Jeff Woods

Fully Affiliated Faculty
Congregational Studies
Jeff Woods
Werner Hall 222

Curriculum vitae


Ph.D., Indiana University, 1987
M.Div., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1983
B.S., Purdue University, 1980

Areas of expertise

Leadership development, organizational psychology, research design, statistics, facilitation. 

Certifications and proficiencies

Serve as general secretary of American Baptist Churches USA

The Leadership Circle

Emotional Intelligence (Bar-On EQi and EQ-360)

Leadership Architect

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)

Pearson-Marr Archetype Indicator (PMAI)

Selected published works

“All Teams Are Not Created Equal,” Congregations, Issues 3 and 4, 2013.

On the Move: Adding Strength, Speed, and Balance to your Congregation (Chalice Press, 2009).

Better Than Success, Eight Principles of Faithful Leadership (Judson Press, 2001).

Congregational Megatrends (The Alban Institute, 1996).