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Gilbert Parker

Dr. Gilbert A. Parker, Academic Dean; Chair, Pastoral Concentration; Professor of Bible

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  • Doctor of Ministry, Trinity International University, Deerfield, IL, 1998.
  • Master of Arts in Biblical Studies, Dallas Theological Seminary, Dallas, TX, 1986.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, Barrington College, Barrington, RI, 1967.
  • Diploma, Practical Bible Training School, Johnson City, NY, 1965.


  • Davis College, 2000-Present: Chief Academic Officer.
  • Davis College, 1988-2000: Professor.
  • Grace Baptist Church, Springfield, MA, 1976-1988: Senior Pastor.
  • Heritage Baptist Institute, Springfield, MA, 1970-1988: Professor.
  • East Otis Baptist Church, East Otis, MA, 1971-1975: Pastor.
  • Bible Baptist Church, Northampton, MA, 1970-1971: Associate Pastor.


  • The Dawning of the New Age, Touchstone Magazine
  • Reincarnation, Touchstone Magazine
  • Fear, included in Hope Grows in Winter, Kregel Publications


  • Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities
  • Delta Epsilon Chi

Personal Information:

Gil Parker is a native of Olean, NY. He and his wife, Marolyn, have three children, and six grandchildren.

Office: Academic Affairs Building
Office Hours:
M: 8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Other hours available by appointment on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays