Faculty & Staff

The faculty and staff of BTSR hold degrees from educational institutions around the globe and demonstrate a lifelong commitment of service and ministry to and with local congregations.

ELECTED FACULTY 

Biblical Studies

Mark E. Biddle
Russell T. Cherry Professor of Old Testament
804.204.1225

F. Scott Spencer
Professor of New Testament and Biblical Interpretation
804.204.1238

Historical/Theological Studies

Elizabeth Newman
Eula Mae and John Baugh Professor of Theology and Ethics
Director, Master of Theological Studies program
804.204.1212

Caleb O. Oladipo
Duke K. McCall Professor of Christian Mission and World Christianity
804.204.1219

Practical Theology

Daniel G. Bagby
Theodore F. Adams Professor Emeritus of Pastoral Care
804.204.1204

Tracy L. Hartman
Daniel O. Aleshire Professor of Homiletics and Practical Theology
Director, Supervised Ministry Program
804.204.1214


AFFILIATE FACULTY

Arthur M. Wright, Jr.
Affiliate Professor of Spirituality and New Testament
804.204.1222


ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF, OFFICES & DEPARTMENTS

Office of the President

Ronald Crawford
President, Professor of Pastoral Ministry
804.355.8135

Thomas H. Graves
President Emeritus

Office of the Dean

Tim Gilbert
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean
804.204.1221

Beverly Vandevender
Assistant to the Dean
804.204.1223

Susan Blanchard
Registrar and Director of Financial Aid
804.204.1218

Penny Jenkins
Supervised Ministry Program Assistant

Office of Institutional Advancement

Rob Fox
Vice President of Advancement
804.204.1211

Lacy Kendrick
Communications Manager
804.204.1235

Julie Walton
Associate for Development
804.204.1237

Sara Hubble and Julie Canfield
Receptionists
804.355.8135

Office of Admissions and Recruitment

Melissa Fallen
Director of Admissions & Recruitment
804.204.1210

Judith Myers
Admissions Associate
804.204.1208

 Office of Business Affairs

James F. Peak, Jr.
Director of Business Affairs and Facilities
804.204.1230

George Chandithuruthel
Accounting Manager
804.204.1216

Information Technology
Eryn Van Lear
Director of Information Technology
804.204.1232

Maintenance
Eric Fulcher
Maintenance Coordinator
804.204.1234

Student Services
Ivy Haga
Student Accounting and Housing Manager
804.204.1229

 

ADJUNCTIVE FACULTY 2015-2016

Susan Blanchard, Supervised Ministry
Stephen C. Booth, Christian Education Formation
Stephen Brachlow, Spirituality and Church History
Eugenia Freiburger, Christian Education Formation
Dan Koger, Christian Education Formation
Steve Law, Church Management
Rusty Lee, Technology
Narola McFayden, Research Methodology, D.Min.
Elizabeth A. Pugh Mills, Supervised Ministry, Practical Theology
James Peak, Jr., Church Management, Worship, Chapel Choir Director
Greg Randall, Youth Ministry
Barbara Robbins, Justice and Peacebuilding
Jim Somerville, Preaching