About ESR

Teaching Faculty

Stephen Angell Stephen Angell (2001), Geraldine Leatherock Professor of Quaker Studies, B.A., Boston University, 1974; M.A. Earlham School of Religion, 1982; M.A. Vanderbilt University, 1987; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 1988, angelst@earlham.edu.
Phil Baisley Phil Baisley* (1999), Associate Professor of Pastoral Studies, B. S., Lancaster Bible College, 1975; M. Div., Earlham School of Religion, 1993; DMin., Ashland Theological Seminary, 2009, baislph@earlham.edu
Nancy Bowen Nancy Bowen** (1991), Professor of Old Testament, B.A. University of California, 1978; M. Div., School of Theology at Claremont, 1985; Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary, 1994, bowenna@earlham.edu
Ben Brazil (2013), Assistant Professor and Director of the Ministry of Writing Program, B.A. University of North Carolina, 1999;  M.T.S. Candler School of Theology, Emory University, 2005;  Ph.D. candidate, Emory University, brazibe@earlham.edu.
Stephanie Crumley-Effinger* (2000), Director of Supervised Ministry, B. A., Earlham College, 1977; M. Div., Earlham School of Religion, 1981, crumlst@earlham.edu
Jim Higginbotham James Higginbotham** (2005), Associate Professor of Pastoral Care, B.A., Hiram College, 1980; M.Div., Vanderbilt University, 1983; M.S., Loyola College of Maryland, 1990; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2005, higgija@earlham.edu
Carole Spencer Carole Spencer* (2010), Associate Professor of Christian Spirituality, M.A., Western Evangelical Seminary, 1987; Ph.D., University of Birmingham, UK, 2004, spencca@earlham.edu
Lonnie Valentine Lonnie Valentine (1989), Trueblood Chair of Christian Thought, B.A., Raymond College, University of the Pacific, 1970; B.A., University of California at Irvine, 1975; M.A., Earlham School of Religion, 1983; Ph.D., Emory University, 1989, valenlo@earlham.edu

*Recorded Friends ministers; **Ordained ministers