W.C. Dobbs Endowed Lecture

W.C. Dobbs Endowed Lecture

This event is currently postponed due to Baylor University's response to COVID-19, which includes suspending all University activities, events, conferences and large gatherings from March 16 through April 3.

"Called by God: But to What?"
March 24, 2020 | 11:00am Paul Powell Chapel | Truett Seminary

The Dobbs Lecture is free and open to the public. A Q&A lunch will follow the service. Registration for lunch is required at baylor.edu/truett/RSVP.

Featuring Dr. David Miller Dr. David Miller
Director of the Princeton University Faith & Work Initiative

The 2020 Dobbs Lecture will feature Dr. David Miller, Director of the Princeton University Faith & Work Initiative. Dr. Miller spent the first 16 years of his career in senior executive international business positions before entering academia. His book God at Work: The History and Promise of the Faith at Work Movement challenges business academics and executives, as well as theologians and clergy, to think differently about ethics, faith, and work.

About The W.C. Dobbs Endowed Lectureship was established in 1995 by Dr. W.C. Dobbs of Mobile, Alabama, retired professor of Christian ethics at Mobile College of Mobile, Alabama.
Previous lecture presenters include:
  • William Bellinger (2019-2020)
  • Craig Blomberg (2018-2019)
  • Richard Burridge(2016-2017)
  • Alan Jacobs (2015-16)
  • Greg Garrett (2014-15)
  • Bruce Longenecker (2013-14)
  • Peter Ludwig Berger (2012-13)
  • Thomas Kidd (2011-12)
  • Henry Mitchell (2010-11)
  • Danny Carroll Rodas (2009-10)
  • Greg Boyd (2008-09)
  • Eileen W. Lindner (2004-05)
  • C. Stephen Evans (2003-04)
  • William J. Abraham (2002-03)
  • Leonora Tubbs Tisdale (2000-01)
  • Lawrence A Uzzell (1999-00)
Media You can watch or listen to our previous guests at the Dobbs Lecture media page.