Author

Mike Osler

Lay leader

Mike Osler is a lay leader who serves as co-chair of the ZOE Advocate Network for ZOE, an orphan-empowerment program operating in five African countries as well as India and Guatemala. He attended Mount Union College in Alliance, Ohio, and earned a doctor of physical therapy degree from the Duke University School of Medicine. Osler is currently the vice president of growth and development for Rock Valley Physical Therapy in Moline, Illinois. In the spring of 2015, he completed the Foundations of Christian Leadership program offered by Leadership Education at Duke Divinity.

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The Louisville Institute offers grant and fellowship programs to bridge the church and the academy and enrich the life of the church in North America. Applications are now open for six programs in 2025:

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  • First Book Grant for Scholars of Color 
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship 
  • Dissertation Fellowship 
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