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Fuller Forms a Presidential Transition Discernment Team

  Fuller announced today the members of the Transition Discernment Team that will lead the search for a final candidate to succeed Mark Labberton as Fuller’s next president. The team consists of Fuller trustees, faculty, and staff, as well as a student representative. Transition Discernment Team Chair Santiago “Jimmy” Mellado – President and CEO, Compassion…

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Fuller Seminary Begins Presidential Transition

Mark Labberton, president of Fuller Seminary, announced today the beginning of a presidential search and transition process that will culminate by June 2023. Dr. Labberton became Fuller Seminary’s fifth president in 2013, after four years as Fuller’s Lloyd John Ogilvie Associate Professor of Preaching and Director of the Ogilvie Institute of Preaching. “I am so…

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Letter from the President: Fuller Seminary Begins Presidential Transition

Beloved Fuller Community, I want to be the first to share some important news with you. After a season of prayer and reflection, personally and with our Board of Trustees, I believe the time is right for me to begin a presidential transition process. This journey would begin now and extend up to two years,…

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Letter from the Board: Fuller Seminary Begins Presidential Transition

Dear Members and Friends of the Fuller Community, At the request of the president, the Board of Trustees of Fuller Seminary formally affirmed today the start of a two-year transition process through which Mark Labberton will eventually conclude his presidency and pass the executive mantle to a new leader. Since he became president in the…

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Announcing FULLER NEXT, a New Vision for the Future

Fuller Seminary President Mark Labberton announced today FULLER NEXT, a new strategic initiative that reinforces the seminary’s commitment to partnering with churches and organizations around the globe in creatively rethinking a church in urgent need of reinvention. “The work of Christian ministry necessarily involves innovation because that’s life itself,” said President Labberton. “We are doing…

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Fuller Announces Vaccine or Weekly Testing Requirement for Pasadena Campus

As we look forward to reopening the Pasadena campus in the fall and being together once again in person, we are eager to create as safe an experience as possible for everyone. With this in mind, we have decided to implement an additional measure to further protect the health and safety of our on-campus Fuller…

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In Memory of Archibald D. Hart: One of Christian Psychology’s Founders

Archibald (Arch) D. Hart was peacefully promoted to heaven on July 18, 2021. He was 89. Dr. Hart faithfully served on the faculty of Fuller Seminary’s School of Psychology & Marriage and Family Therapy from 1973 to 2001 and continued to teach courses for Fuller by request until 2016. He taught clinical psychology students and…

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Brad Strawn Named Chief of Spiritual Formation and Integration, and Dean of the Chapel

Fuller is happy to announce that Brad Strawn, Evelyn and Frank Freed Professor of the Integration of Psychology and Theology, has been named chief of spiritual formation and integration for the seminary. In this newly created role, Dr. Strawn will lead the development and implementation of a seminary-wide strategy aiming to ensure that theological, psychological,…

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In Memoriam: Wilbert R. Shenk

The Fuller community mourns the loss of Wilbert R. Shenk, Paul E. Pierson Professor Emeritus of Mission History and Contemporary Culture, who passed away Tuesday, July 13, 2021. Dr. Shenk was a regular School of Intercultural Studies faculty member from 1995 until his retirement from full-time teaching in 2005, after which he continued serving as…

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Fuller Welcomes Alesia Starks as Instructor of Marriage and Family Therapy

The School of Psychology & Marriage and Family Therapy welcomes Alesia Starks as a practitioner faculty colleague and instructor of marriage and family therapy. Ms. Starks began teaching in the spring as an adjunct instructor in the MS in Marriage and Family Therapy program on the Pasadena campus and will continue to bring her clinical…

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