Full-Time Faculty

Coleman, Anita S.

Associate Professor of Bibliography and Research
Director of Library Services for the Ernest Miller White Library
Office: Ernest Miller White Library
Education: Stella Maris College (Madras, India), BA; University of Madras (Chennai, India), MLIS; Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, MS; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, PhD
Denomination: Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
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Cowser, Angela

Associate Dean of Black Church Studies and Doctor of Ministry Programs; Associate Professor of Black Church Studies
Office: Schlegel 100
Education: Brown Uiversity, BA; University of Chicago, MA; Louisville Presbyterian Theological Theological Seminary, MDiv; Vanderbilt University, PhD
Denomination: Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
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Craigo-Snell, Shannon

Professor of Theology
Office: Schlegel 200
Education: Guilford College, BA, with honors; Yale Divinity School, MDiv, summa cum laude; Yale University, MA, MPhil, PhD
Denomination: n/a
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Elwood, Christopher

Professor of Historical Theology
Office: Gardencourt 216
Education: Davidson College, AB; The Divinity School, Harvard University, MDiv, ThD
Denomination: Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) - Minister of Word and Sacrament
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Garrett, Susan R.

Professor of New Testament
Office: Schlegel Hall
Education: Duke University, BA; Princeton Theological Seminary, MDiv; Yale University, MA, MPhil, PhD; Fulbright Fellow, University of Tübingen, West Germany; 1998-99 recipient of a Henry Luce III Fellowship in Theology
Denomination: n/a
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Hicks White, Ashley

Associate Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy
Office: Schlegel Hall
Education: The Ohio State University, BA (dual degree), MS, PhD
Denomination: n/a
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Hong, Marcus A.

Director of Field Education, Assistant Professor of Practical Theology
Office: Schlegel Hall 103
Education: Alma College, BA; Princeton Theological Seminary, MACE, MDiv, PhD (anticipated 2017)
Denomination: n/a
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Kirkpatrick, Clifton

Professor of World Christianity and Ecumenical Studies
Office: Schlegel 201
Education: Davidson College, BA; Yale University, MDiv; and McCormick Theological Seminary, DMin; Merrill Fellowship for post-graduate study at Harvard University; honorary doctorates from Westminster College (Pennsylvania), Hannam University (Korea), Silliman University (Philippines), and Davidson College (North Carolina)
Denomination: Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
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Mayfield, Tyler

A.B. Rhodes Professor of Old Testament, Faculty Director of the Louisville Grawemeyer Award in Religion
Office: Schlegel 315
Education: Samford University, (Alabama), BA; Yale Divinity School, MAR, Claremont Graduate University, PhD
Denomination: United Church of Christ and Alliance of Baptists
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Mumford, Debra J.

Seminary Dean, Frank H. Caldwell Professor of Homiletics, Director of the Money Matters for Ministry Program
Office: Nelson 102
Education: Howard University, BS; American Baptist Seminary of the West, MDiv; Graduate Theological Union MA, PhD
Denomination: American Baptist Churches USA
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Pauw, Amy Plantinga

Henry P. Mobley Jr. Professor of Doctrinal Theology
Office: Gardencourt 215
Education: Calvin College, BA; Fuller Seminary, MDiv; Yale University, PhD ; 2012-2013 Henry Luce III Fellowship in Theology
Denomination: Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
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Pollard III, Alton B.

Seminary President and Professor of Religion and Culture
Office: Nelson Hall, 101
Education: Fisk University, BA; Harvard Divinity School, MDiv; Duke University, PhD
Denomination: Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
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Reed, Justin

Assistant Professor of Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
Office: Schlegel 304
Education: Stanford University, BA; Harvard Divinity School, MTS
Denomination: Baptist
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Soards, Marion L.

Professor of New Testament Studies
Office: Schlegel 301
Education: Furman University, BA; Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, MDiv; Union Theological Seminary, New York, STM, MPhil, PhD
Denomination: Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) - Teaching Elder
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Townsend, Loren L.

Henry Morris Edmonds Professor of Pastoral Ministry, Professor of Pastoral Care and Counseling, and Director of the Marriage and Family Therapy Program
Office: Gardencourt 214
Education: East Texas Baptist College, BA; East Texas State University, MS; Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, MDiv; The Graduate Theological Union, PhD
Denomination: n/a
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Wigger, J. Bradley

Second Presbyterian Church Professor of Christian Education
Office: Gardencourt 307
Education: Southeast Missouri State University, BS; Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, MDiv; Princeton Theological Seminary, PhD
Denomination: n/a
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Williamson, Scott C.

Robert H. Walkup Professor of Theological Ethics
Office: Schlegel 306
Education: Bates College, BA; Yale Divinity School, MDiv; Yale University, PhD
Denomination: n/a
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Adjunct Faculty

Sherry Arconti
Writing Tutor

Louie Bailey
Choir Director and Organist

Brad Bowman

Charles Brockwell
Director of Wesley Connexion

Jamsetta Ferguson
DMin Seminars

Roy Fuller
Baptist Heritage

Cassandra Gray
Treatment of Chemical Dependency

Kilen Gray
Treatment of Chemical Dependency

Faculty Emeriti

Frances S. Adeney

William A. Benfield Jr. Professor Emerita of Evangelism and Global Mission
Education: University of Wisconsin at Madison, BS, MS and further graduate study in behavioral psychology; University of London, graduate study in theology; Graduate Theological Union, PhD
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Johanna W.H. van Wijk-Bos

Dora Pierce Professor of Bible and Professor of Old Testament Emerita
Education: Leiden University, The Netherlands, MDiv, MPhil; Union Theological Seminary, NY, MPhil, PhD
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Burton Z Cooper

Professor Emeritus of Philosophical Theology
Education: Columbia College, BA; Union Theological Seminary in New York, PhD; further study at Oxford University

Kathryn Johnson

Paul Tudor Jones Professor Emerita of Church History and Professor Emerita of Historical Theology
Education: St. Olaf College, BA; Cambridge University, MA; Yale University, PhD
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John Kuykendall

Interim President Emeritus (2003-2004)
Education: Davidson College, BA; Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education (Union-PSCE) in Virginia, BD; Yale University Divinity School, STM; Princeton University, MA; Princeton University, PhD; Hanover College, DD

W. Eugene March

A.B. Rhodes Professor Emeritus of Old Testament
Education: Austin College, BA; Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, BD; Union Theological Seminary in New York, PhD
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Dianne Reistroffer

Professor Emerita of Ministry
Education: College of St. Teresa, Winona, Minnesota, BA; Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania, MA; Boston University School of Theology, MTS, MDiv; University of Wisconsin, Madison, PhD; further study at Harvard Graduate School of Education
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Dean K. Thompson

President Emeritus (2004-2010) and Professor Emeritus of Ministry
Education: Marshall University, AB; Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education (Union-PSCE) in Virginia, BD, ThM, and PhD; Centre College, DD; Hanover College, DD

Patricia Kathleen Tull

A.B. Rhodes Professor Emerita of Old Testament
Education: University of Texas in Austin, BSEd; Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, MDiv; Emory University, PhD
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