Global & Intercultural StudiesFaculty

Beth Elness-Hanson

Beth Elness-Hanson
Professor & Chair of Biblical Studies
Global & Intercultural StudiesProgram Director

Contact: 425.249.4768,

With a passion for inductive biblical study and global perspectives on biblical interpretation, Professor Elness-Hanson’s specialty is the Hebrew Bible. She has a special love for the work of the church in Tanzania, where she lived and served for five years. Read full biography.

Diana Keuss

Dr. Diana Keuss
Affiliate Faculty in Global & Intercultural Studies

Karen Scott

Dr. Karen Scott
Affiliate Faculty in Global & Intercultural Studies

Dr. Karen Scott and her husband Ed are serving as Missionaries-in-Residence from 2013 through the 2015 academic year. Karen is teaching courses in the Global & Intercultural Studiesprogram, bringing to the classroom her 40 years of experience as a missionary in Bangladesh. Read full biography.