Professor of Systematic Theology
Coordinator of Theological Education for Emerging Ministries Program
Professor Pérez-Álvarez taught at Seminario Teológico Presbiteriano de México and at Seminario Evangélico de Puerto Rico before joining the Lutheran faculty in 2004. His academic interests include historical theology, Kierkegaard’s social thought, and Hispanic and Liberation Theology. During six years he was interim pastor of Kingshill Lutheran Church in St. Croix, Virgin Islands. The author of several articles and reviews, Dr. Pérez-Álvarez has written three books: We Be Jammin: Liberating Discourses from the Land of the Seven Flags; The Gospel to the Calypsonians: The Caribbean, Bible and Liberation Theology; and Comentario de Marcos. He is co-editor of Lutero al habla; Antología.
B.A., Seminario Teológico Presbiteriano de México. B.A., Universidad Iberoamericana de México. Th.M., Columbia Theological Seminary. Th.M. and Ph.D., Lutheran School of Theology