Vice President of Integration of Faith & Learning
Chair, Division of Christian Studies
Associate Professor of Christian Studies
Dr. Caples is LC's Vice President of Integration of Faith & Learning; Chair, Division of Christian Studies; and Associate Professor in Christian Studies, holding the Lyndon E. Dawson Professorship in Religion and has been at Louisiana College since 2011. He enjoys investing in students and watching them develop both spiritually and academically. Areas of academic interest include: preaching, pastoral ministry, hermeneutics, and biblical studies. He is an active member of the Society of Biblical Literature, Evangelical Theological Society, and Evangelical Homiletical Society. He also serves as the Vice President for the Integration of Faith and Learning on the Senior Administrative team and directs the Quality Enhancement Program (QEP).
Dr. Caples is married to Joann, who works at Norton Library at LC. They have two children: Christopher is married to Megan. They have one child, Hayden. Justin is married to Nicole. They have one child, Hannah. Dr. Caples enjoys serving local Southern Baptist churches across Louisiana. When he is not working, he loves to hunt and fish. He also loves to cook and visit with family.
For a complete list of academic or church publications, see Dr. Caples Curriculum Vitae (posted on the Division of Christian Studies website).