Bill R. Watson

Bill R. Watson

Assistant Professor of Greek & New Testament

Contact Information

Office:  214.818.1314

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  • 2015-Present Ph.D. (New Testament), Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • 2012-2014 Ph.D. Studies, University of Texas at Dallas
  • 2011 M.Div. (Theological & Biblical Studies), Criswell College
  • 2008 Graduate Studies, University of Dallas
  • 2007 B.A. (Biblical Studies), Criswell College



  • 2014-present Assistant Professor of Greek & New Testament, Criswell College
  • 2012-2014 Adjunct Instructor in New Testament & Theology, Criswell College


  • 2012-2014 Director of Institutional Effectiveness & Research, Criswell College
  • 2011-2012 Director of Distance Education, Criswell College
  • 2011 Interim Library Director, Criswell College


Professor Watson regularly preaches and teaches at churches throughout Texas.

Academic Awards

  • W. A. Criswell Award for Academic Excellence
  • Paige Patterson Preaching Award
  • Outstanding New Testament Studies Graduate Award
  • Outstanding Theology Graduate Award
  • Christine Caskey Simmons Scholarship Award
  • Who’s Who among Students in American Universities and Colleges