Sameh Ibrahim

Country: Egypt

School: Asbury Theological Seminary (USA)

Area of Study: New Testament

Research Focus: How the Gospel of Mark speaks to the suffering of Egyptian Christians

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.

David Lian

Country: Myanmar

School: Asbury Theological Seminary (USA)

Area of Study: Biblical Studies

Research Focus: How suffering forms community identity in the book of Philippians.

Hepziba Arputharaj

Country: India

School: Asbury Theological Seminary (USA)

Area of Study: Intercultural Studies

Research Focus: Nonphysical violence (verbal, emotional, & psychological abuse) in marital relationships in Christian families in India.

Andry Randrianasolo

Country: Madagascar

School: Asbury Theological Seminary (USA)

Area of Study: Intercultural Studies

Research Focus: The casting out of demons and laying on of hands in Lutheran missions.

Rania Hendy

Country: Egypt

School: Asbury Theological Seminary (USA)

Area of Study: Old Testament

Research Focus: A comparative analysis of the "Oracles Concerning Egypt" in the major prophets as a way to understand modern Egyptian identity.