The General Seminary community gathers for the blessing of the animals outside the Chapel of the Good Shepherd

Together, we prepare men and women for serving Christ.

Who We Are

We are a diverse group of people with various disciplines, yet we are all committed to preparing men and women for serving Christ in both lay and ordained positions. Since 1822 we have graduated over 7,000, and today our worldwide alumni/ae now total approximately 2,400.

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Our Faculty

The General Theological Seminary is blessed with widely sought after scholars that cultivate a personal connection with the students.


The Very Rev. Kurt H. Dunkle, Dean and President of The General Theological Seminary
Dean and President
The Very Rev. Kurt H. Dunkle
J.D., University of Florida, 1987
M.Div., General Theological Seminary, 2004
Dr. Michael DeLashmutt, VP and Dean of Academic Affairs at The General Theological Seminary
VP and Dean of Academic Affairs
Dr. Michael DeLashmutt
B.A. Literature, Northwest University
M.A. Theology, Fuller Theological Seminiary
Ph.D., University of Glasgow
The Rev. Dr. Michael Battle, Director of the Desmond Tutu Center at The General Theological Seminary
Herbert Thompson Professor of Church and Society and Director of the Desmond Tutu Center
The Rev. Dr. Michael Battle
B.A., Duke University
M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary
S.T.M., Yale University
Ph.D., Duke University
The Rev. Dr. Todd Brewer, Assistant Professor of New Testament at The General Theological Seminary
Assistant Professor of New Testament
The Rev. Dr. Todd W. Brewer
B.A. Engineering, Lafayette College
M.Div., Trinity Epsicopal School for Ministry
M.A. Biblical Studies, Durham University
Ph.D. New Testament, Durham University
The Rev. Dr. Clair McPherson, Professor of Ascetical Theology at The General Theological Seminary
Professor of Ascetical Theology
The Rev. Dr. Clair McPherson
A.B., Washington University
M.A., University of Missouri
M.Div., The General Theological Seminary
Ph.D., Washington University
The Rev. Dr. Kevin Moroney, Director of the Chapel at The General Theological Seminary
Associate Professor in the H. Boone Porter Chair of Liturgics and Director of the Chapel
The Rev. Dr. Kevin Moroney
B.A., The University of Valley Forge
M.Div., The General Theological Seminary
M.L.S., Rutgers University
Ph.D. Liturgy, Milltown Institute of Theology and Philosophy
Dr. Robert Bruce Mullin, Professor of Modern Anglican Studies at The General Theological Seminary
Society for the Promotion of Religion and Learning, Professor of History and World Mission, Professor of Modern Anglican Studies
Dr. Robert Bruce Mullin
A.B., College of William and Mary
M.A.R., Yale Divinity School
M.A., Yale University
Ph.D., Yale University
The Rev. Emily Wachner, Director of Integrative Programs at The General Theological Seminary
Lecturer in Practical Theology and Director of Integrative Programs
The Rev. Emily Wachner
B.A., Washington University in St. Louis
M.Div., Yale Divinity School
Affiliated Faculty
Alison Acker Gruseke, Lecturer of Old Testament at The General Theological Seminary
Lecturer of Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
Alison Acker Gruseke
B.A., Williams College
M.A.R, Yale Divinity School
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Religious Studies, Yale University
Dr. Alina N. Feld, Affiliated Professor of Systematic Theology at The General Theological Seminary
Affliated Professor of Systematic Theology
Dr. Alina N. Feld
B.A., State University of Bucharest
M.A., SUNY at Stony Brook
Ph.D. Philosophy of Religion, Boston University
The Rev. Dr. Shane Scott-Hamblen, Church Music and Organist at The General Theological Seminary
Church Music and Organist
The Rev. Dr. Shane Scott-Hamblen
B.Mus., Webster University, St. Louis & Vienna, Austria
M.A., Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, (“Angelicum”)
S.T.B., M.A., S.T.L., University of St. Thomas Aquinas, (“Angelicum”), Rome
Th.D., The General Theological Seminary

Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Anne Silver
Christian Spirituality
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Dr. Kathy Bozzuti-Jones
Christian Spirituality
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The Rev. Joseph Campo
Canon Law
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The Rev. Barbara Crafton
Pastoral Theology
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The Rev. Dawn Stegelmann
Christian Spirituality
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The Rev. J. Donald Waring
Homiletics
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The Rev. Dr. S. Chapin Garner
Homiletics
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The Rev. Dr. Stuart Hoke
Pastoral & Ascetical
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Dr. Westina Matthews
Christian Spirituality
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The Rev. Dr. C. K. Robertson
Pastoral Theology
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The Rev. Miguel Hernandez
Liturgics
The Rev. Gabriel Lamazares
Pastoral Theology

Emeritus

The Rev. Richard Corney, B.A., S.T.B., Th.D.
Professor Emeritus of Old Testament
The Rev. W. Roland Foster, D.D., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Church History
Elisabeth K. J. Koenig, M.Div., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Professor Emerita of Ascetical Theology
The Rev. John T. Koenig, B.D., Th.D.
Professor Emeritus of New Testament
The Rev. Robert J. Owens, MA, M.Div., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
The Rev. Frederick H. Shriver, S.T.B., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Church History
The Rev. J. Robert Wright, M.Div., D.Phil., D.D., D.Cn.L., Th.D.
St. Mark's Church in the Bowery Professor of Ecclesiastical History
Donna Ashley speaks on the phone from her office at General Seminary

Our Administration

The General Theological Seminary is supported by a universally committed team.


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Donna Ashley

Located in Seabury Hall, Second Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9706

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Robert Elliot

Located in Seabury Hall, Ground Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9764

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Sloan Hoffer

Located in Seabury Hall, Third Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9779

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Anthony Khani

Located in Seabury Hall, Third Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9743

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Chad Rancourt

Located in Seabury Hall, Second Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9765

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Jonathan Silver

Located in Seabury Hall, Second Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9705

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Stacie Waring

Located in Seabury Hall, Ground Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9761

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Library Manager
Patrick Cates

Located in Keller Library
Contact Phone: 646-717-9789

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Patricia Gerhardt

Located in Seabury Hall, Ground Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9749

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Campus Services
Tina Gibson

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Director of Financial Aid & Human Resources
Trecia O'Sullivan

Located in Seabury Hall, Ground Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9742

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Tracey Pitts

Located in Seabury Hall, First Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9704

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Reference Librarian
Caitlin Stamm

Located in Keller Library
Contact Phone: 646-717-9747

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Executive Director of Children's Garden Pre-school
Susan Stein

Located in Lorrillard Hall, Basement
Contact Phone: 646-717-9759

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IT Support Specialist
William Wong

Located in Seabury Hall, Third Floor
Contact Phone: 646-717-9778

The General Theological Seminary as seen from 10th Ave

Board of Trustees

The General Theological Seminary is governed by some of the finest minds in the country.


Chair
The Rt. Rev. Clifton Daniel, III

Bishop, Diocese of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

First Vice Chair
Mr. F.T. Davis, Jr.

Senior Counsel, Dentons US LLP
Atlanta, GA

Second Vice Chair
Ms. Melinda Lloyd

Managing Director, Neuberger Berman
New York, NY

Treasurer
The Very Rev. Charles (Chip) Connelly (M.Div. 2007)

Rector, St. John's Episcopal Church
Tampa, FL

Secretary
The Rev. Canon John Thompson-Quartey (M.Div. 1997)

Canon for Ministry Development, Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta
Atlanta, GA

Chancellor
Dale C. Christensen, Jr., Esq.

