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John Culp, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, Department of Theology and Philosophy
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 5243
Fax: (626) 815-5469
During his seminary education, John Culp, Ph.D., committed himself to the philosophical pursuit of wisdom through the Wesleyan theological tradition. He specializes and has published in the areas of philosophy of religion and Wesleyan theology. Students and soccer players in Kentucky, Indiana, and Illinois helped prepare him to teach philosophy courses to students at APU. His interests include traveling, reading, and sports.


Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University
M.A., Butler University
M.Div., Asbury Theological Seminar
B.A., Greenville College


  • School of Theology
    • Department of Theology & Philosophy


  • History of Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Religion

Courses Taught

PHIL 220 – Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 320 – History of Early Modern Philosophy
PHIL 410 – Philosophy of Religion
PHIL 496 – Senior Seminar

Office Hours

Monday and Wednesday, 2–4 p.m.

Office Location

John and Marilyn Duke Academic Complex, Room 241, West Campus

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