school of theology and ministry
Steffano Montano is a first generation Cuban-American who lives his identity as one of the many gente puente. His scholarship is focused on critiquing the religious education of Hispanics in the U.S. from a postcolonial perspective and surfacing global voices within theological curricula. He is also involved in activism in the fields of environmental justice, immigration, and the abolition of the death penalty. He previously served as a lecturer in theology and service-learning coordinator for the Department of Theology and Philosophy at Barry University in Miami, FL. He and his spouse are loving parents to their curious and precocious daughter.
M.A. Barry University, 2011
B.A. Political Science, Florida International University, 2007
Area of Interest
Critical race theory
Director: Hosffman Ospino
Why the PhD in Theology and Education
The ability to impact the ways in which Christians are formed and educated is key for ecclesial reform and social change. To that end, this interdisciplinary program grants access to the best insights from the fields of practical theology, religious education, and curriculum and instruction.