About Ted

Theodore F. Cockle (Ph.D., Baylor University), is a scholar-practitioner pursuing more theologically animated forms of leadership and education. His research interests include educational philosophy, theological anthropology, and moral and faith development.

Ted is currently studying character development in college communities as a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Baylor University, but this Fall (2023) he will begin a new role as the Director of Leadership Studies at Baylor University.

Ted is a co-author of Christ-Enlivened Student Affairs (ACU Press, 2020) and Christian Higher Education: An Empirical Guide (ACU Press, Forthcoming) and the editor of Ideas, an online publication of the Association of Christians in Student Development (ACSD).

When he is not teaching or writing, Ted and his wife, Kate, enjoy spending time outside and reading to their four boys.