Robert V. Roethemeyer, M.A.L.S.

Associate Professor of Pastoral Ministry and Missions
Director of Library
V.P. of Strategic Planning and Mission Execution


Professor Roethemeyer graduated from the University at Nebraska in Lincoln in 1981 and from Concordia Seminary at St. Louis in 1986. During the 1986-1987 academic year he pursued an S.T.M. in Systematic and Exegetical Theology while serving as a Graduate Reference Assistant at Concordia Seminary Library. In 1987 he began M.A. studies in Library and Information Science at the University of Missouri in Columbia. He received his M.A.L.S. in 1993. Pastor Roethemeyer served as Public Services Librarian and Art Curator at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis from May 1988 until May 1997 and as pastoral assistant at Blessed Savior Lutheran Church in Florissant, Missouri from 1989-1995.

In June of 1997 he joined the faculty of Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, defining a new administrative role as Director of Library and Information Services. He is working to integrate traditional and non-traditional information resources into the fabric of the current campus and ultimately into a new library/information center.

Professor Roethemeyer and his wife, Kay, have one child, their daughter Christina.