Retired Faculty

Jeter Basden, Ed.D.
Jeter Basden, Ed.D.
Professor (Practical Studies)
Dr. Basden was the Director of Ministry Guidance for 13 years. He taught at Baylor for 28 years (1989-2017).
Rosalie Beck, Ph.D.
Rosalie Beck, Ph.D.
Associate Professor (Historical Studies)
Dr. Beck taught at Baylor for 31 years (1984-2015).
W.H. Bellinger, Jr., Ph.D.
W.H. Bellinger, Jr., Ph.D.
Professor (Old Testament)
Dr. Bellinger was the W. Marshall and Lulie Craig Chairholder in Bible and the Chair of the Department of Religion for 15 years. He taught at Baylor for 37 years (1984-2021).
Beverly Roberts Gaventa, Ph.D.
Beverly Roberts Gaventa, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor (New Testament)
Dr. Gaventa taught at Baylor for 8 years (2013-2021).
Naymond Keathley, Ph.D.
Naymond Keathley, Ph.D.
Professor (New Testament)
Dr. Keathley taught at Baylor for 37 years (1981-2018).
James Kennedy, Ph.D.
James Kennedy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor (Old Testament)
Dr. Kennedy taught at Baylor for 35 years (1986-2021).
William L. Pitts, Ph.D.
William L. Pitts, Ph.D.
Professor (Historical Studies)
Dr. Pitts taught at Baylor for 43 years (1975-2018).
Steve Sadler, Ph.D.
Steve Sadler, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer (Theology)
Dr. Sadler taught at Baylor for 26 years (1993-2019).
D. H. Williams, Ph.D.
D. H. Williams, Ph.D.
Professor (Patristics)
Dr. Williams taught at Baylor for 20 years (2002-2022).
John Wood, Ph.D.
John Wood, Ph.D.
Professor (Ethics)
Dr. Wood taught at Baylor for 23 years (1981-2004).
Ralph C. Wood. Ph. D.
Ralph C. Wood. Ph. D.
University Professor (Theology & Literature)
Dr. Wood taught at Baylor for 23 years (1998-2021).