About the Presenter
Rev. Dr. David Hogue is Professor Emeritus of Pastoral Theology and Counseling at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary. He is the author of Remembering the Future, Imagining the Past: Story, Ritual, and the Human Brain and several book chapters and journal articles exploring the intersection of ritual, liturgy, pastoral care and counseling, and the neurosciences. An ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), David is a member and past chair of the Society for Pastoral Theology where he helped develop the Pastoral Theology and Brain Sciences working group. His interdisciplinary interests are reflected in the range of his professional associations including the American Association of Pastoral Counselors, the International Academy of Practical Theology, the International Society for Science and Religion, and the North American Academy of Liturgy. He received the Ph.D. degree from Northwestern University in Religious and Theological Studies and the M.Div. degree from Christian Theological Seminary.