Professor of World Christianities and Mission Studies, Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program Perkins School of Theology. Cardoza Orlandi is a theological educator by vocation and ministry. As a teacher, in the classroom, he seeks to create an environment of intellectual curiosity broadening the historical and theological knowledge of the practice of Christian mission. As a researcher, his work focuses on the history of the Christian movement, with an interest in intercultural and inter-religious processes. Cardoza Orlandi is an active member of his local congregation.