April 8, 2011, join us to celebrate the installation of Dr. Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan as Dean of Drew Theological School.
(Media-Newswire.com) - Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan will assume his role as Dean of Drew Theological School as of January 2011. Kuan comes to Drew from the Pacific School of Religion ( PSR ) and the Graduate Theological Union ( GTU ) both in Berkeley, California, where he served on the faculty of both institutions. He is an active member of The United Methodist Church ( UMC ), and has served on the board of directors of the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry since 2004. Kuan began his career serving a church as an associate pastor from 1980 to 1983 in Malaysia. In 2002, he became an ordained elder and full member of the California-Nevada Annual Conference of the UMC. Since 2008, he has served as the vice president of the board of directors of the UMC’s General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. He holds a PhD in Old Testament from Emory University, a master of theological studies degree from Southern Methodist University and a bachelor of theology degree from Trinity Theological College in Singapore.
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