Assistant Professor Intercultural Studies; Missiologist-in-Residence
Dr. Scott Klingsmith joined the staff of Denver Seminary in August of 2009. Dr. Klingsmith received his PhD in Intercultural Studies from Trinity International University, an MDiv from Denver Seminary, and a BA from Colorado State University. Before coming to Denver Seminary, Dr. Klingsmith served with WorldVenture in Vienna, Austria since 1985. Beyond this experience, he has extensive teaching experience around the world, including the Czech Republic, Ukraine, Bosnia, Germany, Hungary, Romania, India, and the U.S. He has written several papers and articles on the missions and missiology and has participated in several missions-related conferences and seminars.
Dr. Klingsmith fluently speaks English, German and Romanian. He is a member of the Central and Eastern European Association for Mission Studies, the American Society of Missiology, the World Evangelical Alliance Missions Commission, and the Evangelical Missiological Society. Dr. Klingsmith is the editor of "Acta Missiologiae," journal for reflection on missiological issues and mission practice in Central and Eastern Europe.