Dr Angela Sawyer

Role: Associate Academic Dean and Head of Biblical Studies

Team: Academic

State: Victoria, Australia

Qualifications: BA (Soc Science), Grad Dip Ed, MDiv, PhD


Angela Sawyer is Head of Biblical Studies and Associate Academic Dean at ACOM. Her PhD (Whitley College, University of Divinity) explored church leavers via the theme of exile in the book of Isaiah. Angela’s current research attention includes trauma hermeneutics, Daughter Zion, and pedagogical innovation. Angela thrives on interdisciplinary approaches to biblical studies and is passionate about actively engaging users in ethical practice. With over 15 years of experience in tertiary education, Angela has specialised in academic leadership and teaching. She is accredited with the Victorian Churches of Christ and is based in Melbourne with her family and way too many pets.