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Mark A. Hausfeld

Professor of Urban and Islamic Studies


417.268.8870

Education

BA, Evangel University
MDiv, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary
DMin, Northern Baptist Theological Seminary

Bio

Dr. Hausfeld serves as Director of Business Development and Investment Management with Texzon Utilities, located in Red Oak, Texas. He and his wife, Lynda, have more than 30 years of ministry experience both in the United States and abroad, including pastoring in south-side Chicago for 10 years, and working with Assemblies of God World Missions (AGWM) in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan from 1995-2001. He also ministered as Assemblies of God World Missions area director for Central Eurasia (2000-2008), and then served as the international director of Global Initiative: Reaching Muslim Peoples (2009-2015). From July 2015 until May 2017, Dr. Hausfeld served as president of the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (AGTS), Evangel University.  He then served as Director of the Europe Muslim Diaspora Initiative for the Europe Region of Assemblies of God World Missions (AGWM) and Global Initiative: Reaching Muslim Peoples (GI) from June 2017 to July 2018.

Dr. Hausfeld served as associate professor of Urban and Islamic Studies at AGTS from 2007 to 2015, now serving as full professor, on an adjunct basis. During the 2007-2008 academic year, he was the second J. Philip Hogan Chair of World Missions at AGTS. His three Hogan lectures and the resulting monograph focused on reaching diaspora Muslims in America through the local church.

He has a passion for equipping Spirit-empowered servant leaders with the highest quality seminary scholarship and training. His focus has centered on evangelism, discipleship and church planting in urban marketplace settings in North America and restricted contexts in Central Asia and far-reaching global Muslim communities.