the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Departmental Faculty

Full Professors

Daniel S. Dumas

Professor of Christian Ministry and Leadership (2013); Senior Vice President for Institutional Administration; Executive Director, The Center for Christian Preaching

Timothy Paul Jones

C. Edwin Gheens Professor of Christian Family Ministry (2007); Associate Vice President for Online Learning and Extension Education; Editor, The Journal of Discipleship and Family Ministry

Brian C. Richardson

Basil Manly Jr. Professor of Leadership and Discipleship (1996); Chair, Department of Leadership and Discipleship

T. Vaughn Walker

WMU Professor of Christian Ministries (1996) and Professor of Black Church Studies (1986)

Associate Professors

Randy L. Stinson

Associate Professor of Leadership and Family Ministry (2005); Senior Vice President for Academic Administration and Provost

Michael S. Wilder

J. M. Frost Associate Professor of Leadership and Discipleship (2006); Associate Vice President for Doctoral Studies

Assistant Professor

John David Trentham

Assistant Professor of Leadership and Discipleship (2012); Director of the Doctor of Education Program

Distinguished Professor

Mary Kassian

Distinguished Professor of Women’s Studies (2005)

Visiting Professor

Troy W. Temple

Visiting Professor of Youth and Family Ministry (2013)

That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.