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Russell Duke, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, Professor
Phone: (626) 815-5441
Alternate: (626) 815-5441
Email: rduke@apu.edu
Russell Duke, Ph.D., began his career by teaching Bible and music at the high school level for four years. He then became a pastor to a congregation in Topeka, Kansas, before working in church administration for the Worldwide Church of God (WCG). After pastoring in Missouri for six years, Russell moved to the university classroom, teaching music, communication, and theology courses at Azusa Pacific University. He has coordinated an educational center for WCG youth, taught an array of General Education courses, and served on the General Education Council.

Education

Ph.D., Practical Theology, The Union Institute and University
M.A.I.S., Speech Communication, University of Texas
M.A., Theology, Ambassador College
B.A., Theology, Ambassador College

Departments

  • School of Theology
  • Azusa Pacific Seminary

Expertise

  • General Education
  • Practical Theology
  • Worldwide Church of God

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