Faculty on the Road
Members of the School of Divinity faculty take their academic and ministerial passions to cities across the country, preaching in congregations, presenting at conferences or workshops, meeting with students, and gathering with alumni. Below is a list of upcoming destinations of our faculty. Want to meet with a faculty member who will be in your area? Read more about our faculty here.
- Fred Bahnson
Bahnson serves as Director of the Food, Health, and Ecological Well-Being Program and Assistant Professor of the Practice of Ecological Well-Being.
Date Location Details March 20, 2017 Servant Leadership School; Holy Trinity Episcopal Church; Greensboro, NC Communal Dinner and Discussion April 7, 2017 Pontifical Council on Culture Conference; “Towards a New Economy: Justice, Culture, and the Social Market”; Berkley Center on Religion, Peace, and World Affairs; Georgetown University; Washington, DC Panelist
- Jill Y. Crainshaw
Crainshaw serves as Blackburn Professor of Worship and Liturgical Theology.
Date Location Details Every Fourth Wednesday Heritage Woods Independent Living Community; Winston-Salem, NC Leader, Worship and Eucharist Celebration, 11:00am March 26, 2017 Sacred Waters Workshop; Gateway YWCA Multipurpose Room, Winston-Salem, NC 2:30 p.m., Water is celebrated as sacred in many religious traditions. Join us for a multimedia presentation of the water-connected rituals found in various religious traditions. The event will conclude outside by the creek with an interfaith blessing of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County waters.
- Derek S. Hicks
Hicks serves as Assistant Professor of Religion and Culture.
Date Location Details January 22, 2017 Wake Forest Baptist Church; Winston-Salem, NC Worship Leader, 11 a.m., “Fishing in Dark Waters” February 7, 2017 Mars Hill University; Mars Hill, NC Chapel Speaker February 15, 2017 Wake Forest University Humanities Institute; ZSR Library Auditorium; Winston-Salem, NC Lecture, 1 p.m., “Feeding Flesh and Spirit: Stories of Religion, Food, and Resilience in the Black Faith Tradition” March 8, 2017 Mount Zion Baptist Church; Roxboro, NC Speaker, “Religion and Food in the Black Faith Tradition” March 30, 2017 Greensboro College Jean Fortner Ward Lectures; Greensboro, NC Lecture, “Religion, Race, Politics, and Reclamation in a ‘Great Again’ Nation”
- Bill J. Leonard
Leonard serves as Dunn Professor of Baptist Studies and Professor of Church History.
Date Location Details February 6 – 7, 2017 William L. Self Preaching Lectures; Mercer University, McAfee School of Theology; Atlanta, GA Featured Speaker
- Michelle Voss Roberts
Voss Roberts serves as Associate Profess of Theology.
Date Location Details March 6, 2017 Religious Studies Club, Appalachian State University; Boone, NC Discussion, “Who is Excluded from the Image of God? A Comparative Intervention in Christian Doctrine”, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m., 119 I.G. Greer Hall