Professor of Theology and Historical Studies; Associate Dean
Dr. David Buschart joined the faculty in 1998, and serves as associate dean, professor of theology and historical studies, and chairperson of the theology department.
He earned the MPhil and PhD from Drew University, the MDiv and ThM from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and a BA from Wheaton College. He is a member of the American Academy of Religion, and the Evangelical Theological Society.
Prior to coming to Denver, Dr. Buschart served on the faculty of Canadian Theological Seminary (1988-1998), and as acting dean of the faculty for one year. He was a founding member of the Research Science and Ethics Advisory Committee of the Wascana Rehabilitation Centre, in Regina, Saskatchewan, and was a scholar-in-residence at the Institute for Ecumenical and Cultural Research, St. John’s University, Collegeville, Minnesota in 1995-1996.
His most recent book (co-written with Kent Eilers) is Theology as Retrieval: Receiving the Past, Renewing the Church. He has also published Exploring Protestant Traditions: An Invitation to Theological Hospitality, contributed several articles to the Dictionary of Christian Spirituality and the Dictionary of Christianity, and contributed the chapter on Jaroslav Pelikan in Historians of the Christian Tradition.
Theology as Retrieval: Receiving the Past, Renewing the Church. IVP Academic, 2015.
Exploring Protestant Traditions: An Invitation to Theological Hospitality. IVP Academic, 2006.
Scholarship, Sacraments, and Service: Historical Studies in Protestant Tradition. E. Mellon Press, 1990.