Faculty on the Road

School of Divinity faculty take their academic and ministerial passions to cities across the country, preaching in congregations, presenting at conferences or workshops, meeting with students, and gathering with alumni.


Below is a list of upcoming destinations of our faculty. Want to meet with a faculty member who will be in your area? Read more about our faculty here.


Jonathan L. Walton

Walton is Dean of the School of Divinity, Presidential Chair of Religion and Society, and Dean of Wait Chapel.

Date Location Details
Sunday, September 27, 2020 First Presbyterian; Charlotte, NC Preaching
Sunday, November 15 – Monday, November 16, 2020 Grace Baptist Church, Statesville, NC Davis Lecture Series
Sunday, November 22, 2020 White Memorial Presbyterian Church, Raleigh, NC Preaching
Sunday, January 17, 2021 Westminster Presbyterian Church, Greenville, SC Heritage Lecture Series
Monday, March 1, 2021 King Institute (formerly Buechner) for Faith and Culture at King University, Bristol, TN Speaker Series on the connection between Christian faith and culture
Wednesday, March 24, 2021 Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life, Boston College Prophetic Voices lecture

Katherine A. Shaner

Shaner is Associate Professor of New Testament.

Date Location Details
Tuesday, September 8 and September 15, 2020
Wine and Word Series: 50 years of Women’s Ordination
Augsburg Lutheran Church, Winston-Salem – Interview with Rev. Joanne Engquist, Lead Pastor, Gethsemane Lutheran Church, Seattle, WA
YouTube video Sept. 8 on Augsburg channel, Live Q&A via Zoom Sept. 15
Thursday, October 22, 2020 University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK Guest Lecture: “The Moral Problem of Slavery in Luke”; Live via Zoom
Tuesday, October 27 – Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Nebraska Synod ELCA, Re.Formation Gathering
 “Communities Called Out in Christ”; Live via Zoom, Oct.27: 12:15pm; Oct. 28: 11:15am and 2:15pm