Dr. Christopher Richmann
Christopher Richmann, Ph.D., is Assistant Director for the Academy for Teaching and Learning and affiliate faculty in the Department of Religion. His research focuses on the pentecostal-charismatic tradition and Lutheran spirituality. Dr. Richmann is the author of Living in Bible Times: F.F. Bosworth and the Pentecostal Pursuit of the Supernatural (Pickwick), and his articles have appeared in Wesleyan Theological Journal, Pneuma, Journal of the European Pentecostal Theological Association, Journal of the Lutheran Historical Conference, Word & World, and Lutheran Quarterly.
In the areas of teaching and learning, Dr. Richmann has special interests in academic authority, teaching as vocation, and how theories of human development influence teaching. Along with Lenore Wright, Dr. Richmann edited Called to Teach: Excellence, Commitment, and Community in Christian Higher Education (Pickwick).
In addition to his duties as Assistant Director for the ATL, Dr. Richmann teaches courses in history of Christianity in the Religion Department and courses in world cultures in the Baylor Interdisciplinary Core.
Outside of academia, Dr. Richmann is an ordained minister, serving St. John Lutheran Church in Gatesville, Texas.