Dr. Kevin Smith
Head of Academics
Kevin, who is the Head of Academics l of SATS, obtained his first doctorate from Stellenbosch University and his Ph.D. from SATS. He has a deeply insightful approach to theology and has already made a significant contribution in his relatively short career.
Prof. Dan Lioy
Senior Research Manager
Dan completed his doctoral studies at North-West University. He is widely published and has a particular interest in intertextuality between the testaments, Biblical ethics and spiritual care in professional settings. Dan has extensive experience in tertiary education and a passion for scholarly excellence.
Dr. Noel Woodbridge
Noel has a D.Ed in Philosophy of Education from UNISA and a D.Th in Practical Theology from the University of Zululand and was awarded a bursary create a Faculty Exchange at the San Diego State University. Noel has published numerous journal articles in the fields of Education and Practical Theology and has presented several papers to professional audiences.
Dr. Alberto Roldan
Alberto obtained his D.Th. at ISEDET in Buenos Aires and currently serves as the Director Of Postgraduate Studies at FIET in Argentina.
Dr. Bill Grover
After 35 years of public, secondary school teaching, Bill received his doctorate from Unizul at 65 years of age. Along with H. Wayne House, Bill is co-author of “Does God Feel Your Pain?” now being reprinted for distribution in South Africa and neighbouring countries.”
Dr. Chris Sugden
Chris was awarded his Ph.D. by the Council for National Academic Awards. He was part of the team that founded the Oxford Centre for Mission Studies. He is on the preaching team at St Leonards Church, Eynsham, Oxfordshire
Dr. David Roldan
David recently completed his Ph.D. at the South African Theological Seminary. He currently serves as Dean of Instituto Theologica FIET in Argentina.
Dr. Norberto Saracco
Norberto, who recently headed the Latin American delegation to the Lausanne Congress in Cape Town, obtained his Ph.D. from Birmingham University. He has been the Director of FIET (Facultad Internacional de Educacion Teologica) since 1977 and has served as a visiting professor at a number of seminaries.
Dr. Robert Brodie
Robert completed his doctoral Studies at St. Augustine. He has many years of experience in education at various levels, particularly distance education. He served as a teacher trainer and senior administrator at a College of Education that provided further education for serving teachers by means of distance education.
Rev. Vernon Light
M.Th. (Ph.D. candidate)
Vernon obtained his masters at the University of Fort Hare. He taught at a number of high schools in South Africa and became the Principal of the Bible Institute Eastern Cape, Port Elizabeth. He presently lectures at the Bible Institute Eastern Cape.