Latin America

Caro Pineda A.

Country: Colombia

School: University of St. Andrews (UK)

Area of Study: Old Testament

Research Focus: An exploration of shalom, justice, and kingship for contexts of injustice and political violence, especially Colombia

Jocabed R. Solano Miselis

Country: Panama

School: NAIITS (Canada/USA)

Area of Study: Theology

Research Focus: Indigenous theology from the Gunadule tribe

Laise Sindra

Country: Brazil, Thailand

School: Payap University (Thailand)

Area of Study: Peacebuilding

Research Focus: How Christian NGOs can combat human trafficking, especially of children, in Southeast Asia’s violent contexts.

Manuel Ramos

Country: Colombia

School: Asbury Theological Seminary (USA)

Area of Study: Biblical Studies

Research Focus: A Christian ethics from the Old Testament for Latin American social issues such as corruption & migration.

Hilda Navarro

Country: Mexico

School: Seminario Teológico Centroamericano (SETECA)(Guatemala)

Area of Study: Educational Studies

Research Focus: A student-focused pedagogy to improve theological education at Nazarene seminaries in Mexico.

Guillermo Velilla

Country: Colombia

School: University of Oxford (UK)

Area of Study: Oriental Studies

Research Focus: Syntax in Proverbs to equip the Latin American Church for better exegesis.

Dr. João Aquino (Brazil)

Country: Brazil

School: Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (USA)

Mariana Schietti

Country: Brazil

School: Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (Brazil)

Area of Study: Theology

Research Focus: The divine definition of goodness in Genesis 1.

Lucas Nascimento

Country: Brazil

School: Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (Brazil)

Area of Study: Theology

Research Focus: An examination of the last speech of Job.

Dr. Nelson Morales (Guatemala)

Country: Guatemala

School: Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (USA)

Area of Study: New Testament

Dr. Sofía Quintanilla (Costa Rica)

Country: Costa Rica

School: Latin American Doctoral Program in Theology (PRODOLA) (Costa Rica/USA)

Area of Study: Biblical Studies

Dr. Gerardo Corpeño

Country: El Salvador

School: Wheaton College Graduate School (USA)

Area of Study: Theology

Research Focus: The implications of Christ’s cross for reconciliation in violent societies.

Sara Amestegui-Deik

Country: Bolivia

School: Bristol Baptist College (UK), University of Aberdeen (UK)

Area of Study: Apologetics, Eschatology

Research Focus: How eschatology and apologetics impact the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.