Wendy J. Deichmann
Wendy serves as president of the seminary and as a member
of the faculty. Her areas of teaching and reseach include the history of Christianity, American religious history, women in the
history of Christianity, historical theology, and Wesleyan/United
B.S., State University of New York at Geneseo (1981)
M.Div., Colgate Rochester Divinity School (1984)
Ph.D., Drew University (1991)
Member of American Society of Church History
Member of American Academy of Religion
Member of the Upper New York Conference
of The United Methodist Church
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Book(s):Gender and the Social Gospel. Edited with Carolyn De Swarte Gifford. University of Illinois Press, 2003.
Author of numerous articles on the history of Christian missions and the social gospel movement.
Wendy is passionate about the Spirit’s work in renewing
the Church for the mission of Jesus Christ in the world.
She also deeply enjoys family, friends, colleagues, music,
art, travel, writing, gardening, long walks and the awesome
beauty of nature.