People Andrew Smith Andrew Smith Associate Professor of Religion and Director of Baptist Studies B. A., Carson-Newman College (2002) M. Div., Mercer University (2005) M. A., Vanderbilt University (2008) Ph. D., Vanderbilt University (2011) Andrew has served in the School of Religion since 2011. He teaches courses in New Testament, Church History, and Baptist Studies, and directs the Oxford Studies Program. An ordained Baptist minister, Andrew has served churches both large and small in both staff and senior pastoral roles. He is married to Pamela and has two daughters, Elizabeth and Charlotte. He enjoys reading and spending time with his family.