Hugo Magallanes

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Director, CASA Director, United Methodist Regional Course of Study School for Local Pastors Associate Professor of Christianity and Cultures

Hugo Magallanes




Ph.D., Drew University, 2002; M.Phil., Drew University, 1999: M.Div., Asbury Theological Seminary, 1996; BA (Theology), Seminario Juan Wesley, 1990

Teaching Specialties

Christian social ethics, cultural studies, John Wesley’s social ethics, Hispanic theology/ethics and liberation theology

Research Interests

Finding God in contemporary cultural expressions, Wesley and the poor, the church’s moral responsibility, multicultural ministries and studies

Selected Publications

:: Harold Recinos and Hugo Magallanes, eds. Jesus in the Hispanic Community: Images of Christ from Theology to Popular Religion (Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2009).

:: Introducción a la Teología y Vida de Juan Wesley Introduction to the Theology and Life of John Wesley (Nashville: Abingdon, 2005).

:: "Racism.” Dictionary for Theological Interpretation of Scripture. Kevin Vanhoozer and N.T. Wright, eds. (Grand Rapids: Baker Academy, 2005).

Professional Distinctions

Ordained elder, The United Methodist Church, South Georgia Annual Conference