REV. DR. BABU C. is the Assistant Professor and Head of the Department of the Department of History of Christianity at GLTC. He earned his B.Th. degree (200-2004) from the Allahabad Theological Seminary, Allahabad, U.P. and B.D. (2006-2008) from the United Theological College, Bengaluru, Karnataka. He has completed his M.Th. degree (2011-2013) from the Tamilnadu Theological Seminary, Madurai, Tamilnadu and his master’s research work is entitled as “Impact of Christianity among Banjara Tribal Community in Bagepalli Taluk of Chikkaballapur District from 1982-2010.” He earned his doctoral degree from the United Theological College, Bengaluru (2015-2019) and his doctoral dissertation is “From Divergence Towards Cooperation: Historical Shifts in Understanding of Mission and Evangelism among the Evangelicals and Ecumenicals (1961-2013). Dr. Babu has teaching experience in various theological institutions, such as Acts Academy of Higher Education, Bengaluru (2019-2020), Susamaachaar Theological Seminary and College, Bhopal (2014-2015), Antioch Biblical Seminary and College, Puducherry, (2014-2014), Elips Bible College (2009-2011). In additions, he has served in various capacities in academic and ministerial organizations as Coordinator, Librarian, Pastor, Team Leader and Grass Root Pioneer Evangelist, etc.
REV. DR. J. G. JACOB SUNDAR SINGH is an ordained minister of the Tamil Evangelical Lutheran Church and serves as the Associate Professor of History of Christianity at GLTC. He earned his B.D. degree from Gurukul Lutheran Theological College and Research Institute, Chennai and M.Th. from United Theological College, Bengaluru. He has completed his doctoral studies from South Asia Theological Research Institute (SATHRI). He has several years of pastoral experience since 1989. He has taught in the Department of History of Christianity at GLTC from 2002-2005. In addition, he has served as Director of TELC’s Ziegenbalg Spiritual Centre, Tharangambadi (2009-2010) and National Coordinator for Dalit and Adivasi Desk at the United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India (UELCI), Chennai (2010-2013).
REV. DR. S. DAVID JOSEPH RAJ is an ordained minister of the Church of South India (Kanyakumari Diocese) and serves as Assistant Professor in the Department of History of Christianity at GLTC.