Houston Graduate School of Theology
Faculty Directory

Resident Faculty

Ria E. Baker, Ph.D., LPC-S Assistant Professor of Counselor Education
David B. Capes, Ph.D. Academic Dean
Professor of New Testament
Herbert S. Fain, Jr., JD, DMin Professor of Legal and Social Ethics
Church and Community Liaison
James H. Furr, PhD President
Professor of Church and Culture
Douglas W. Kennard, ThD Professor of New Testament
Jan Kennard, MLS Director of Library Services
Ken Shuman, DMin Assistant Professor of Pastoral Leadership
Jerry L. Terrill, DMin Director of the Counseling Program
Associate Professor of Counseling
Becky L. Towne, DMin Associate Dean
Director of the DMin Program

Associate Professor of Christian Spirituality

Adjunct Faculty

Uday Balasundaram, PhD  Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pastoral Ministries
Raumone V. Burton, DMin Adjunct Assistant Professor of Preaching
Marcus Cosby, DMin Adjunct Assistant Professor of Preaching
R. Robert Creech  Visiting Professor of Pastoral Leadership  
Peter H. Davids, PhD Visiting Professor of Bible and Applied Theology
Michael Ditsky, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor of Counseling
Michael Emerson, PhD Visiting Professor of Church and Culture
William July, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor of Counseling
Stefana Laing, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor of Theology
F.W. (Mike) Luedde, DMin Adjunct Associate Professor of Spiritual Direction
Cameron Moran, ThM Adjunct Instructor of Theology and Ethics 
Chuck Pitts, PhD Adjunct Professor of Old Testament
Cynthia Powell, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor of Counselor Education
Roger Sherrill, PhD Adjunct Instructor of Counseling
Steven Simon, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor of Counseling
Steve Stutz, DMin Adjunct Assistant Professor of Spiritual Direction 
Steven Turley   
Craig Van Gelder, PhD Visiting Professor of Missional Practical Theology
Jerry Webber, DMin Adjunct Assistant Professor of Christian Spirituality

Emeritus Faculty

Terrance G. Curtis, DMin Emeritus Professor of Pastoral Ministries
Rosemarie Hamon, EdD Emeritus Associate Professor of Christian Education
Barbara S. Worden, PhD Emeritus Professor of Spirituality & Gender Studies
Ronald D. Worden, PhD Emeritus Professor of Biblical Studies