- Website Director, Congregational Studies Team Web Development Project
- 111, Center for Practical Theology
- BA, University of Minnesota
MA in Sociology, University of Notre Dame
PhD, Notre Dame (expected this fall)
Ellen Childs is the Website Director for the Congregational Studies Team Web Development Project. She studies the intersection of denominational policies on congregational and pastoral life, with her dissertation focusing on the United Methodist Church. This year she is focusing on collating and organizing resources to aid congregational leaders in studying congregations. Useful citations, anecdotes, case studies, or resources are welcome – find her in the Center for Practical Theology office suite.