Wimberly School of Religion  
Faculty & Staff

Prof. Sharon Betsworth
Sharon Betsworth
Director of the Wimberly School of Religion and
Associate Professor, Replogle Endowed Chair in Religion, 2007-
B.A., Luther College; M.Div., Wesley Theological Seminary; Th.M., Princeton Theological Seminary; PhD., Graduate Theological Union. sbetsworth@okcu.edu

Prof. Dann May
Dann J. May
Director for the Vivian Wimberly Center for Ethics & Servant Leadership and Adjunct Professor, 1994-
B.S., M.S. in Geology, University of Washington; M.A. in Philosophy and Interdisciplinary Studies, University of North Texas. dmay@okcu.edu

Dr. Leslie Long
Assistant Professor, Harris Endowed Chair in Christian Education, 2011 -
B.S., Oklahoma State University; M.Div., Phillips Theological Seminary, Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

Prof. John Starkey
John Starkey
Professor, Millhouse Professor of Theology, 1998-
B.A., Fordham University; M.T.S. Weston School of Theology; Ph.D., Boston University.

Professor Lisa Wolfe
Lisa Wolfe
Associate Professor, Endowed Chair of Hebrew Bible, 2007 -
B.A., University of Colorado; M.Div., United Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary / Northwestern University

Dr. Ted Metzler

Director, Darrell W. Hughes Program for Religion and Science Dialogue.

B.A. Youngstown State University; M.S. University of Michigan; M.A. University of Notre Dame; M.A., Andover Newton Theological School; Ph.D., Ohio State University. 2003 -

Annette Harper

Annette Harper 
Administrative Assistant, 2013



Donna Dykes, Professor Emerita

A.W. "Bill" Martin, Professor Emeritus

Robert L. Jones, Professor Emeritus (deceased)

Donald G. Emler
Professor, Wimberly Professor of Christian Thought, 1989- 2010
B.A., University of Missouri at Kansas City; M.Div., Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary; M.S.Ed., Ed.D., Indiana University. dgemler@okcu.edu


Prof. Jerry Black
B.S., Oklahoma State University; M.Div., MTS., Phillips Theological Seminary. 1998 -

Rev. Jennifer Long
B.A., Oklahoma City University; M.Div., Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, 2005 -

Rev. David Wilson
B.A., Oklahoma City University; M.Div., Phillips Theological Seminary. 1996 -