David Hilborn

Revd Dr David Hilborn

Research Supervisor - worship, the theology of culture

The Revd Dr David Hilborn (BA, MA, PhD SFHEA) is Principal of Moorlands College, UK. Before his appointment to Moorlands in 2018, David held senior leadership roles at St Mellitus College and St John’s College, Nottingham. He was Head of Theology at the Evangelical Alliance UK for nine years, also serving on the Executive of the World Evangelical Alliance Theological Commission.

David is an ordained Anglican minister and was a member of the Church of England’s Faith and Order Commission from 2006-2016. He currently chairs the Evangelical Alliance’s Theological Advisory Group and the Association of Bible College Principals. He is a graduate of the Universities of Nottingham (BA, PhD) and Oxford (MA), is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and has led or served on the ministry teams of five local churches.

He has authored or edited several books, including Picking Up the Pieces (Hodder), The Nature of Hell, ‘Toronto’ in Perspective, One Body in Christ, Movement for Change (Paternoster) and The Atonement Debate (Zondervan). David is a Londoner by birth and is married to Mia, a senior hospital chaplain. They have two grown-up children. He loves cricket and enjoys a wide range of music.