Kenneth B. Mulholland, DTheo


  • Fuller Theological Seminary, ThD
  • Lancaster Theological Seminary, BD
  • Elmhurst College, BA

Teaching Career

  • Dean, Columbia Biblical Seminary and School of Missions at Columbia International University (1988-2001)
  • Director of Missionary Church Planting, Columbia International University
  • Professor of Missions and Ministry Studies, Columbia International University (1980-2003)
  • Adjunct Professor, Columbia International University (1970s)
  • Visiting professor, Dallas Theological Seminary, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, Fuller Theological Seminary, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, the Graduate College of Missions in Korntal, Germany, and William Carey University, among others
  • Professor, Evangelical Presbyterian Seminary in San Felipe, Guatemala
  • Passionately discipled students and partnered with various parachurch organizations and Christian leaders, including Drs. Ralph Winter and John Stott to carry the gospel to all people groups

Other Career Highlights

  • President, Evangelical and Reformed Church of Honduras
  • Ordained minister
  • Pastorates in the United States and Central America
  • President, Evangelical Missiological Society (1987-1990, 1992-1995, 1998-2001)
  • Evangelical Theological Society (more than 20 years)
  • Missionary under the United Church Board for World Ministries, where he served for 15 years teaching, ministering, and planting churches (1966-1980)
  • President of the Board, U.S. Center for World Mission
  • Speaker and leader in several international conferences, including those in Korea, Latin America, Europe, and South Africa
  • Ministered in over 100 countries


  • Articles in several academic and theological journals, including submissions to Bibliotheca Sacra,The Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, Evangelical Missions Quarterly, Missionary MonthlyMissiology, Missiological Education in the Twenty-First Century, and the International Bulletin of Missionary Research
  • Coeditor of the Evangelical Missiological key series publication Working Together with God to Shape the New Millennium with Gary Corwin (2000)
  • Many books, including Adventures in Training the Ministry and Working Together with God to Shape the New Millennium: Opportunities and Limitations