The Board of Directors of Wartburg Theological Seminary invites nominations and applications for the calling of its next President. Wartburg is a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America located in Dubuque, Iowa.

Wartburg Theological Seminary is in a position of financial and program vitality, having welcomed one of the largest classes in its history in the fall of 2019. Wartburg’s next President will continue to discern the changing leadership needs of the church and address them through strategic, innovative initiatives that meet the theological and practical challenges of theological education for the sake of the gospel.

Visit the page below to learn about Wartburg Seminary, the position, qualifications, and how to nominate a candidate to serve as the next president of this beloved seminary.

Diversity Statement

Wartburg Theological Seminary recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law.

Contact Information

All questions about the WTS Presidential search should be directed to