Director, Academic Graduate Studies ProgramProfessor of New
Ph.D. Southwestern Baptist Theological SeminaryM.Div.
Trinity Evangelical Divinity SchoolB.A. Columbia International
UniversityPrior to serving at Golden Gate Seminary, Dr. Richard Melick was
president of the Criswell Center for Biblical Studies in Dallas. Dr.
Melick has served at six other educational institutions during his
teaching ministry, both as a professor and lead administrator.
A former pastor of two churches and numerous interim pastorates, Dr.
Melick is a recognized author. He serves as consulting editor for the New
American Commentary. He is author of the series' volume on Philippians,
Colossians and Philemon. Dr. Melick also authored Called
To Be Holy and was a translator of the Holman Christian Standard
Bible. He served as co-editor and contributor to Authority and
Interpretation: A Baptist Perspective, and is author of chapters
included in Foundations for Biblical Interpretation: A Complete
Library of Tools and Resources, Handbook of Contemporary Preaching,
and Southern Baptists and American Evangelicals: The Conversation
Continues. He has also authored numerous other journal and