Emad Botros

Assistant Professor of Old Testament


Bachelor of Theology, Arab Baptist Theological Seminary
Masters of Arts, McMaster Divinity College (Hamilton, ON, CA)
Doctorate in Christian Theology of the Old Testament, McMaster Divinity College, Ontario, Canada.


Emad is married to Almess Yousif, and they have two boys Timothy and Nathaniel. After Emad and Almess graduated from ABTS, they established their pastoral ministry in Egypt for about two years, and then they moved to Canada. While in Canada, Emad joined the mission field to minister among Arab immigrants, worked in the field of social service particularly with individuals with disability, and finished his Master of Art in Christian Theology and currently working toward his Ph.D. at McMaster Divinity College.

Emad enjoys teaching about the Old Testament as well as mentoring students. In addition to his academic ministry and interest, Emad is very passionate about ministering to individuals with disability. In his free time, Emad enjoys reading, playing soccer and drums.

Areas of research, writing and teaching

Old Testament Studies, Biblical Theology, Islamic studies.