the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Faculty

Administration

Dean
Gregory A. Wills, Ph.D.

Associate Dean
Donald S. Whitney, Ph.D.

Associate Dean
Thomas R. Schreiner, Ph.D.

Scripture and Interpretation Division

Department of Old Testament

Terry J. Betts

Associate Professor of Old Testament Interpretation (2009)

Russell T. Fuller

Professor of Old Testament Interpretation (1998)

Duane A. Garrett

John R. Sampey Professor of Old Testament Interpretation and Professor of Biblical Theology (2004)

Peter J. Gentry

Donald L. Williams Professor of Old Testament Interpretation (1999)

Department of New Testament

William F. Cook, III

Professor of New Testament Interpretation (2000)

Jonathan T. Pennington

Associate Professor of New Testament Interpretation (2005); Director of Research Doctoral Studies

Robert L. Plummer

Professor of New Testament Interpretation (2002)

Thomas R. Schreiner

James Buchanan Harrison Professor of New Testament Interpretation and Professor of Biblical Theology (1997); Associate Dean of the School of Theology

Mark A. Seifrid

Mildred and Ernest Hogan Professor of New Testament Interpretation (1992)

Brian J. Vickers

Professor of New Testament Interpretation and Biblical Theology (2004)

Jarvis J. Williams

Associate Professor of New Testament Interpretation (2013)

Department of Biblical Theology

James M. Hamilton

Associate Professor of Biblical Theology (2008)

Theology and Tradition Division

Department of Church History and Historical Theology

Michael A. G. Haykin

Professor of Church History and Biblical Spirituality (2008)

Thomas J. Nettles

Professor of Historical Theology (1997)

David L. Puckett

Professor of Church History (2002)

Gregory A. Wills

Professor of Church History (1997); Dean of the School of Theology (2013)

Shawn D. Wright

Associate Professor of Church History (2009)

C. Berry Driver, Jr.

Associate Vice President for Academic Resources; Seminary Librarian; Professor of Church History (2014)

Department of Christian Theology

Gregg R. Allison

Professor of Christian Theology (2009)

R. Albert Mohler, Jr.

President of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Joseph Emerson Brown Professor of Christian Theology (1993)

Bruce A. Ware

T. Rupert and Lucille Coleman Professor of Christian Theology (1998)

Stephen J. Wellum

Professor of Christian Theology (1999); Editor, The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology

Phillip Bethancourt

Assistant Professor of Christian Theology (2011)

Worldview and Culture Division

Department of Christian Philosophy

Theodore J. Cabal

Professor of Christian Philosophy and Applied Apologetics (1998)

Mark T. Coppenger

Professor of Christian Apologetics (2004)

Professor of Worldview and Culture (1999)

Department of Christian Ethics

Kenneth T. Magnuson

Professor of Christian Ethics (1999)

Ministry and Proclamation Division

Department of Christian Preaching

Kevin L. Smith

Assistant Professor of Christian Preaching (2011)

Robert A. Vogel

Carl E. Bates Professor of Christian Preaching (2003); Associate Vice President for Institutional Assessment; Advanced Master of Divinity Program Director

Hershael W. York

Victor and Louise Lester Professor of Christian Preaching (1997)

David E. Prince
Assistant Professor of Christian Preaching (2012)

Department of Practical Ministry

Donald S. Whitney

Professor of Biblical Spirituality (2005); Associate Dean of the School of Theology

Department of Biblical Counseling and Family Studies

Eric L. Johnson

Lawrence and Charlotte Hoover Professor of Pastoral Care (2009)

Jeremy P. Pierre

Assistant Professor of Biblical Counseling (2011); Dean of Students (2013)

Stuart W. Scott

Associate Professor of Biblical Counseling (2005); Executive Director, National Center of Biblical Counseling

Senior Professors

  • James W. Cox
  • John B. Polhill
  • Robert H. Stein

Retired Professors

  • Gerald L. Borchert
  • William P. Cubine
  • Richard Cunningham
  • Joel F. Drinkard, Jr.
  • E. Glenn Hinson
  • Walter C. Jackson, III
  • J. Estill Jones
  • G. Wade Rowatt, Jr.
  • Paul D. Simmons
  • Glen H. Stassen
  • Edward E. Thornton
  • E. Frank Tupper

Distinguished Professors

  • Richard Land
  • Eugene Merrill
  • Russell Moore

Visiting Professors

  • David Dockery
  • Millard J. Erickson
  • Paul Helm
  • Andreas Köstenberger
  • Kenneth A. Mathews
  • David Powlison
  • Robert Smith
  • Greg Thornbury
  • Ray Van Neste
  • Dan Block
  • William Mounce
  • Wayne Grudem
  • Doug Blount
That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.