SCOTT D. YOUNG
M.Div., Denver Seminary, 1978.
B.A., Biola University, 1975.
2011- 2014 – Executive Director: University Religious Conference at UCLA
2009 – Interim minister, First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Ventura, CA
1994 – 2009 Director, Graduate Student/Faculty Ministry: University of Southern California; University of California Los Angeles: InterVarsity.
1993 – 2005 Co-founder and Director: City of Angels Film Festival, Hollywood, CA
1987 – 1994 Director, Marketplace West: InterVarsity
1984 – 1987 Associate Director, Marketplace Ministries: InterVarsity
1980 – 1984 Campus Minister, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship: CSU Long Beach
1978 – 1980 Associate Minister, University Baptist Church, Long Beach, CA
American Academy of Religion
National Association of College and University Chaplains
“Networking,” in The Complete Book of Everyday Christianity, 1997.
“Resources for Marketplace Christians: Sampling and Evaluating the Materials,” in Faith Goes to Work, 1993.
• President of the Board: Culture Connection, Los Angeles, CA
• Member, Board of Directors, Academy of Judaic, Christian, and Islamic Studies, UCLA
• Member, Faculty Advisory Committee, Center for the Study of Religion, UCLA (2011- 2014)
• Faculty, Pauline Center for Media Studies, Culver City, CA (2006 – present)
• Adjunct Faculty, UCLA: FIAT LUX Program (2014)
• Visiting Faculty, ActOne Hollywood, Hollywood, CA (2000-present)
• Adjunct Faculty, Biola University, La Mirada, CA (1998-2006)
• Adjunct Faculty, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA (1987 – 2004)
• Adjunct Faculty, Art Center: College of Design, Pasadena (1997-2002)
• Adjunct Faculty, Los Angeles Film Study Center (1991-1993)
• Visiting Faculty, New College/GTU, Berkeley, CA (1989)
• Director, Photographic Exhibits, Center for Religion and Civic Culture, University of Southern California (2000 – 2005)
• Member, Reel Spirituality Think Tank, Pasadena, CA (1996 – 2006)
• Juror, Ecumenical Jury: Berlin International Film Festival (1996)
• Member, Advisory Board, Literacy in Media Awards, Los Angeles, CA (2000 – 2004)
• Senior Fellow, Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, Washington, D.C. (2003 – 2005)
• Member, Board of Directors, Coalition for Ministry in Daily Life, Seattle, WA
I am available for presentations and educational seminars on pop culture, cinema, spirituality, religion, ethics, Interreligious Dialogue, and art/creative processes.
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