Two new faculty members appointed

Methodist Theological School in Ohio has appointed Francesca Nuzzolese associate professor of pastoral care and counseling. She comes to MTSO from Palmer Theological Seminary and Eastern University in Philadelphia, where she is associate professor of pastoral care and spiritual formation.

Nogueira-Godsey (left) and Nuzzolese

Elaine Nogueira-Godsey has been appointed assistant professor of theology, ecology and race. She comes to MTSO from the University of Johannesburg in South Africa, where she is a post-doctoral research fellow.

Both will begin teaching in the Spring Semester of the upcoming academic year. Read the complete story.

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Sprague Lecture addresses opiate epidemic
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MTSO hosts Candidacy Summit Retreat
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MTSO hosts Joshua Brodbeck organ concert
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MTSO alumni ordained and commissioned by West Ohio
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Professor Linda Mercadante named Luce Fellow in Theology
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