Dr. Sue Dickson

Dr. Sue Dickson

Associate Professor
Building: 
Rinehart Center for Religious Studies
Office Number: 
12
Phone: 
419.289.5561

Bio

Sue Dickson teaches primarily in the area of practical theology. She is an ordained Presbyterian minister. After earning her B.A., she lived in El Salvador where she worked as a film producer. When she returned to the states, she served the Presbytery of Winnebago as a hunger action enabler, worked as a translator (Spanish/English) and taught English to immigrants. From 1986-1992, Dr. Dickson served as pastor in churches in the Midwest. In 1992, she moved to El Paso, TX where she served as a full time pastor in Presbyterian churches, taught religious studies at the University of Texas, El Paso and performed with semi-professional theatre and musical troupes. She has served at the national level in social justice work and written several Adult Bible studies. Short-term missions, world Christianity, culture and gospel and worship are areas of special interest and expertise.

Education

D. Min. Columbia Theological Seminary
M. Div. University of Dubuque Theological Seminary
B.A. Indiana University

Courses Taught

106 Exploring the Bible
107 Exploring World Religions
260 Short Term Missions
304 Advanced Old Testament (Wisdom Lit.)
341 World Christianity
400 Christian Literature

Events

Aug
28
All Ashland University students are invited to the annual theatre...Read more
Aug
28
Beginning Monday, August 28, the Ashland Area Chorus (AAC), under...Read more
Aug
29
From the ancient Greeks to Dr. Seuss, we are reminded...Read more
Sep
12
2017 Symposium Against Indifference: Building Bridges Through Dialogue Using Henry...Read more
Sep
12
Under the direction of Leonard Salvo, the Ashland Area Community...Read more