Prof. Jesse Sudirgo, PhD cand.
Title & Contact Info
Director of Master of Divinity Church in the City Program
Assistant Professor of Contextual Ministry
Email: jsudirgo [at] tyndale.ca
Phone: 416.226.6620 ext. 2843
PhD (cand.), University of Toronto
MA, University of Toronto, 2018
MA, Fuller Theological Seminary, 2011
BA, York University, 2008
Areas of Specialization
Contextual theology, public theology, urban ministry, missional leadership, community development, social justice
Jesse Sudirgo is the Director of the Masters of Divinity Church in the City (In-Ministry) Program and Assistant Professor of Contextual Ministry at the Seminary. He has a diverse breadth of experience in multiple disciplines of ministry in both the church and non-profit sectors. He is the former Director of Street-Involved Services at the YSM Evergreen Centre and continues to consult with churches in their engagement with poverty in the city. He brings to his work a conviction for interdisciplinary theological reflection that considers those most marginalized in society. His background in church planting in Boston Massachusetts has shaped his interests in missional lay leadership, community development, and urban poverty.