Dr Kirk Franklin

Associate Faculty - Global Missional Leadership

Kirk Franklin holds a PhD, MA and BA (Honours) from the University of Pretoria, South Africa, all in the field of missiology; and a BA (Intercultural Studies) from Tabor College Victoria.

Kirk has authored the book ‘Towards Global Missional Leadership’ (published by Regnum) and has had many academic journal articles and book chapters published on themes about the intersection of globalisation and missional leadership.

For the past 40 years Kirk has held media-communications, management, executive leadership and governance roles in mission agencies associated with the Wycliffe Global Alliance.

Kirk was born and raised in Papua New Guinea, has US and Australian citizenship and lives with his wife Christine in Melbourne and are are long time active members of the Warrandyte Community Church, Victoria