See you at Professor Jeffrey Mahan’s retirement lecture at 7:30 p.m. on October 7. It will be held at the Montview Blvd Presbyterian Church. Please RSVP for the lecture here.

For those who are not able to attend in-person, here is the livestream link.

Atfer 26 years of dedicated service to the Iliff School of Theology, the Rev. Dr. Jeffrey Mahan, Ralph E. and Norma E. Peck Professor of Religion & Public Communication, has decided to retire at the end of this academic year 2020-2021.

Dr. Mahan began his teaching career as a theological educator in 1989, and came to Iliff in 1995. For the last twenty-five years, Dr. Mahan taught in the areas of ministry, media and culture for both master’s and doctoral students. He also helped Iliff’s internship and ministry practice program an exemplar one that other theological schools look up through his vision and leadership for the Office of Professional Formation. Between 2005 and 2009, he also served as the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty.

A clergy member of the Rocky Mountain Conference of the United Methodist Church, where he is a past member of the Board of Ordained Ministry, Mahan served churches in Chicago and on the faculty of Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary before joining the Iliff faculty in 1995.