Kevin Brown

Kevin BrownAssociate Professor
Caskey Chair of Church and Community Ministries

Office: Leeke Magee Counseling Center, 106
Office Phone: (504) 816-8305
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E-Mail: kbrown@nobts.edu

Education

  • Wheaton College, B.A. Psychology, 1983
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, MSW, 1986
  • University of New Orleans, M.S. and PhD in Urban Studies, 2016

Teaching Experience

  • Adjunct Professor, Tulane School of Social Work
  • Adjunct Professor, New Orleans School of Urban Ministry

Teaching Specializations

  • Community-based Social Work

Ministry Experience

  • 1998-2014, Executive Director, Trinity Christian Community, New Orleans
  • 1988-1998, Director of Adolescent and Family Services, Minirth-Meier Clinic of Wheaton, IL
  • 1986-1988, Family Therapist, Midwest Family Services, Chicago, IL

Publications

Books

  • MacDonald, M., Brown, K.J. and Mitsch, R. (1991). Setting New Boundaries: Daily Devotions for Those in Recovery, Nashville: Thomas Nelson
  • Brown, K.J. and Mitsch, R. (1992). You Take over God, I Can't Handle It: Daily Devotions for Guys. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.
  • Brown, K.J. and Mitsch, R. (1993). The Quest: A Self-Discovery Adventure for Teens. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.

Dissertation

  • Brown, K.J., (2016). You Could Get Killed Any Day in Hollygrove: A Qualitative Study of Neighborhood-Level Homicide. University of New Orleans Theses and Dissertations. Paper 2131. http://scholarworks.uno.edu/td/2131

Journal Articles

  • Brown, K.J. (1991). Honor your parents: A closer look. "Christian Psychology for Today", 7(2): 6-7.
  • Brown, K.J. (2009, October). "The Christian's razor edge: Social action in the context of the Great Commission, Proceedings of the North American Association of Christians in Social Work". Retrieved from: http://www.nacsw.org/Publications/Proceedings2009/BrownKChristiansRazorF.pdf.
  • Brown, K.J. (2010, September 27). The Christian way is far more than spiritual. At The Threshold. Retrieved from http://atthethreshold.org/2012/09/27/the-christian-way-is-far-more-than-spiritual.
  • Brown, K.J. (2011). The Irish in New Orleans: The New Basin Canal. Gathering Magazine. Retrieved from http://gatheringmagazine.com/the-irish-in-new-orleans.
  • Brown, K.J. (2011). Lafitte: Buccaneer or businessman?. Gathering Magazine. Retrieved from http://gatheringmagazine.com/jean-lafitte.
  • Brown, K.J. (2012). Margaret Haughery: The bread woman of New Orleans. Gathering Magazine. Retrieved from http://gatheringmagazine.com/the-irish-in-new-orleans-margaret-haughery.
  • Brown, K.J. (2013). Making groceries: Schwegmann Brothers Giant Supermarket. Gathering Magazine. Retrieved from http://gatheringmagazine.com/makin-groceries-schwegmanns-style/.
  • Brown, K.J. (2013). Joseph Guillaume: The Star Car, Part 1 of 3. New Orleans Historical, accessed August 8, 2014, http://www.neworleanshistorical.org/items/show/545?tour=29&index=0#.U_8g7fldV8E
  • Brown, K.J. (2013). Joseph Guillaume: Streetcar Segregation, Part 2 of 3. New Orleans Historical, accessed August 8, 2014, http://www.neworleanshistorical.org/items/show/547?tour=29&index=1#.U_8gn_ldV8E
  • Brown, K.J. (2013). Joseph Guillaume's Audacious Ride, Part 3 of 3. New Orleans Historical, accessed August 8, 2014, http://www.neworleanshistorical.org/items/show/548#.U_8gNfldV8E
  • Brown, K.J. (2013). Bibiliography for Joseph Guillaume and The Star Cars. New Orleans Historical. Retrieved from http://www.neworleanshistorical.org/items/show/553#.U_8hU_ldV8E.
  • Brown, K.J. (2014). Joseph Guillaume’s audacious ride. Gathering Magazine. Retrieved from http://gatheringmagazine.com/joseph-guillaumes-audacious-ride-by-kevin-brown.
  • Brown, K.J. (2014). Hurricane Katrina, in D.C. Hillis, Cities; Playgrounds or battlegrounds. Tacoma, WA: Leadership Foundations Press.
  • Brown, K.J. (2015). A biblical take on anxiety. BCFSN Transformation, 8(2): 2-3.
  • Brown, K.J. (2015). Review of G.S. Smith's The testing of God's sons: The refining of faith as a Biblical theme. Journal for Baptist Theology and Ministry, 12(2): 80-81.
  • Brown, K.J. (2015, November). Seeking the shalom of New Orleans: 47 years of urban community building. "Proceedings of the North American Association of Christians in Social Work." Retrieved from http://www.nacsw.org/Convention/BrownKSeekingtheShalomFINAL.pdf.

The President's Call to Service Award President George W. Bush 

Citizen of the Year  The United States Marshals Service 

Paul Harris Fellowship  Rotary International 

Meritorious Public Servant of the Year  The Attorney General of the United States 

Outstanding Graduate Student, Planning and Urban Studies, 2016

Personal Websitehttp://kbrown803.wix.com/home