John Moncher, M.A.

Associate Professor, History and Biblical Studies
(510) 485-7879


  • M.A., St. Louis University
  • B.A., Patten University


Mr. Moncher has taught at Patten University since 1976 when he graduated with his M.A. degree from St. Louis University. He has been highly adaptive in taking on new courses as the curriculum changed at the university. His teaching focuses on courses in history, theology and comparative religions.

Mr. Moncher plays trumpet in the Patten Symphonette, the Cathedral Brass Ensemble and the Bay Side Brass Quintet.