Dr. David Eagle (www.davideagle.org) is an Associate in Research at the Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research at Duke University (www.dukechpir.org), and the Duke Global Health Institute (https://divinity.duke.edu/
Dr. Joel Thiessen is a professor of sociology at Ambrose University (https://ambrose.edu/profile/
Location: The conference sessions will be held at the Bell Cultural Events Center on the Campus of MidAmerica Nazarene University, Olathe KS.
Housing will be in the dorms at MidAmerica Nazarene University. All beds are twin size. Cost is $30 per night. Linens and towels are included in the cost. Click Register Now for more details.
Meals are available for an additional cost. Click Register Now for more details.
Schedule information is available via PDF by clicking here.
Cost: Attendance is Free, but we ask that you Register so we can have adequate seating.
ANSR is an organization of sociologists, researchers, educators, pastors, lay-ministers, and other professionals interested in understanding the structure, function, and processes of the church, as well as its role in society. We are a close-knit group that values fellowship, mutual encouragement, and prayer support. Participation in ANSR is open to anyone interested in furthering informed ministry, through sociology and research. The goal of the association is to generate sociological research which will assist the Nazarene denomination in its God-ordained mission.
ANSR is sponsored by Research Services, Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center
Dr. Rich Houseal, Director
ANSR Founder: Dr. Bill M. Sullivan; Chair Emeritus: Dr. Jon Johnston
Executive Board: Dr. Ron Benefiel, Professor Bo Cassell, Dr. Kenneth Crow, Dr. Jamie Gates, Dr. Rich Houseal, Dr. Dale Jones, Deb Sullivan King, Dr. Adrianne Showalter Matlock, and Dr. Joel Thiessen