Bill R. Watson

Bill R. Watson

Assistant Professor of Greek & New Testament

Contact Information

Office:  214.818.1314

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  • 2014-Present Ph.D. (Biblical Studies), University of Aberdeen
  • 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

Supply Preaching

  • First Baptist Church of Sunnyvale, Texas
  • First Baptist Church of Dallas, Texas
  • First Baptist Church of Mesquite, Texas
  • First Baptist Church of Leonard, Texas
  • First Baptist Church of Forney, Texas
  • Direct Baptist Church, Direct, Texas
  • Mission Dorado Baptist Church, Odessa, Texas
  • Veribest Baptist Church, Veribest, Texas
  • North Highlands Bible Church, Dallas, Texas
  • Lake Highlands Baptist Church, Dallas, Texas
  • Texas State Prison System

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