Rodney Taylor, Ph.D.

Logsdon School of Theology
Affiliated Faculty

Assistant Professor of Theology
Logsdon School of Theology
Hardin-Simmons University

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Dr Taylor joined HSU from the University of Edinburgh, where he was a research fellow at the ESRC Genomics Policy and Research Forum. Dr Taylor has taught at the University of Edinburgh and Dallas Baptist University. Before studying theology Dr Taylor was an editorial writer for the Amarillo Globe-News. His academic interests are in the areas of political theology, moral agency, and the relationship between doctrine and ethics.

Degrees Earned:

Bachelor's ~ History and Journalism ~ Baylor Universtiy ~ 1990

Master's ~ Political Science ~ Georgetown University (Wash., D.C.) ~ 1992

Master's ~ Theology ~ Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary ~ 1999

Master's ~ Christian Ethics ~ University of Oxford ~ 2001

Doctorate ~ Christian Ethics ~ King’s College London ~ 2006

Courses Taught:

BIBL 1301 - Old Testament Survey

BIBL 1302 - New Testament Survey

THEO 4323 - Christian Doctrine


HSU Administration

Lanny Hall, Ph.D., President
Thomas V. Brisco, Ph.D., Provost and Chief Academic Officer
Vicki House, M.B.A.,
Vice-President for Enrollment Management
Brenda Alexander, B.B.A., Vice-President for Finance 
Mike Hammack, M.B.A., Vice-President for
Institutional Advancement
Dave Rozeboom, Ph.D., Vice-President for Student Life

Seminary Trustee Advisory Board

Dr. Randel Everett, Midland, Chair
Dr. Brent Gentzel, Kaufman
Mrs. Leigh King, Abilene
Mrs. Peggy Manning, Abilene
Mr. John Sieren, Arlington

Logsdon Seminary Administration and Staff

Don Williford, Ph.D., Dean of Logsdon School of Theology
Penny Gammill, A.A., Administrative Assistant to the Dean

Robert R. Ellis
, Ph.D.
, Associate Dean for Academics for Logsdon Seminary
Rosie Hollingsworth, M.M.A., Assistant to the Associate Dean for Logsdon Seminary

Ken Lyle, Jr.
, Ph.D.
, Director of the Master of Divinity Program
Randall Maurer, Ph.D., Director of Master of Arts in Family Ministry Program
Dan Stiver, Ph.D. Director of the Master of Arts (Religion) Program
Larry Baker, Th.D., Director of Doctor of Ministry Program
Lori West, Administrative Assistant to the Logsdon Financial Officer
James Stone, M.Div., Director of Placement and Congregational Resourcing
Daniel Martin, B.B.S., Coordinator for Student Services and Admissions

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