Bob Agee


Bob Agee

Dr. Bob Agee is the Executive Director for the International Association of Baptist Colleges and Universities (IABCU), and served as the thirteenth president of Oklahoma Baptist University from 1982 to 1998. Upon Agee's retirement as president of OBU, Mark Brister was elected to fill the position.

Agee attended Union University in Jackson, Tennessee where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree. He went on to attend Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky where he received Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees. Agee also holds a Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from Vanderbilt University's George Peabody College for Teachers in Nashville, Tennessee and an Honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from California Baptist University.

Prior to his service at OBU he served as Vice President for Religious Affairs, professor of practical studies in the religion department, and as Special Assistant to the President for Institutional Planning at Union University in Jackson, Tennessee.

Agee is the author of numerous articles and is a frequent presenter at national and regional conferences on planning and fund-raising. He is a contributor and co-editor of the book "Faithful Learning and the Christian Scholarly Vocation", published by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co..

Dr. Agee is a member of West Jackson Baptist Church in Jackson,Tennessee. [http://www.wjbc.org)

Leadership roles

* Board of Directors of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities
* Board of Directors for the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
* Commission on Policy Analysis for the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
* Chairman of the Education Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention
* Education and Evangelism Committee of the Baptist World Alliance.
* Accreditation Review Council for the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
* National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
* National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities

Education

* Bachelor of arts degree with honors from Union University
* Master of Divinity Degree from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
* Doctor of Ministries Degree from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
* Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from Vanderbilt University
* Honorary D.D. degree from California Baptist University

References

* [http://www.uu.edu/centers/edpractice/highereducation/profile-agee.cfm Union University Official Website]
* [http://www2.okbu.edu/library/archives/archindex1.htm Oklahoma Baptist University Archives]
* [http://www.okbu.edu/ Oklahoma Baptist University Official Website]


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