Mark E. Ross
Mark E. Ross is Professor of Systematic Theology and Dean at the Columbia campus of Erskine Theological Seminary and Director of the Institute for Reformed Worship. He holds the First Presbyterian Church -- John R. de Witt Chair of Systematic Theology. Prior to joining the Erskine faculty in 2004 he served for twenty years as Associate Pastor for Teaching at the First Presbyterian Church in Columbia, South Carolina. From 2003-2008 he chaired the Special Committee on Worship in the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, which produced the Directory of Public Worship adopted by the church in 2008.
Education: B.A., University of Pittsburgh, 1974; M.Div., Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, 1979; Ph.D., University of Keele, England, 1984.