Loren Kerns

Loren Kerns, PhD

Director, Doctor of Ministry Program

(503) 893-4788


Office: Portland Center South: Office 273


What I Enjoy:
  • My family
  • Photography
  • Music
  • Running and hiking with my wife
  • OSU Beaver football in the autumn
  • Oh, and Jesus!

Academic Background

PhDKing's College London, with Dr. Markus Vinzent; MA, Portland Seminary; BS, Oregon State University

Expertise and Research Interests

Patristic historical theology, Philo of Alexandria, Classical and Hellenistic Greek moral psychology, passions and the soul in antiquity