of Christian Ethics, BSFS, MDiv, PhD

Rev. Philip Zymaris
Assistant Professor of Liturgics, BA, MDiv, ThD


Research Faculty

V. Rev. Archim. Maximos Constas, Senior Research Scholar, BA, MDiv, PhD

Adjunct Theology Faculty

Rev. Robert Archon, Adjunct Instructor of Parish Administration, BA, MA, MDiv, PhD (cand) 

Kyriaki Karidoyanes FitzGerald, Adjunct Professor of Theology, BA, MDiv, PhD

Rev. Edward W. Hughes, Adjunct Instructor of Antiochian Studies, BA, MDiv

Rev. Nicholas M. Kastanas, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Byzantine Music, BA, MDiv

Irene Koulianos, Adjunct Lecturer of Byzantine Music, BA, MTS

Rev. Dn. John El Massih, Adjunct Lecturer of Byzantine Music, BA, MDiv

Colleen Palmer, Adjunct Instructor of Voice, BA, MA

Despina Prassas, Adjunct Associate Professor of Church History, BA, BSN, MDiv, PhD

V. Rev. Joseph Purpura, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Youth Ministry, BA, MDiv, STM, DMin

Rev. Alexander Rentel, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Canon Law, BA, MDiv, PhD

Rev. Luke Veronis, Adjunct Instructor of Missiology and Director of the Missions Institute of Orthodox Christianity, BS, MDiv, ThM

Rev. Anton Vrame, Adjunct Associate Professor of Religious Education, BA, MA, MDiv, PhD

Professors Emeriti

Metropolitan Maximos Aghiorgoussis, Distinguished Professor of Dogmatic Theology Emeritus

George Bebis, Professor of Patristics Emeritus, BA, BD, STM, LicTh, ThD

Rev. Alkiviadis Calivas, Professor of Liturgics Emeritus, BA, STB, ThM, ThD

Rev. Stanley S. Harakas, Professor of Ethics Emeritus, BA, BD, ThD

Photios Ketsetzis, Professor of Byzantine Music Emeritus

Rev. George Papademetriou, Associate Professor Emeritus, BA, MLS, ThM, PhD

Lewis Patsavos, Professor of Canon Law Emeritus, LicTh, ThD

Rev. Theodore Stylianopoulos, Professor of New Testament Emeritus, BA, STM, ThD