Rondal Smith, Ph.D.
Adjunct in Applied Linguistics
1972 Ph.D. Linguistics and Cultural Anthropology
Empirical Evidences and Theoretical Interpretations of Greek Phonology: Prolegomena for a Theory of Sound Patterns in the Hellenistic Greek Koine.
1965 MA in Linguistics
Lincoln Christian University
1961 AB (New Testament Language and Literature)
2006- Regional Area Director for North Eurasia for Pioneer Bible Translators
2010- Executive Director of Pioneer Bible Translators for Europe
2006- International Coordinator of Translation for Pioneer Bible Translators
2010- GIAL, Adjunct Associate Professor of Greek for Translators
1992- Trinity Divinity Theological School, Adjunct Professor of Record and Lecturer for Perspectives on the Christian World Mission
2008- Mid Atlantic University, Adjunct Professor of Linguistics
1998- Lincoln Christian University, Adjunct Professor of Linguistics
President of Pioneer Bible Translators, 1988-2006
Vice-President of Training and Overseas Operation, Pioneer Bible Translators, 1981-1988
Adjunct Associate Professor of Linguistics: in Phonology, Translation and Semantics AT University of Texas, 1985-1994
Professor of Greek and Missiology at Dallas Christian College (1981-1986)
Academic Dean of College for Lincoln Christian University (1976-1981)
Professor of Greek, Cultural Anthropology & Linguistics (1965-1981)
Feasibility Studies and Consultation in Translation & Linguistics for Pioneer Bible Translators: 1981—2010: Papua New Guinea, Zaire, Liberia, Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea, Tanzania and Guinea, Ukraine, Russia, the Netherlands, Germany, England, Scotland, Italy, Hungary and Ukraine, Thailand & India and US and Canada
International Forum of Bible Agencies (from its founding in 1989)
Editor of Series:
New Testament Greek for Biblical Studies,
Lincoln Christian College Press.
Part-time editor with Eugene Nida and Johannes Louw of
The Greek English Lexicon: Based on Semantic Domains,
Empirical Evidences and Theoretical Interpretations of Greek Phonology: Prolegomena for a Theory of Sound Patterns in the Hellenistic Greek Koine Indiana University.
“Finishing the Task”, & “Strategy in Mission” in
Completing the Task of World Evangelism.
College Press, Joplin, Mo.
“God Rules, Man Chooses”, “Embracing Earth’s Multi-Cultural Mosaic”, “Access for All: A Key Dilemma for 21st Century Believers” and “Artificial Intelligence, DNA and Family History: Who Are You Really?” contributions to