Dr. Gregory C. Ellison, II, Assistant Professor of Pastoral Care and Counseling
Ellison has written several articles and speaks extensively on issues related to adolescence, hope, marginalization, and muteness and invisibility in African American young men. Ellison is the author of Cut Dead But Still Alive: Caring for African American Young Men
and the co-founder of Fearless Dialogues, a grassroots community empowerment initiative to improve the lives of African American young men. His current research focuses on caring for marginalized populations, pastoral care as social activism, and 20th and 21st century mysticism.
In 2010-2011, Ellison was the recipient of Candler’s “Faculty Person of the Year Award.” He is an ordained Baptist minister who has served in Methodist and Presbyterian churches.
Dr. Gregory C. Ellison, II
Candler School of Theology
1531 Dickey Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30322
- PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary, 2008
- MDiv, Princeton Theological Seminary, 2002
- BA, Emory University, 1999