Markus T. Klausli

Markus T. Klausli, Professor of New Testament
Dr. Markus Klausli
Professor of New Testament
Professor of New Testament

Dr. Klausli joined the faculty of CIU’s Seminary and School of Ministry in 2013 and teaches New Testament and Greek as well as Biblical Hermeneutics. Before coming to Columbia, he served from 2006-2007 as an adjunct professor at Southwestern Theological Seminary and then from 2007-2013 as lecturer for New Testament and dean at CIU’s European School of Culture and Theology in Korntal, Germany where he continues as an adjunct professor. He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society and is an ordained presbyter in the Anglican Church in North America (ACNA). He has taught in South Africa and served as pastor in Germany.


  • PhD, Dallas Theological Seminary
  • STM, Dallas Theological Seminary
  • MDiv, Columbia International University
  •  BA, Seattle Pacific University

Selected Publications

  • "Theological-based perceptions of God as a Possible Assessment of Spirituality.” Presented together with Julia F. Klausli at the Annual Conference of the Christian Association of Psychological Studies, Atlanta, GA, March 13, 2020. 
  • “Christians and the Judgment of God: Exploring the Warning in 1 Peter 3:12b.” Presented at the 71st Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, San Diego, CA, November 2019. 
  • Review of Mark through Old Testament Eyes: A Background & Applicational Commentary, by Andrew T. Le Peau, Through Old Testament Eyes New Testament Commentaries, ed. Andrew T. Le Peau (Grand Rapids: Kregel Academic, 2017), Journal for the Evangelical Theological Society, 61:2 (June 2018): 379-81. 
  • “Sharing in the Sufferings of the Christ: A General Genitive in 1 Peter 4:13?” Presented at the 69th Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, Providence, RI, November 16, 2017. 
  • ​​​“Marital Discord and Unanswered Prayer: Examining the Judgment Motif in 1 Peter 3:7,” presented at the 67th Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society, Atlanta, GA, November 18, 2015.

Curriculum Vitae