the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Gregg R. Allison

Professor of Christian Theology (2003)

Dr. Allison came to Southern in 2003 from Western Seminary in Portland, Oregon, where he taught Theology and Church History for nine years. He also served as an Adjunct at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, IL; Elgin Community College, Elgin, IL; Judson College, Elgin, IL; Institute of Biblical Studies, Western Europe and the United States; and the Resurgence Training Center (Mars Hill Church/Acts 29).

Dr. Allison has 18 years of ministry experience as a staff member of Campus Crusade, where he worked in campus ministry, as well as serving as a missionary to Italy and Switzerland. He also co-pastored a church in Lugano, Switzerland.

He is the author of Historical Theology: An Introduction to Christian Doctrine and other books.  He is currently the book review editor for theological, historical, and philosophical studies, Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society.

Dr. Allison is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society, in which he serves on the editorial and membership committees and regularly presents papers at its national meetings.

Gregg R. Allison

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B.S., Northern Illinois University; M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.