Mark Wright, Ph.D.

Professor of Theology
Part Time Professor

Dr. Mark Wright is an ordained minister of the Church of the Nazarene who serves as associate pastor at Mid-City Church of the Nazarene in City Heights, San Diego. As a part-time faculty member of the School of Theology & Christian Ministry, Wright enjoys introducing his students to the rich cultural diversity of City Heights through participation in various works of mercy and on-site instruction through the Community Classroom program offered at Point Loma Nazarene University.


  • Ph.D. in Religion, Claremont Graduate University, 2010
  • M. A. in Theological Studies, Claremont School of Theology, 2002
  • B. A. in Philosophy, Northwest Nazarene University, 1995

Courses Taught

  • Ethics – PHL 211
  • Introduction to Philosophy – PHL 201
  • The Christian Tradition – CHU 395
  • Life of Holiness – THE 306
  • Old Testament History and Religion – BIB 101
  • New Testament History and Religion – BIB 102