Messiah College retired professor Susie Stanley receives the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Wesleyan Theological Society
March 7th, 2012
GRANTHAM, Pa. (March 7, 2012) — Susie Stanley, retired professor of historical theology at Messiah College, received the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Wesleyan Theological Society on March 2 at Travecca Nazarene University in Nashville, Tenn. at the society’s annual meeting.
Upon receiving her citation, Stanley was recognized for her teaching and pastoral careers, her contributions to various academic societies and the numerous articles, books and chapters that she authored.
About Susie Stanley
Stanley earned her Ph.D. and master’s degrees from Iliff School of Theology/University of Denver. Her bachelor’s degree is from Towson State University. Stanley served as executive director of Weslyan/Holiness Women Clergy International for 15 years and as president of the Wesleyan Theological Society (1992). She taught at Messiah College from 1995-2011. Her research and writing explore church history, women’s studies, practical ministry and Christian behavior, particularly from the nineteenth century to the present.
About Messiah College
Messiah College, a private Christian college of the liberal and applied arts sciences, enrolls more than 2,900 undergraduate and graduate students. Established in 1909, the primary campus is located in Grantham, Pa., near the state capital of Harrisburg. A satellite campus affiliated with Temple University is located in Philadelphia.