Mona Tokarek LaFosse

Mona Tokarek LaFosse is the Assistant Professor of Christian Scriptures and Sacred Texts at Martin Luther University College (formerly Waterloo Lutheran Seminary), which is federated with Wilfrid Laurier University. She completed a PhD in the Department for the Study of Religion at the University of Toronto (2011) as well as an MA in Religion and Culture at Wilfrid Laurier University. Her research focuses on age structure, aging and gender, and intergenerational relationships in the ancient Mediterranean and in early Christianity—particularly in 1 Timothy and the Apostolic Fathers—using a social-scientific lens. Her teaching includes topics in the realm of Bible (obviously), exegesis, evil, age, apocalypticism, apocrypha, Koine Greek, and Jesus (of course).

Martin Luther University College, Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON  N2L 3C5