Dr Cathy Ross

Dr Cathy Ross

Research Supervisor - Contextual theology, pioneer mission and ministry

Dr Cathy Ross is Canon Theologian at Leicester Cathedral; Tutor in Contextual Theology at Ripon College Cuddesdon; MA Coordinator for Pioneer Leadership Training at CMS (Church Mission Society); and Lecturer in Mission at Regent’s Park College, Oxford. Until 2016 she was the General Secretary of the International Association for Mission Studies. She has previously worked in Rwanda, Congo and Uganda with NZCMS.

Her research interests are in the areas of contextual theologies, World Christianity, feminist theologies and hospitality. She is married to Steve, a GP in Oxford and they have three children and two grandchildren. She enjoys tennis, swimming, coffee, travel and watching the All Blacks.