Intercultural Studies Faculty

Beth Elness-Hanson

Beth Elness-Hanson
Professor & Chair of Biblical Studies
Intercultural Studies Program Director

Contact: 425.249.4768,

With a passion for inductive biblical study and global perspectives on biblical interpretation, Professor Elness-Hanson’s specialty is the Hebrew Bible. She has a special love for the work of the church in Tanzania, where she lived and served for five years. Read full biography.

Diana Keuss

Dr. Diana Keuss
Affiliate Faculty in Intercultural Studies

Karen Scott

Dr. Karen Scott
Affiliate Faculty in Intercultural Studies

Dr. Karen Scott and her husband Ed are serving as Missionaries-in-Residence from 2013 through the 2015 academic year. Karen is teaching courses in the Intercultural Studies program, bringing to the classroom her 40 years of experience as a missionary in Bangladesh. Read full biography.