Sydney  Park

Sydney Park

Associate Professor of Divinity

Beeson Divinity School

Office: Divinity Hall 
Email: mypark@samford.edu
Phone: 205-726-4126

M. Sydney Park joined the Beeson Divinity School faculty in 2006, and teaches Biblical Interpretation, New Testament Theology, and Greek. Park is the author of Submission within the Godhead and the Church in the Epistle to the Philippians: An Exegetical and Theological Examination of the Concept of Submission in Philippians 2 and 3coauthor of The Post-Racial Churchand coeditor of Honoring the Generations: Learning with Asian North American Congregations. Her research interests include racial reconciliation and the Gospel of Mark. Park previously taught New Testament at Crown College in St. Bonifacius, Minnesota (2004–06), and also served as a minister to children, youth and young adults in Korean American churches in Illinois, Texas and Washington for 11 years. Park is currently working on Biblical Theology of Women: Exploring the Theological Implications of Women in Salvation History with T&T Clark, due for publication in fall 2017.

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Aberdeen
  • Th.M., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • M.Div., Fuller Theological Seminary
  • B.A., University of Chicago