Gregory Smith

Associate Vice President for Distributed Learning
Associate Professor of Bible

Gregory Smith


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Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2005; M.Div., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2000; M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1997; B.S., Purdue University, 1986

Dr. Gregory Smith came to Southwestern Seminary after serving as an assistant to the associate vice president for doctoral studies at Southern Seminary and children’s pastor at First Baptist Church of Sellersburg, Ind. He has a Doctor of Philosophy degree and an Advanced Master of Divinity degree from Southern Seminary, a Master of Arts degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Ill., and a Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University in Lafayette, Ind. He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society, Institute for Biblical Research and Society of Biblical Literature.

They may not be in Japan for the #Olympics2021, but that has not stopped these Southwesterners from partnering with @IMB_SBC to virtually engage the people of Japan. Read this article about how Mobilize Japan has found creative ways to evangelize.

CAMPUS UPDATE: The @SWBTSPolice Administration Building has a new home in the building formerly known as the Welcome Center on James Ave.

Enrollment for the Southwestern Music Academy is now open for Fall 2021! This semester @SWBTSMusic will bring back the Children's Choir and add a Chime Ensemble. To see more information on class schedules as well as a list of teachers and tuition, visit:

There are only 3 weeks left to sign up for Fall classes! With online, on campus, and 8-week courses, you have the freedom to customize your schedule. Register today and take one step closer to finishing your degree.

This week on the Hill, meet one of our new faculty members, see our COVID-19 reminders and register your child for Southwestern Music Academy starting soon.