Dr. Ben Rhodes is Senior Manager, Theological Studies and Resident Research Scholar in the Christian Institute on Disability at the Joni and Friends International Disability Center. Among other responsibilities, Dr. Rhodes helps oversee international education and training at Joni and Friends. He and his wife Katie enjoy traveling to new places, great books, and good food. Katie works with survivors of human trafficking, and they are both committed to faith-based partnerships with vulnerable populations. Dr. Rhodes holds a PhD in systematic theology from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland, and is passionate about the transformational effect of theology in the daily practice of Christian life.