Professors throughout the NALS network of institutions are of the highest caliber and are committed on providing a solid academic experience. NALS Lutheran facility allows students to study with professors who are highly respected in every theological discipline. Students are exposed to a variety of professors throughout the network whether they study in residence at one of the institutions or via distance learning options.

The Rev. Dr. Amy Schifrin STS

North American Lutheran Seminary President Emeritus, Associate Professor of Liturgy & Homiletics

  • Ph.D., The Graduate Theological Union
  • M.Div., Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary
  • M.Mus., Northwestern University
  • B.Mus., Arizona State University

Dr. David Luy

Associate Professor of Systematic Theology

  • Ph.D., Marquette University
  • M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • B.A., Wheaton College
Dr. Alexander Pierce

Dr. Alexander Pierce

Assistant Professor of Historical Theology

  • Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
  • M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • B.A., Northwestern College

The Rev. Dr. Nathan H. Yoder STS

Director of Lutheran Studies, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

  • Ph.D., University of Regensberg 
  • S.T.M., Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary
  • M.Div., Wake Forest University School of Divinity
  • B.A., Lenoir-Rhyne College

The Rev. Dr. Maurice Lee

Adjunct Professor

  • Ph.D., Yale University
  • M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary
  • M.S., California Institute of Technology
  • B.S., Wheaton College

The Rev. Dr. Mark Mattes

Adjunct Professor

  • Ph.D., The University of Chicago
  • M.Div., Luther Seminary
  • B.A., St. Olaf College

The Rev. Dr. Orrey McFarland

Adjunct Professor

  • Ph.D., Durham University
  • M.A., Durham University
  • B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University

The Rev. Dr. Andrew Weisner STS

Adjunct Professor

  • Ph.D., Lutheran School of Theology
  • Th.M., Lutheran School of Theology
  • M.Div., Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg
  • B.A., Lenoir-Rhyne College

Dr. David Yeago

Adjunct Professor

  • Ph.D., Yale University
  • M.A., M.Phil., Yale University
  • M.Div., Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg
  • B.A., The College of William and Mary