Network Coordinators:

Professor Pete Ward

Professor of Ecclesiology and Ethnography, St John’s College/Department of Theology and Religion, Durham University
Professor of Practical Theology MF The Norwegian School of Theology, Oslo
Professor of Practical Theology NLA University College, Bergen


Rev Dr Christian Scharen

Vice President of Applied Research, Auburn Theological Seminary
Co-Director of the Learning Pastoral Imagination Project


Coordinators of the Durham Conference:

Professor Pete Ward

Dr Sarah Dunlop

Lecturer in Mission at Cranmer Hall, St John’s College, Durham University
Honorary Fellow in the Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion at the University of Birmingham


Dr Knut Tvertereid

Associate Professor of Practical Theology  NLA University College, Bergen



Co-Chairs of the Ecclesial Practices Group, AAR:

Dr Natalie Wigg-Stevenson

Natalie Wigg-Stevenson

Director of Contextual Education
Associate Professor of Contextual Education and Theology


Dr Jonas Ideström

Jonas Ideström

Associate Professor, Uppsala University

Researcher, Church of Sweden Research Unit


Journal Editors

Professor Dr Henk de Roest

Professor of Practical Theology at the Protestant Theological University (Groningen campus)


Revd Professor Paul S Fiddes

Professor of Systematic Theology, Faculty of Theology and Religion, University of Oxford