Criswell News

Dr. Barry Creamer Named Seventh President of Criswell College

Brandon Smith

DALLAS – The Board of Trustees of Criswell College voted unanimously on July 7 to appoint Dr. Barry K. Creamer as the college’s seventh president. Creamer, 51, has served as Criswell’s Vice President of Academic Affairs since 2011 and as Professor of Humanities since 2004. He will begin his presidency on August 1.

James T. Draper, Interim President of Criswell College, said of Creamer’s appointment, “The trustees of Criswell College made a significant choice today to elect Dr....Read more »

Dr. Barry Creamer Candidate to Lead Criswell College


DALLAS — Dr. Barry Creamer, vice president of academic affairs and professor of humanities at Criswell College, will be considered as the school’s next president when the Criswell Board of Trustees meet on July 7.

The announcement was made on Tuesday (June 24) by Jim Richards, presidential search committee chairman, and John Mann, chairman of the Criswell trustees.

Creamer, 51, has served as professor of humanities at Criswell College since 2004 and is a leading voice on...Read more »

Remembering Dr. James W. Bryant (1936-2014)

Brandon Smith

June 13, 2014 – Dr. James W. Bryant, Distinguished Senior Professor of Pastoral Theology at Criswell College, went to be with the Lord on June 11, 2014. He left behind his wife, Ruby, and his two children, Kurt Bryant and Scott Bryant....Read more »

Criswell College Appoints Bill Watson as Assistant Professor of Greek & New Testament

Brandon Smith

June 6, 2014 – Criswell College announced that Bill Watson, current Director of Institutional Effectiveness & Research, has been appointed as Assistant Professor of Greek & New Testament. He will fill the faculty position left vacant...Read more »