About Ted

Theodore F. Cockle (Ph.D., Baylor University), is a higher education scholar-practitioner pursuing more theologically animated forms of leadership and education.  He is co-author of Christ-Enlivened Student Affairs (ACU Press, 2020) and is currently studying character development in college communities as a Postdoctoral Research Associate.

Ted also serves as the editor of Ideas, an online publication of the Association of Christians in Student Development (ACSD).

Before moving to Waco, Texas for his graduate work, Ted served as the Assistant Director of Student Involvement at Wheaton College (IL). When he is not reading or writing, Ted and his wife, Kate, enjoy spending time outside and reading to their four boys.