Dr. Curt Watke

Chief Visionary Officer & President
Dean of the School of Theological Studies
Professor of Missiology & Evangelism
Missional History Specialist
International experience:
  • Austria
  • Canada
  • Colombia
  • France
  • Germany
  • United Kingdom
  • United States


Doctor of Philosophy, Evangelism & Missions, Southwestern Seminary, Fort Worth, TX
Master of Divinity with Biblical Languages, Biblical Theological Seminary, Hatfield, PA
Master of Arts in Biblical Studies, New Testament, Biblical Theological Seminary, Hatfield, PA

Additional Study

  • School of World Missions, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA
  • Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 

Doctoral Research

  • Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  • School of Theology, Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Yale Divinity School, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
  • Candler Theological Seminary, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
  • Billy Graham Center, Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL
  • Moody Bible Institute, Chicago, IL

Doctoral Dissertation

  • A Generative Analysis of Selected Socio-scientific Theories in Urban Evangelization Among American Protestants


Academic Experiences 

  • Chief Visionary Officer & President, Professor of Missiology & Evangelism, Missional History Specialist, Missional University, North Augusta, SC
  • Director, Kim School of Intercultural Studies, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, Mill Valley, CA
  • Professor of Evangelism & Church Planting, Prairie Bible College & Graduate School, Three Hills, AB, Canada 
  • Biblical Theological Seminary, Adjunct Professor, Church Planting, Hatfield, PA
  • Heritage Theological Seminary, Adjunct Professor, Ministry Strategic Planning, Cambridge, ON, Canada  
  • Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Adjunct Professor, Urban Missions, Wake Forest, NC
  • Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Teaching Fellow, Evangelism & Church Growth, Fort Worth, TX


Teaching Specializations

  • Evangelism
  • Missions
  • Church Growth
  • Church Planting


Ministry & Professional Experiences

  • Founder & Executive Director, Intercultural Institute for Contextual Ministry, North Augusta, SC
  • Director for Missional Leadership (part time), Baptist Resource Network, Harrisburg, PA
  • Resource Preparedness Associate, Church Planting Group, North American Mission Board, Alpharetta, GA
  • Pastoral Ministry in Georgia, Virginia, Pennsylvania
  • Mission trips and personal travel to: Colombia, Germany, former East Germany, Austria, England, France
  • Lived in 11 US states and 2 Canadian provinces and served in every region of the US except the Northwest

Programs supported