Rev Dr Nigel Pegram

Rev Dr Nigel Pegram

Doctor of Ministry Program Director

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Qualifications

DMin (Tabor Adelaide)
Dissertation Title Emotional Intelligence and the Prevention of Ministry Burnout 2015

MTh (Melbourne College of Divinity)
Dissertation Title Exegetical Issues in Hosea 1-3 1999

BTh (Hons) (Murdoch University)
Dissertation Title The Translation of אַף כִּי־ Using Functional Grammar 1989

DipMin (Hons) (Churches of Christ Theological College, Mulgrave, Vic) 2000

Research Interests

The person and practice of ministry, particularly sustainability in ministry.  Other ministry interests include teamwork, leadership, spiritual formation, and organisational leadership. Biblical studies is another key area, with an emphasis on the Hebrew Bible.

 

Book

  • 2010
    • Pegram, N.D. & Tan R. (2010). Ministry Life Skills Foundations. Minstry Life Skills Centre, Perth.

Book Chapter

  • 2012
    • Pegram, N.D.(2012). Emotional Intelligence and Ministry Burnout In Jon Newton, New Frontiers: Redefining Christian Ministry in 21st Century Contexts (pp. 154-188). Mosaic, Preston, Vic.

Journal Article

  • 2018
    • Pegram, N. (2018). Emotion and Ministry, a Study in Research Methodology. Journal of Contemporary Ministry, 4 47-60. | Link to journal
  • 2017
    • Pegram, N.D.(2017). Passion and Sustainable Ministry. Pointers: Bulletin of the Christian Research Association, 27(2) 7-10.
    • Pegram, Nigel (2017). Appreciative Inquiry — A Strategy for Being a Healthy Church. Journal of Contemporary Ministry, 3 67-81. | Link to journal

Presentations

Academic Conference

  • 2019
    • Moving forward in empirical ministry research: case studies in measuring emotional intelligence and passion in Christian ministry (2019), British and Irish Association for Practical Theology, Liverpool, UK, 09 Jul 2019
  • 2018
    • Addressing Workplace Injustice: The Contribution of Nonviolent Communication and Emotional Intelligence (2018), Ministry Research Conference, Knox, Vic, 06 Sep 2018
      Co-presenter: Glamorgan, A.
  • 2017
    • Navigating Ministry Life Transitions (2017), Harvest Research Conference, Scoresby, Vic, 25 Aug 2017
      Co-presenter: Buchanan, G.
  • 2015
    • Emotion and ministry: in search of intelligence (2015), Harvest Ministry Research Conference, Scoresby, Vic, 28 Aug 2015
  • 2014
    • Appreciative inquiry—a strategy for being a healthy church (2014), BIAPT Annual Conference, Edinburgh, UK, 15 Jul 2014
    • Appreciative inquiry—a strategy for being a healthy church (2014), ANZATS Annual Conference, Fremantle, WA, 01 Jul 2014
  • 2013
    • Appreciative inquiry—a strategy for being a healthy church (2013), Harvest Research Conference, Scoresby, Vic, 28 Aug 2013
  • 2012
    • Emotional Intelligence and Ministry Burnout (2012), New Frontiers: Redefining Christian Ministry in 21st Century Contexts, Dandenong, Vic, 23 Aug 2012

Scholarship Publications

Book Review

  • 2016
    • Pegram, N. (2016). Review of "The willpower instinct: how self-control works, why it matters, and what you can do to get more of it" by K. McGonigal. Journal of Contemporary Ministry, 2 109-110. | Link to journal
  • 1989
    • Pegram, N.D.(1989). Book Review: Schiffrin, D., "Discourse Markers". Australian Journal of Linguistics, 9(2) 356-357. | Link to journal

Professional Memberships

Society for Pastoral Theology (since 2017)

The British & Irish Association for Practical Theology (BIAPT) (since 2013)

Completed Supervision

  • 2017
    • Andrew Drummond, Types of external expert helps/resources that people in ministry are using for the purpose of self-leadership amongst Pentecostal pastors (Masters Project/Thesis), 2017
  • 2015
    • Matthew Law, Professional and Personal Staff Empowerment (Masters Project/Thesis), 2015

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