Prof. Saji Abraham

Professor of Bible Exposition
ETS

Prof. Saji Abraham is a Professor in Biblical Studies department at ETS and he is also pastoring at Hosur & Grace Bible Church for more than 20 years. He is married to Elsa Saji and is blessed with two children Timya and Tanya.

  • BTh - Grace Bible College and Seminary, (1993)
  • MA - Annamalai University, (1998)
  • MTh - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (1996)

Dr. Alias K. Eldhose

Professor of Theological Studies
Director of PhD Studies
ETS

Dr. Alias K. Eldhose (Eldy) taught at Grace Bible College for two years (1996-1998) and served in North Indian Mission Field until 2003. Completed leadership training with Child Evangelism Fellowship in Langenbruck, Basel, Switzerland (2004-05) before joining CEF of Britain as the Director of YouthChallenge®. From 2009 until the fall of 2016, Eldy served as the Teaching Assistant in the New Testament Department at DTS. Eldy also served as the Marriage Ministry Coordinator for eighteen months at Northwest Bible Church. He is married to Mercy Eldhose with two children Nathaniel and Jonathan.

  • BTh - Grace Bible College and Seminary, (1996)
  • MTh - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (2000)
  • PhD - Dallas Theological Seminary, (2017)

Dr. Benjamin George

Professor of Pastoral Studies
ETS

Prof. Benjamin George taught at ACA for 3 years before moving to Surkhet, Nepal in 2014. Later he moved to Dubai for a pastoral internship at the Redeemer Church of Dubai in 2015. Currently he serves at ETS. He is married to Miriam and they have 3 children Lydia, Asher and Jude.

  • BS - Texas A&M University, (2001)
  • MTh - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (2011)
  • DMin - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (2021)

Dr. Joy M George

Professor of Bible Exposition, ETS
Chancellor, Asian Christian Academy

Dr. Joy is the most senior teaching faculty at ETS. He has taught most of the courses offered in our curriculum, but his area of expertise is in Bible Exposition. He is married to Leela George and they have three children Stephen, Benjamin and Christine.

  • BS - Kerala University, (1970)
  • ThM - Dallas Theological Seminary, (1976)
  • PhD - Dallas Theological Seminary, (1984)

Dr. Stephen George

President, Asian Christian Academy

Dr. S. J George is a professor at ETS. His doctoral work focused on non-native speakers of English as adult learners and online theological education. This work has led to the development of the online M.A in Christian Studies at ETS. Prior to his theological education, he worked for Air Liquide as a Chemical Engineer. He is married to Rachel George and they have two children Ashish and Anjali.

  • BS - Texas A&M University, (2000)
  • MTh - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (2007)
  • MA - The University of Texas at Arlington, (2010)
  • PhD - University of North Texas, (2017)

Prof. Joy John

Professor of Theological Studies
Academic Dean
ETS

Prof. Joy John is a professor in the department of Theological Studies and selected courses in Christian Education. He is one of the elders in Hosur Brethren Assembly, a resource person for children’s ministry, a guest lecturer at graduate level colleges, and prolific speaker at conferences and seminars. His articles have appeared in Christian journals and popular magazines. He has also number of Malayalam Christian songs to his credit. He is married to Juni Joy and they are blessed with three boys, Jonathan, Jabez and Jairus.

  • BTh - South India Baptist Bible College, (1988)
  • BD - South India Baptist Bible College, (1989)
  • MTh - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (1991)

Prof. Noby T. K

Professor of Old Testament, ETS
Dean of Students, Asian Christian Academy

Prof. Noby T. K is a Professor of Old Testament Studies and Bible Exposition. He is also the Pastor of the Campus Bible Church at ACA. Before coming to ETS, Noby taught English and the Bible in Christian Mission Schools in North-East India for three years and also taught at Faith Baptist Bible College and Seminary, Cochin, Kerala for five years. He is married to Rinku and they have two children Stephen and Stephy.

