Michael Morelli, Ph.D.

Michael Morelli

Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Studies,
Assistant Professor of Theology, Culture and Ethics


  • Ph.D. in Theological Ethics, University of Aberdeen, School of Divinity, 2019
  • M.A. in Christian Studies, ACTS Seminaries, 2014
  • B.A. in English and Communications, Simon Fraser University, 2009


  • Theology, Ethics, and Technology in the Work of Jacques Ellul and Paul Virilio. (forthcoming)
  • Jacques Ellul and the Desert. (forthcoming)
  • Articles, reviews and presentations

Courses Taught

  • Be in Community (lecturer)
  • Be a Disciple (lecturer)
  • Cornerstone (lecturer)
  • Research, Writing and the Ministry of Scholarship (lecturer)


  • Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Studies, Assistant Professor, Theology, Culture & Ethics, Northwest Seminary, 2019 – Present
  • Administrative Coordinator, Religion and Surveillance Network, 2017-2018
  • Communications Coordinator and Managing Editor, Village Church, 2013-2015
  • Worship Arts Pastor, The Port Church, 2011-2013


  • Theology, ethics, and technology in the work of Jacques Ellul and Paul Virilio; theological ethics, meaning the ways God confronts and changes the realities that make up our existence; theology, morality, culture, politics, and technology.
  • Spending time with family and friends, surrounding himself with art and media, cooking, and coffee.