Bruce Bauer

Bruce Bauer

Bruce Bauer

Title: Professor of World Mission
Chair, Department of World Mission

Office Location: Seminary S210
Phone: (269) 471-6505


DMiss, Fuller Theological Seminary


Dr. Bauer, now retired, has taught in the Department of World Mission at the Seminary for many years, and has been the chair of that department. In addition to his work at the Seminary, he has given years of mission service in Southeast Asia. His wife, Linda, has also had a role in the DMin program, serving as one of the technical editors for DMin project/dissertation manuscripts for international cohorts. Due to their past and ongoing activities in education and ministry in far-reaching locations, they are experienced world travelers. He continues to be involved with the DMin program teaching in overseas cohorts for the Global Mission Leadership concentration.

Current Research or Professional Activities

Dr. Bauer has served as the chairperson of the DMin Admissions sub-committee, and also served as interim director for the Doctor of Ministry program from May-December 2015. Among other things he is involved in beyond his continued roles with the University into his retirement, he serves on the board of Adventist Frontier Missions.