Dr. Tony Cartledge


Professor of Old Testament

  • BSed, University of Georgia
  • MDiv Southeastern Theological Seminary
  • PhD, Duke University
Tony W. Cartledge has taught Old Testament, writing, and ministry courses at Campbell University Divinity School since 2007. Cartledge has published hundreds of articles and nine books as sole author and three others as co-author. These include the 1-2 Samuel volume for the Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary series; shorter treatments of Genesis, Job, Psalms, Ephesians, and Revelation; as well as other volumes for a more general audience.
In addition to his teaching responsibilities at Campbell, Cartledge is Contributing Editor and writes a weekly Sunday School curriculum for the national publication Nurturing Faith Journal and Bible Studies. He also serves as a board member for the Copernicus Group Independent Review Board, which provides ethical review of clinical trials. Previously, Cartledge was Editor/President of the Biblical Recorder, a news journal related to the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, for almost nine years. Prior to that, he served as pastor of five churches during a 26-year period, with the last 10 years being at Woodhaven Baptist Church near Apex and Cary, N.C. 
Cartledge speaks frequently and blogs regularly at www.tonycartledge.com. He is happily married to Susan, who shares his love of travel and archaeology.