DR. SKIP JENKINS
Chair, Department of Theology
Professor of Historical Theology
Dr. Skip Jenkins
came to Lee in August of 2004.
He obtained his PhD in Systematic Theology at Marquette University, two
master’s degrees at Duke University Divinity School, one in general theological
studies (MTS), the other with an emphasis in Historical Theology (ThM), and his
BA in Bible and Theology at Lee University.
Jenkins is an active
member of The Society for Pentecostal Studies, and is currently the director of
Lee’s Graduate Studies in Biblical and Theological Studies as well as chair of the Department of Theology.
Since being at Lee, Jenkins has co-established an open
discussion forum on campus called “Conversations on Apologetics,” and founded,
with his wife, a student-oriented mentoring house whose stated purpose is
spiritual, academic, and social accountability.
In 2012, he was the
recipient of the Excellence in Advising Award.
Jenkins is married to
Larisa Ard, and they have four children: Merritt, Eleanor, Eli and Ava.