Garrett is Professor of English at Baylor University in Waco, Texas. He has been named Outstanding Professor by Baylor’s student congress and Outstanding Faculty Member by the university administration, and in 2013, was named the Baylor University Centennial Professor. His courses at Baylor include studies of writing, film, literature, and theology. He is the founding co-director of the Long Long Way Film Festival at Washington National Cathedral, and helps plan and present the Scene and Unseen race and film program at Trinity Wall Street.
Greg is the author of two dozen books (including My Church Is Not Dying, Crossing Myself: A Story of Spiritual Rebirth, and In Conversation: Rowan Williams and Greg Garrett), is the Theologian in Residence at the American Cathedral in Paris , and serves the larger Church as a lay preacher based at St. David’s Episcopal Church in Austin, Texas.