Dr. Ken Cleaver

Dr. Ken CleaverProfessor, School of Divinity

Disciplines: Church History, Theology, and Apologetics


Dr. Cleaver is originally from the Chicago area and brings a wide variety of local church and parachurch ministry experience to the classroom. He teaches our graduate and doctoral students about church history, theology, apologetics, and Christian life. He has developed and taught online and studies abroad courses in church history and theology. His research interests and publications include Patristics, Reformation, American Christianity, Anthropology, Ecclesiology, and Ethics. He is married to Amy. Together, they have two daughters and two sons.

Education and Degrees

  • Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary
  • B.A., Bryan College