Michael Duduit

Michael Duduit
Dean, College of Christian Studies, Professor of Christian Ministry

Doctorate, Florida State University
Master of Divinity, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Bachelor of Arts, Stetson University


(864) 328-1809

What classes do you teach at Anderson

Broadus Lectures Seminar, Christian Preaching, Communication in Ministry, History of Christianity, Leadership in Ministry, Ministry in the 21st Century, Ministry Practicum, Trends and Issues in Contemporary Preaching

What year did you start teaching at AU


Why teach at AU?

I am excited about the opportunity to multiply ministry through equipping next-generation leaders.


Reading, travel

Notable achievements outside of discipline

Founding editor of Preaching magazine and founding director of the National Conference on Preaching. Listed in Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in Religion. Was President of the Baptist Communicators Association.

People might be interested to know I...

Was one of two speakers at my own college commencement (Stetson 1975).

How would you describe your classes to someone who has never attended one?

Solidly biblical and intensely practical


Duduit, Michael, ed. 1993. Handbook of Contemporary Preaching. Nashville, Tenn.: B&H Books.

Duduit, Michael. 1989. Joy in Ministry. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Books.

Duduit, Michael, ed. 1996-2000. Abingdon Preaching Annual. Nashville, Tenn.: Abingdon Press.

Duduit, Michael, ed. 1996. Communicating with Power. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Books.

Duduit, Michael, ed. 2006. Preaching With Power. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Books.


More About

Has lived in more than a dozen places, from a farm in north central Illinois to Daytona Beach, Fla., as well as Alabama, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. Has served as a pastor, associate pastor and youth minister. Has also worked on the administrative side of Christian higher education (news director, director of communications, director of development, etc.).