Dr. Andrew Wakefield


Dean, Professor of New Testament and Greek,
Lewis Edward and Martha Barnes Tyner Chair of Bible

  • BA, Wake Forest University
  • MDiv, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • PhD, Duke University

Dr. Andrew Wakefield was named Dean of Campbell University Divinity School in July 2010.  Dean Wakefield also teaches New Testament Greek, New Testament survey courses, and courses on the writings of the New Testament. His doctoral dissertation, Where to Live: The Hermeneutical Significance of Paul’s Citations from Scripture in Galatians 3: 1-14, was published by Brill Academic Publisher and the Society of Biblical Literature. Dean Wakefield has completed a textbook for the study of New Testament Greek and is writing a commentary on the book of Galatians.

 

He has served as an interim pastor, preacher, and guest teacher in North Carolina Baptist churches. Currently he is serving as the coordinator for Baptist Fellowship of Angier, a mission church focused on ministry with children and families in an economically depressed area of Angier, NC. Dean Wakefield’s hobbies include woodworking, computers, fishing, metalworking, and cooking.  He and his wife, Olivia, have two children.