Personnel

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Gary W. Derickson

Chair, Biblical Studies and Theology
Professor of Biblical Studies 
503-315-2944
gderickson@corban.edu

B.S. Texas A&M University
M.S. Texas A&M University
Th.M. Dallas Theological Seminary
Ph.D. Dallas Theological Seminary


Professional: Dr. Derickson has authored numerous journal articles for Bibliotheca Sacra and other journals. He contributed study notes to the Nelson Study Bible, has authored commentaries on 1 Peter and 1, 2, 3 John, and co-authored The Disciplemaker: What Matters Most to Jesus (2001). He regularly presents biblical exposition papers at meetings of the Evangelical Theological Society and serves in its General Epistles Consultation Study Group. 

Personal: Gary is married to Rebekah, and they have a son, Ian. In his spare time, he enjoys writing fiction (fantasy and science fiction). He also teaches an adult Sunday school class at his church.

Why Corban: “I enjoy seeing students grow spiritually and make life-changing decisions to follow Christ."