The mission of Dallas Theological Seminary is to
glorify God by equipping godly servant-leaders
for the proclamation of His Word and the
building up of the body of Christ worldwide.
BS, Texas Wesleyan University, 1991; MA, Southern Methodist University, 1993; PhD, 1995.
Prior to joining the faculty Dr. Dickens served as an associate pastor in the areas
of marriage ministry and counseling. He has previously served on the faculty of Biola University and has taught seminary and graduate-level courses internationally in Austria, Hong Kong, and Sri Lanka. Dr. Dickens is professionally active in Christian Association of Psychological Studies and The Association of Marriage and Family Ministries and also serves as a contributing editor for the Journal of Psychology and Theology. He is married to Rebecca and they have two children: Joshua and Jillian. At 6'8" Dr. Dickens loves to play basketball and will gladly dunk a basketball over your head-in a very gentle, loving way of course.