Partner, Seward and Kissel, LLP
New York, NY

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  • Members

    The Very Rev. Dan Ade (M.Div. 1992), Dean and Rector at St. John's Cathedral in Los Angeles, CA  •  Mr. John Andren, Jr. Trustee at the Diocese of Long Island Garden City, NY  •  The Rev. Yamily Bass-Choate (M.Div 1999), Missioner for Latino/Hispanic Ministry at the Diocese of New York, NY  •  The Rev. Michael Bird (M.Div. 1997), Rector at Christ Church (Episcopal) in Bronxville, NY  •  The Rev. Canon Timothy A. Boggs (M.Div. 2007), Rector at St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Cape Elizabeth, ME  •  Ms. Anne Clarke Brown (M.Div. 1990) of Plymouth, VT  •  Mr. Sanders Davies, Partner at O'Connor, Davies, LLP in Stamford, CT  •  The Rev. Tommy Dillon II (STM 1996), Priest-in-Charge at St. Margaret's Episcopal Church in Baton Rouge, LA  •  The Rev. Patricia Steinecke Downing (M.Div. 1995), Rector at Trinity Episcopal Parish in Deleware, MD  •  John H. Sargent, Managing Director Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management, New York, NY  •  Mr. E. Bruce Garner, Parishioner at All Saints Episcopal Church in Atlanta, GA  •  The Rev. Canon Elizabeth Rankin Geitz (M.Div. 1993), Chair at Good Shepherd Sustainable Learning Foundation in Shohola, PA  •  Mr. Randall Ashley Greene (M.A. 2007), President and CEO at Safe Flight Instrument Corporation in Greenwich, CT  •  The Rev. Jadon Hartsuff (M.Div. 2012), Rector, All Souls Episcopal Church, Washington, DC  •  The Rev. Canon Stuart Kenworthy (M.Div. 1984), in Arlington, VA  •  The Rev. Mark Pendelton (M.Div 1991), Rector, Christ Church, Greenland, NH  •  The Rt. Rev. Steven Miller (M.Div. 1984, D.D.2004), Bishop of the Diocese of Milwaukee in Milwaukee, WI  •  The Rev. Margaret Ann Muncie (M.Div. 1974), Executive Director at Canterbury Counseling Center in Greenville, SC  •  Mr. Jack Murray Chairman of Murray Corporation in Tampa, FL  •  The Rt. Rev. Robert Wright, Bishop of the Diocese of Atlanta  •  The Rt. Rev. Stacy Sauls (M.Div 1988, D.D. 2001) of New York, NY  •  The Rt. Rev. Allen K. Shin, Suffragan Bishop of the Diocese of New York in New York, NY  •  Ms. Dianne Audrick Smith of East Cleveland, OH  •  The Rev. Dr. Molly Dale Smith, Priest Associate at St. David's Episcopal Church in Nashville, TN  •  The Rt. Rev. William H. Stokes (M.Div. 1990), Bishop of the Diocese of New Jersey located in Trenton, NJ  •  Mr. Richard Strup of Sanibel, FL  •  The Rt. Rev. Eugene T. Sutton (D.D. 2009), Bishop of the Diocese of Maryland in Baltimore, MD  •  The Rev. Ellen L. Tillotson (M.Div. 1983), Priest Associate at Christ Church (Episcopal) in New Haven, CT  •  Mr. Robert E. Wright, Associate Dean, Development and Alumni Relations at Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University in Durham, NC  •  The Rev. Hannah Atkins, Texas (M.Div 1996) Rector, Trinity Episcopal Church, Houston, Texas  •  The Rev. Canon Sam Tallman (M.Div 2012) St. Peter's Cathedral, St. Petersburg, FL

  • Members Ex-Officio

    The Rt. Rev. Andrew Dietsche (D.D. 2013), Bishop of the Diocese of New York in New York, NY  •  The Very Rev. Kurt H. Dunkle (M.Div. 2004), Dean and President of The General Theological Seminary in New York, NY  •  The Most Rev. Michael Curry, Presiding Bishop and Primate of The Episcopal Church in New York, NY

  • Trustees Emeritus

    The Rt. Rev. C.P. Mellick Belshaw (M.Div 1954, STM 1957, Clement Clark Moore Medal, 2007), Bishop (ret.) of the Diocese of New Jersey in Princeton, NJ  •  The Very Rev. Robert Giannini (M.Div. 1967, D.D. 1986), Dean and Rector (ret.) of Christ Church Cathedral (Episcopal) in Indianapolis, IN