Allie Utley

Interim Chaplain
Graduate School of Theology

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Education

Ph.D. Candidate, Vanderbilt University (Expected Graduation May 2020)

M.Div., Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary | 2010—2013

M.A., The Ohio State University | 2007—2009

B.A. Music, Appalachian State University | 2003—2007

Contact

Marin Campus
Montgomery Hall 106
P: 415.451.2833
E: allie_utley@redlands.edu

Schedule a virtual appointment

Experience

Associate, Worship Design Studios, present
Write and curate content for worship design studio’s Advent and Lenten series.

Master Teaching Fellow, Vanderbilt University, 2018—2019
Served as an aid to current teaching assistants and provide continuing education opportunities.

University of the Redlands Graduate School of Theology
Visiting Instructor
Introduction to Preaching, Spring 2020
Sacred Sounds: A History and Theology of Church Music, Spring 2020
Vital Worship in the 21st Century, Fall 2019
Vital Worship in the 21st Century, Online, Fall 2019
Lexington Theological Seminary
Instructor
New Birth to Dying in Christ, Online, Fall 2019
Vanderbilt University
Teaching Associate
Fundamentals of Preaching with Professor John McClure, Spring 2018
Fundamentals of Preaching with Professor John McClure, Spring 2017
Preaching the Lectionary with Bishop Joe Pennel, Spring 2016
Oratory and Rhetoric for Proclamation with Professor Dale Andrews, Fall 2014

Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Research Assistant

Professor of Homiletics and Liturgical Studies, Jennifer Lord, 2011—2013

Chapel Worship Coordinator
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, 2013—2014
Worship Consultant
Education Beyond the Walls, Austin Seminary, Spring 2013—2014
Student Representative to Faculty Worship Committee
Austin Seminary, Fall 2011-2013
Instructional Aide
The Church as Worshipping Community, Professor Jen Lord, Spring 2014
Sunday and Sacraments/Page to Practice, Professor Jen Lord, Spring 2014
The Church as Worshipping Community, Professor Jen Lord, Spring 2013
Elementary Hebrew, Professor Song Park, Spring 2013
Introduction to Preaching, Professor KC Ptomey, Fall 2012
Elementary Hebrew, Professor Gregory Cuellar, Spring 2012
The Church as Worshipping Community, Professor Jen Lord, Spring 2012
The Ohio State University
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Music Theory/Aural Skills, Fall 2007—Spring 2009
Appalachian State University
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Music Theory for Professor Gabe Fankhauser, 2007
Instructor
Hayes School of Music Community Music School, 2006—2007

Publications

Utley, Allie. “Jeremiah 18:1-11 and Deuteronomy 30:15-20” Connections: A
Lectionary Commentary Series. (Westminster John Knox Press). (forthcoming)

Utley, Allie. “Jeremiah 4:11-12 and Exodus 32:7-14” Connections: A Lectionary
Commentary Series. (Westminster John Knox Press). (forthcoming)

Utley, Allie. “Jeremiah 8:18-9:1 and Amos 8:4-7” Connections: A Lectionary
Commentary Series. (Westminster John Knox Press). (forthcoming)

Utley, Allie, “Children and Dance: Spontaneous Tempo, Body Morphology
and The Problem of Synchronizing to an External Beat,” Ohio State Online
Music Journal. (Vol. 2).

Awards, Honors, and Grants

Fellowship in Theology and Practice, Vanderbilt University
David L. Stitt Fellowship, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, January 2013
Calhoun Book Award, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, 2012

Invited Presentations

Utley, Allie. “All the feels: an autoethnography of liturgy and affect” Paper to be presented at the annual North American Academy of Liuturgy (2020)

Utley, Allie. “Affect and the Study of Liturgy". Paper presented at the annual North American Academy of Liuturgy (2018)

Affiliations

Academy of Homiletics
North American Academy of Liturgy
American Academy of Religion