Jul 19, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Faculty


 

Faculty

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Year in parenthesis indicates date of joining faculty.

BAEK, Jiewon
Assistant Professor of Foreign Language (2016)
PhD, University of Minnesota
MA, Virginia Tech
BA, Emory & Henry College

BAGBY, Amy H.
Associate Coordinator of Teacher Certification (2009)
PhD, Mercer University
MEd, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
BA, Covenant College

BARHAM, Robert Erle
Associate Professor of English (2012)
PhD, University of North Carolina
MPhil, University of Cambridge-Queen’s College
MA, University of Virginia
BA, Louisiana State University

BECKMAN, Jack E.
Professor of Education (2004)
Chair of Education Department
PhD, University of Cambridge
MPhil, University of Cambridge
MEd, Covenant College
BS, Georgia State University

BROUSSARD, Phillip R.
Professor of Physics (2000)
PhD and MS, Stanford University
BS, Louisiana State University

CORBETT, Stephen A.
Associate Professor of Community Development (2007)
MEd, University of Georgia
BA, Covenant College

CROSSMAN, Brian F.
Professor of Physical Education (1984)
Chair of Physical Education Department
DA, Middle Tennessee State University
MEd and BS, Frostburg State College

CYR, Christopher M.
Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2017)
Chair of Mathematics Department
PhD, University of Florida
MS, North Carolina State University
BS and BA, Mercer University

DAVIS, William C.
Professor of Philosophy and Coordinator of Faculty Development (1997)
PhD and MA, University of Notre Dame
MA, Westminster Theological Seminary
BA, Covenant College

DENNISON, William D.
Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies (1993)
PhD, Michigan State University
ThM and MDiv, Westminster Theological Seminary
BA, Geneva College

DODSON, Rebecca J.
Associate Dean of the Graduate School of Education (1989)
Certification Official
MS, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
BA, Covenant College

DONALDSON, Sarah E.
Associate Professor of Education (2012)
PhD and MEd, University of Georgia
BA, Covenant College

DREXLER, James L.
Dean of the Graduate School of Education (2004)
PhD, Saint Louis University
MEd, University of Missouri
MDiv, Covenant Theological Seminary
BA, Covenant College

DRYDEN, Jeff
Professor of Biblical Studies (2007)
Chair of Biblical Studies Department
PhD, Cambridge University
ThM and MDiv, Covenant Theological Seminary
BEE, Georgia Institute of Technology

EAMES, Kevin J.
Professor of Psychology and
Director of Institutional Effectiveness (2003)
Chair of Psychology Department
PhD and MS, Georgia State University
BA, Florida State University

FIKKERT, Brian T.
Professor of Economics & Community Development and Executive Director of the Chalmers Center (1997)
PhD and MPhil, Yale University
BA, Dordt College

FINCH, Scott M.
Associate Professor of Music (2013)
DMA, The University of Arizona
MM, Temple University
BA, Covenant College

FITZPATRICK, Christiana
Director of Global Education (2015)
MA, Wake Forest University
BA, University of Pennsylvania

FOLLETT, Richard R.
Professor of History (2001)
PhD and MA, Washington University (St. Louis)
BA, Arizona State University

FOREMAN, Clifford W.
Professor of English and Moderator of the Faculty (1986)
PhD and MA, Boston University
AB, Gordon College

GARRIS, Heath
Assistant Professor of Biology
PhD, University of Akron
MS, University of Alabama at Birmingham
BS, Furman University

GREEN, Jay D.
Professor of History (1998)
PhD, Kent State University
MA, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
BA, Taylor University

HALL, Jeffrey B.
Vice President for Academic Affairs (1994)
EdD, University of Tennessee
MEd, Slippery Rock University
BA, Grove City College

HALLSTROM, Camille J.
Professor of Theatre and Film Studies (2000)
Chair of Theatre Department
MFA, University of Pittsburgh
MA, Covenant Theological Seminary
Certificate, Acting Shakespeare, Royal Academy of
Dramatic Art, London U.K.
BA, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

HALVORSON, J. Derek
President (2012)
PhD, Loyola University
MA, University of Arizona
BA, Covenant College

HECKER, Brian D.
Reference Librarian (2017)
MLIS, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
MA, Westminster Theological Seminary
BA, Covenant College

HOLBERG, John E.
Director of Library Services (2003)
MSt, University of Oxford
MA, University of Arizona
MA, University of Nebraska
BA, New Mexico State University

HORNE, Cale D.
Associate Professor of Political Studies (2011)
PhD, University of Georgia
MA, University of South Carolina
BA, Covenant College

HORTON, Phillip B.
Professor of Education (1998)
PhD, Florida State University
MST, Middle Tennessee State University
BA, Bryan College

HUDSON, Ginner W.
Dean of Instructional Technology (2006)
PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology
MS and BA, Georgia State University

HUFFINES, Sarah H.
Associate Professor of English and Director of Writing Center (2007)
MFA, