Affiliate Associate Professor of Bible and Mission
PhD in Intercultural Studies (Fuller Theological Seminary)
ThM in Missiology (Fuller Theological Seminary)
ThM in New Testament (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School)
MA in Biblical Interpretation (London School of Theology)
MDiv (Chongshin Theological Seminary)
MA in Education (Yonsei University Graduate School)
B.A., English Literature (Yonsei University)
Dr. An sees ‘integration’ and ‘practice’ as historical and academic mission and is committed to research, teaching, and writing to help the church form into faithful communities of faith that worship God and participate in God’s mission.
He was a teacher at Yeongrak High School in Seoul, South Korea, and served as a pastor for middle school and college students, and missions pastor at Shinbanpo Church. Later, as a missionary with Global Mission Society (GMS) and Serving In Mission (SIM), he taught at Kale Hiwot Bible School in Asmara, Eritrea, East Africa, and Evangelical Theological College in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. He was Associate Professor of Bible and Mission at Fuller Theological Seminary and is currently Assistant Professor of Mission Theology at Chongshin Theological Seminary.
Daily and Work-place Spirituality: Like Stars in the Sky, Like Flowers in the Field (CLC, 2021); Missional Reading of the Bible: The Bible is the Great Story of God’s Mission (Lifebook, 2020), A Study of Comenius’ Panpaedia (Eulji Press, 1984); An Ethiopian Reading of the Bible: Biblical Interpretation of Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church (Pickwick/Wipf and Stock Publishers, 2015), Missional Theology: An Introduction (Solomon Publishing, 2023) (Translation), Rebuilding Theology for the World and the Church (Solomon Publishing, 2023).