Arch Wong, PhD

Professor of Practical Theology, Arch Wong
Professor of Practical Theology
Cross-Appointment, School of Education
Associate Director, Flourishing Congregations Institute

Teaching and Research Interests

Arch’s current research is in the areas of discipleship/spiritual and character formation, pastoral care, congregational studies, flourishing congregations, pastoral and teacher well-being, qualitative and quantitative research methodologies for practical theology and education, and western/Indigenous/Asian epistemologies. Arch is big sports fan of the Saskatchewan Roughriders and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and an avid road cyclist.

Signature Courses

  • ED 501 Teaching and Learning
  • SCMP 600 An Application of Curriculum Contexts: Teachers and Teaching
  • SCMP 700 Synthesis of Schools and Classrooms: Society and Cultures
  • PT 710 Ministry Values and Practice


PhD (University of Regina)

DMin (Fuller Theological Seminary)

STM (Regis College, University of Toronto)

MDiv (McMaster Divinity College)

BA (McMaster University)

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