Assistant Dean and Registrar
Contact information: 
(313) 883-8512

Dr. David Twellman, Assistant Dean of Studies and Registrar, has been at Sacred Heart Major Seminary since 2015. A former United Methodist pastor, he entered into full communion with the Catholic Church in 1999.  Prior to his service at Sacred Heart, he taught and served in academic administration at the University of Dallas and Ave Maria University from 1999-2014.  Dr. Twellman received a B.A. in Biblical Education and Theology (summa cum laude) from Florida Bible College in 1981; a Th.M. in Semitics and Old Testament Studies from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1986; both an M.Div. and D.Min. from Southern Methodist University in 1988 and 1995; and an M.T.S. from the University of Dallas in 2003.  

He is the author of The Minor Prophets: Introductions and Notes for the Ignatius Study Bible and A Cumulative Scripture Index to Sources of Catholic Doctrine.  He is a member of the Fellowship of Catholic Scholars.