Dr. Francis Kimmitt

Assistant Vice President of Academics
Professor of Old Testament and Hebrew
Coordinator of Institutional Effectiveness

E-mail: francis.kimmitt@bryan.edu
Office Phone: 423.775.7556
Box: 7657

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. Old Testament and Hebrew, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Div. Biblical Languages, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Ed. Secondary Science Education, University of Houston
  • B.S. Earth Sciences, University of New Orleans
  • B.G.S. Zoology, Louisiana State University

Professional Association

  • Evangelical Theological Society
  • National Association of Professors of Hebrew


  • Word Studies Made Simple: How to Study the Bible in the Original Languages. Co-authored with Norris Grubbs. Borderstone Press, 2012.
  • “Psalm 46: Praise the Lord Our Help,” in The Psalms: Language for All Seasons of the Soul. Moody Publishers, 2013.
  • Nineteen articles in Biblical Illustrator, Lifeway Christian Resources