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Robert Ferris

Robert W. Ferris
Professor Emeritus

B.A., Wheaton College; M.A., Wheaton Graduate School; M.Div., Denver Conservative Baptist Seminary; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Dr. Ferris served on the faculty of CIU’s Seminary & School of Ministry from 1989 until his retirement in 2007. He also served CIU as Associate Provost from 2004 until 2007. Before coming to Columbia, he served with SEND in the Philippines, where he taught at FEBIAS College of the Bible and served as dean of Asian Theological Seminary in Manila. His books include Establishing Ministry Training and Renewal in Theological Education. In retirement, he serves as Senior Associate with Global Associates for Transformational Education (GATE).