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Our professors are distinguished scholars, active researchers, published writers, and faithful Christians who demonstrate what it means to be both Christ-followers and leaders in their academic fields. As mentors and role models, they play a huge role in the integration of faith and learning at Bethel.

Department Chair

Claudia May

Claudia May

Professor of Reconciliation Studies and Program Director | claudia-may@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2015

Dr. Claudia May is a sought after specialist in Reconciliation Studies and has more than two decades of experience working alongside, teaching, and learning from global and national practitioners and leaders in the practices, principles, and theology of reconciliation. Through her writing and teaching, Dr. May examines how Jesus and those he encountered live out reconciliation. She pays particular attention to the agency of those dismissed as irrelevant. She probes how Jesus co-builds rela. . . read more.

Faculty

Robin Bell

Robin Bell

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Reconciliation Studies | rrb46739@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 1996

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Reconciliation Studies

Tanden Brekke

Tanden Brekke

Associate Professor of Reconciliation Studies | t-brekke@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2007

Assistant Director of Community Engagement and Associate Professor of Reconciliation Studies and General Studies.

Rose Lee-Norman

Rose Lee-Norman

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Reconciliation Studies | rose-lee-norman@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2021