Efrain Agosto
Professor of New Testament Studies, New York Theological Seminary

Efraín Agosto is the Professor of New Testament Studies at New York Theological Seminary. Formerly, he taught at Hartford Seminary (1995-2011). He completed studies at Columbia University (B.A., 1977), Gordon-Conwell Seminary (M.Div., 1982) and Boston University (Ph.D., 1996). He is the author of two books: "Servant Leadership: Jesus and Paul" (Chalice Press, 2005) and "Corintios" (Fortress Press, 2008), a Spanish-language commentary on 1-2 Corinthians, in addition to numerous articles and book chapters, mostly in Pauline studies.

Efraín is a Puerto Rican New Yorker, who currently resides with his wife Olga in West Hartford, Connecticut. They have two adult children, and are members of the United Church of Christ.