United Methodist Students pursuing the above certificates are eligible to be certified through annual conference boards of ordained ministry after completing the academic courses for each certificate, and by fulfilling the additional church and personal requirements. The School of Theology’s procedure for documenting students’ specialized academic work is to provide a letter of completion. For questions related to admissions into a certificate program, please contact the School of Theology Admissions Office at sthadmis@ . For all other questions about the certificate program not related to the admissions process, please contact Dr. Wanda Stahl , Co-Director of Contextual Education.
Ed Loane joined the faculty in second semester 2014. He is a graduate of Sydney University and Moore College (where he graduated with First Class Honours), and has completed his PhD (at the University of Cambridge) on the doctrine of the church in the writing of William Temple, a twentieth century Archbishop of Cantebury. He has served in Anglican churches in the dioceses of Sydney and Ely and has lectured in the Wales Evangelical School of Theology. Ed brings to the faculty a passion for church history and theology and a commitment to evangelical pastoral ministry. He is married to Jocelyn and they have five children, Jemima, Sophie, Benjamin, Samuel and Abigail.