Rick Weymouth

Rick Weymouth is the e-Learning Director for the Arabic language Program for Theological Education by Extension (PTEE), based in Jordan, where he has served since 2005. Rick holds a PhD in theology (Otago University, NZ), building on two earlier theology degrees, and a bachelor’s in chemical engineering. Originally from Australia, Rick is married with two older teenage sons. He has been a mission partner with Middle East Christian Outreach (MECO) and the New Zealand Church Missionary Society (NZCMS), serving in both the Middle East and Asia since 1996. In 2018 his family relocated to New Zealand, with Rick now working for the PTEE at a distance. He has also been a member of the Asia Theological Association (ATA)’s Commission for Accreditation and Educational Development (CAED) since 2010, and is a co-editor of the ATA’s “Manual for Accreditation.” For nine years he had a similar role in the Middle East and North Africa Association for Theological Education (MENATE). Since 2010, Rick has been an Increase Equipper and co- authored Standards and Guidelines for Online Evangelical Theological Education published by ICETE in 2019 as part of its larger Standards and Guidelines for Global Evangelical Theological Education (SG-GETE).