Faculty and Staff

Administration and Staff

Name Title
Dr. Heath Thomas Dean, College of Theology and Ministry
Interim Dean, Behavioral and Social Sciences & Language & Literature
Associate Vice President for Church Relations
Floyd K. Clark Chair of Christian Leadership
Professor of Old Testament
Michelle Whitlock Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Hobbs College

Full-Time Faculty

Name Title
Dr. Tawa Anderson Assistant Director of the Honors Program
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Dr. Matthew Arbo Assistant Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies
Dr. Alan Bandy Rowena R. Strickland Associate Professor of New Testament
Dr. Bruce Carlton Professor of Cross-Cultural Ministry
Dr. Matthew Emerson Associate Professor of Religion
Dickinson Chair of Religion
Master of Arts Director
Dr. David Gambo Assistant Professor of Christian Ministry
Dr. Kevin Hall Ida Elizabeth and J.W. Hollums Chair of Bible
Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies
Dr. Bobby Kelly Ruth Dickinson Professor of Religion
Dr. Randy Ridenour Professor of Philosophy

Lecturers

Name Title
Dr. Joy Turner Director of Global Mobilization, Professor of Christian Ministry
Dr. Lawrence Kirk Director of Christian Education at St. John Missionary Baptist Church, Professor of Christian Ministry
Dr. Warren McWilliams Senior Professor of Theology