  • BTh – Trivandrum Bible College, (1993)
  • BD - South India Baptist Bible College and Seminary, (1997)
  • MTh - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (2001)

Dr. Mathukutty P. M

Professor of Bible Exposition
Librarian
ETS

Dr. Mathukutty P. M is the Librarian & Professor at ETS since 1995. He is a Visiting faculty to the Brethren Bible Institute, Pathanamthitta and Stewards Bible College, Chennai. Currently academic committee member and Vice Principal of Rehoboth Theological Institute, Thrissur. He is an Elder for the last 21 years at Zion Brethren Fellowship, Bangalore. He is also the Convenor of the Joint Library Committee (JLC), Bangalore. Dr. Mathukutty is married to Shani Matthew and they are blessed with two children Samuel and Sara.

  • BA - Mangalore University, (1991)
  • BBS - India Theological Seminary, (1991)
  • MTh - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (1995)
  • MA (Christian Studies) - Madras University, (2011)
  • BLisc - Alagappa University, (2012)
  • DMin - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (2015)

Dr. Hanson Manova

Professor of Pastoral Studies
Registrar
ETS

Dr. Hanson Manova is a Professor of Pastoral Studies at ETS. He served as a co-pastor at Hosur Bible Church from 2006 - 2019 and is currently serving as a co-pastor at Tamil Baptist Church, Namakkal. Dr. Hanson has translated the following books into Tamil: Creation to Christ, An Exposition of Acts, An Exposition of Romans, Supernatural (Michael Heiser), Timothy Leadership Training Lessons series, and A Overview of the Books of the Bible. He is married to Jocelyn Marylyn Jose and they are blessed with two children Amy and Hudson.

  • BTh - South India Baptist Bible College, (2002)
  • MTh - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (2005)
  • DMin - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (2016)

Prof. Mathew K. Samuel

Professor of Theological Studies
Director of Online Education
ETS

Prof. Mathew K. Samuel is a professor of Theological Studies at ETS and currently one of the elders at Ebenezer Brethren Assembly. He is married to Reba Lilly Gaius.

  • BTh - Berean Baptist Bible College and Seminary, (2002)
  • MTh - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (2005)

Dr. Saji P. Thomas

Professor of Bible Exposition
Director of DMin Studies
ETS

Dr. Saji P. Thomas has been teaching ministry students and sharing pastoral or other church related ministries in Bangalore since 1990. He teaches Bible exposition and pastoral track courses at ETS and is the Co-pastor at Bethel Baptist Church, Bangalore. He is married to Jessy Ann and they have three children Jerusha, Shaphan and Navith.

  • BTh - Berean Baptist Bible College, (1986)
  • MTh - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (1990)
  • STM - Northwest Baptist Seminary (Graduate School of Ministry at Corban University), (1998)
  • DMin - Evangelical Theological Seminary, (2012)

Online Faculty

Dr. Dale S. Doron


  • BA
  • ThM
  • DMin

Fifty-seven years ministry experience as a pastor, translator, and professor in many countries like US, Iran, Philippines, Mexico, Russia and India. He is married to Nancy Doron.

DMin Faculty

  • Dr. Saji P. Thomas, BA, ThM, DMin - Director
  • Dr. David Fletcher, BA, ThM, DMin - Founding Director
  • Dr. S. J George, BS, MTh, MA, PhD - Professor
  • Dr. Hanson Manova, BTh, MTh, DMin - Professor
  • Dr. Nathan Baxter, BA, ThM, DMin - Guest Faculty
  • Dr. Darrell Bock, BA, ThM, PhD - Guest Faculty
  • Dr. Gene Getz, BA, ThM, PhD - Guest Faculty
  • Dr. Wayne Grudem, BA, ThM, PhD - Guest Faculty
  • Dr. Abe Kuruvilla, BA , MD, ThM, PhD - Guest Faculty
  • Dr. Bill Lawrence, BA, ThM, PhD - Guest Faculty
  • Dr. Carlos Pinto, BA, ThM, PhD - Guest Faculty
  • Dr. Tie King, BA, ThM, DMin - Guest Faculty
  • Dr. Dan Wallace, BA., ThM, PhD - Guest Faculty