John Buckingham, Dean

Dr. John Buckingham


Dr. John Buckingham holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from the University of Chicago, a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from California State University, Northridge, a Doctor of Osteopathy from Kansas City College of Osteopathic Medicine, and Master of Divinity from The King’s University where he earned the Outstanding Scholar award for his graduating class.

Professional Bio

Dr. Buckingham brings a lifetime of ministry experience, academic exploration, and passion for the word of God to his role as Dean. His combined experience as a practicing medical doctor and lay minister for over thirty years has attuned him to the needs of caring for the whole person (physical, emotional, and spiritual) which uniquely qualifies him to lead the University’s pastoral ministry programs and courses.