Professor of Urban and Islamic Studies
Mark Hausfeld has 25 years of pastoral and missionary experience in Chicago, Pakistan and Central Asia. He spent seven years in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan as a missionary with Assembies of God World Missions (AGWM) where they started Teen Challenge Pakistan and assisted two church plants.
Dr. Hausfeld served as the international director of Global Initiative: Reaching Muslim Peoples (2009-2015). As director, he collaborated with national churches around the world, AGWM regions and local churches in the United States to equip and mobilized them to reach Muslims everywhere. As the President of Global Oasis: Engaging Muslim Peoples, Dr. Hausfeld administrates a ministry organization that trains and mobilizes people to reach Muslims around the world.
From 2000 to 2008, Mark served as the Area Director for AGWM Central Eurasia. In this role, he provided pastoral care, strategic consultation and administration for missionaries and national leaders in the region.
Mark received his B.A. from Evangel University, his M.Div. from AGTS, and a Doctor of Ministry (urban missions) from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary.