Rev. Dr. Joshua Hollmann
Chair of the Theology Department and Associate Professor of Theology
Dr. Hollmann is Chair of the Theology Department and Associate Professor of Theology. He also serves as Director of the Stephens Initiative for Service Learning. His teaching and research interests are Christian-Muslim relations, comparative religion, philosophy and the western religions, philosophy of religion, and Christian thought and history. Dr. Hollmann has lectured and taught at universities and seminaries in India, Sudan, Canada, Turkey, Haiti and the Philippines. He has led student-learning-service trips to Oman, Nicaragua, the Philippines and Quebec. He also studied at Hangzhou University and the University of Cambridge. He is the author of The Religious Concordance: Nicholas of Cusa and Christian-Muslim Dialogue (Brill). He is co-editor of Nicholas of Cusa and the Making of the Early Modern World (Brill). In addition, he has published articles and chapters in books and presented at numerous academic conferences. He is recipient of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada’s Doctoral Research Fellowship and other awards. Rev. Dr. Hollmann was campus chaplain of Concordia College New York (2014-2017). He pastored a multicultural Lutheran congregation in Montreal, and since 2009 has served as pastor of Christ Lutheran Church in New York City (Woodside, Queens). He is also Second Vice President of the Atlantic District of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod.
PhD, McGill University; MDiv, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis; BA, Valparaiso University