Dr. Thomas Korcok

Work Experience

Teaching Experience

Associate Professor, Concordia University, Chicago, Illinois, Department of Theology and Foreign Languages, 2014-present

Teaching Spiritual Nurture for Children (Teacher Ed Program), Confirmation and Catechetics, and Christian Life. Responsible for course development, instruction and grading.

Senior Instructor, Niagara University, Niagara Falls, New York, Department of Religious Studies, 2010-2013

Taught Introduction to Religion (REL 101) and Religion and Film (REL 399). Responsible for course development, instruction and grading.

Instructor, Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, Department of Practical Theology, 2004-2008

Taught educational theory and methodology to graduate students. Designed and taught course on religious education. Held full responsibility for course development, instruction and grading. Acted as M.Div. treatise advisor.

Other Related Work Experience

Pastor, St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada, 2007-2012

Responsible for the care and provision of pastoral services and educational programs. Developed congregational transition plan.

Director of Advancement, Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, 2007

Supervised efforts to generate voluntary financial support and programs of planned giving, coordinated fund-raising proposals to various support agencies and organizations, interpreted the mission of the seminary to its constituencies, coordinated representation at various meetings and special events.

Pastor and Educational Administrator, Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church and School, Pembroke, Ontario, Canada, 1994-2006

Responsible for the care and provision of pastoral services for a large congregation, supervision of an elementary school (JK – Grade 8), teaching of Logic and Latin (Grade 7 & 8), curriculum development for elementary grades, personnel management, educational policy development, and public relations.