Kurt D. Nelson

Dean of Religious and Spiritual Life

Office: Lorimer 034 [ campus map ]
Box 4272

Phone: 207-859-4272
Fax: 207-859-4251
Mailing Address:
4272 Mayflower Hill
Waterville, Maine 04901-8842
Nelson, Kurt D.


Bachelor of Arts, St. Olaf College
Master of Divinity, Yale Divinity School

Courses Currently Teaching

CourseCourse Title
RE242 AThe Good Life

Professional Information

Prior to arriving at Colby in August of 2012, Kurt spent five years at Dartmouth College initiating and advising multi-faith programs and leading ecumenical Christian worship. Kurt is a graduate of St. Olaf College and Yale Divinity School. His passions include multi-faith community, Ecumenism, green theology, and being happily married. He is the fifth most charming member of his household following (in some order) his wife Joanna, their daughter Lillian, their son Elliott and their dog Grover. You can email him at kdnelson@colby.edu.


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