Dr Penny Martin

Role: Lecturer Pastoral Theology

Team: Academic

State: Victoria, Australia

Qualifications: Dip Min, BTheol (Hons), MTS, Grad Dip Ed, DMin


Penny has a special interest in practical theology and Christian leadership having obtained her undergraduate studies in ministry and theology with the Churches of Christ Theological College whilst working in various ministry and leadership roles within Churches of Christ in Victoria. Having worked in youth ministry, young adults’ leadership and been active in setting up leadership training within her denominational context she developed a particular passion for the value of theological reflection and formation with emerging leaders and their engagement with contemporary culture. This passion led Penny to pursue post-graduate studies while maintaining various forms of Christian leadership for over 25 years, enjoying opportunities to work actively in teaching, preaching, consulting, and writing.