Faculty Bios

The MABTS faculty combines exceptional academic preparation with outstanding ministerial experience.  They are a select group of individuals who have proven themselves faithful to God's Word and God's work.
 
Academic Excellence
Our faculty members have earned over 30 masters degrees from five different seminaries and four universities, and over 29 doctoral degrees from seven seminaries and two universities.  The MABTS faculty have published books exploring a wide range of topics, in addition to hundreds of articles and professional presentations.
 
Ministerial Experience
The MABTS faculty have years of experience in local churches and in missions settings. The faculty is comprised of many pastors and former international missionaries, and others have served in counseling ministries and social work mission centers. 
 
Doctrinal Integrity
Our faculty is committed to doctrinal integrity.  Each faculty member subscribes to our doctrinal statement, the Articles of Religious Belief.
 

DR. MIKE SPRADLIN

President

DR. GRAY ALLISON

President Emeritus

DR. BRAD THOMPSON

Executive Vice President

DR. TIMOTHY C. SEAL

Academic Vice President

REV. RANDY REDD

Vice President for Finance and Operations

DR. TIM CHRISTIAN

Professor of Systematic and Practical Theology

REV. DUFFY GUYTON

Chief Development Officer

DR. JIMMY MILLIKIN

Chairman, Department of Theological and Historical Studies

DR. STEVE MILLER

Dean of Doctor of Philosophy Program

DR. TANNER HICKMAN

Director of Alumni and Church Relations

DR. DAVID SHACKELFORD

Chairman and Professor, Department of New Testament and Greek

DR. MATT AKERS

Dean, Doctor of Ministry Program

DR. JERE PHILLIPS

Editor, The Journal of Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary

DR. JOHN MAHONY

Professor of Theological and Historical Studies

MR. TERRY BROWN

Director of Library Services

DR. VAN MCCLAIN

Professor of Old Testament and Hebrew and Director of Library Services at the Northeast Campus

DR. MICHAEL MCDILL

Associate Professor of Church History and Theology at the Northeast Campus

DR. JOHN MARK TERRY

Chairman of the Department of Missions

DR. STEVE WILKES

Research Professor of Missions

DR. KIRK KILPATRICK

Dean, Masters and Undergraduate Programs, Professor of Old Testament and Hebrew

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