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Faculty on the Road

Members of the School of Divinity faculty take their academic and ministerial passions to cities across the country. Below is a list of upcoming destinations of our faculty. Want to meet with a faculty member who will be in your area? Click here for our faculty’s contact information.

Gail R. O'Day | Dean and Professor of New Testament and Preaching
Date Location Details
Thursday-Sunday, October 23 – 26, 2014 Spirituality and Lifelong Learning Course; Montreat Conference Center; Montreat, NC “Food and Garden Spirituality in the New Testament”; course is sponsored by Columbia Theological Seminary
Friday, January 16, 2015 Clergy Day; Diocese of Lexington; Lexington, KY Presenter
Sunday, February 22 2015 Trinity Episcopal Church; Asheville, NC Worship Leader, 8am and 10:45am services; Adult Forum Leader, 9:30am
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 Women in Leadership in Higher Education; Candler School of Theology’s Centennial Celebration; Atlanta, GA Panelist
Saturday-Sunday, March 21 – 22, 2015 Northminister Baptist Church; Jackson, MS Saturday, Lecture and Q&A at 4:30pm; Sunday, Worship Leader at 10:30am and Lecture and Q&A at 1:30pm
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School; Rochester, NY J.C. Wynn Lecturer
Fred Bahnson | Director, Food, Faith, and Religious Leadership Initiative
Date Location Details
September 28 Christ Church; Raleigh, NC Adult Forum
October 15 UNC Asheville; Asheville, NC Reading and Visiting Writer Talk
February 28, 2015 Search for Meaning Book Festival; Seattle University; Seattle WA  
June 8-10 Summer Leadership Conference; Pittsburgh Theology Seminary; Pittsburgh, PA Joint Talks on Food and Faith with Norman Wirzba
Jill Y. Crainshaw | 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
October 10, 2014 2014 Faith and Health Summit of the North Carolina Council of Churches; Ardmore Baptist Church; Winston-Salem, NC Keynote Address
Derek Hicks | Assistant Professor of Religion and Culture
Date Location Details
November 4 – 5, 2014 Southeastern Baptist Seminary; Wake Forest, NC Page Lectures; 10:00am
November 23, 2014 Christian Fellowship Congregational Church (UCC); San Diego, CA (Christian Fellowship’s pastor is J. Lee Hill, Jr., MDiv ’05) Worship Leader
Mark Jensen | Teaching Professor of Pastoral Care and Pastoral Theology
Date Location Details
September 19-24, 2014 Partnership Gathering of AMOS Health and Hope; Managua, Nicaragua  
October 1, 8, 14, 22; November 5, 2014 College Park Baptist Church; Greensboro, NC Study Facilitator, “Food, Faith, and Health”
November 6, 2014 Tennessee Hospital Association, Pastoral Care; Nashville, TN Presentation, “Chaplain as Theologian in the Valley of the Shadow”
Kevin Jung | Associate Professor of Christian Ethics
Date Location Details
October 3, 2014 “A Man for All Seasons: Dramatic Reading”; Wake Forest University; Broyhill Auditorium, Farrell Hall Panelist, 3:30pm
Bill J. Leonard | Dunn Professor of Baptist Studies and Professor of Church History
Date Location Details
October 6, 2014 Craddock Center; Cherry Hill, GA Lecture, 9:00am – 12:00pm
November 1-2, 2014 First Community Church; Southborough, MA Lecture [November 1]: Religious Experience in New England from Edwards to Emerson; Preaching at 150th Anniversary Service [November 2]
January 18, February 15, March 15, March 29, April 5, 2015 Myers Park Baptist Church; Charlotte, NC Worship Leader, 11:00am
February 7-8, 2015 First Baptist Church; Auburn, AL Lecture [February 7] and Preaching [February 8]
John E. Senior | Assistant Teaching Professor of Ethics and Society
Date Location Details
October 2, 2014 Presbyterian Church (USA) Social Ethics Network Meeting; Pittsburgh, PA Paper Presenter
January 9, 2015 Society of Christian Ethics Annual Meeting; Chicago, IL Paper Presenter
Michelle Voss Roberts | Associate Professor of Theology
Date Location Details
November 15, 2014 “The Past, Present, and Future of Interreligious Dialogue” Conference; Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Belgium Conference Paper: “Discerning Doctrine: Interreligious Dialogue as Experiential Source of Theology”
November 23, 2014 American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting; San Diego, CA Conference Paper: “Aesthetics in Hindu-Christian Studies: A Theological Framework” 9:00 – 11:30am
    Conference Paper: “The Imago Dei in Thirty-Six Glimpses: Abhinavagupta’s Wisdom for a Holistic Christian Anthropology” 1:00 – 2:30pm
    Conference Paper: “Rasa: A Framework for the Aesthetics of Interreligious Engagements” 3:00 – 4:00pm
Neal H. Walls | Associate Professor of Old Testament Interpretation
Date Location Details
October 3-5, 2014 Home Moravian Church; Winston-Salem, NC Bible Study on Psalms, Men’s Retreat
November 22-25, 2014 Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting; San Diego, CA Presenter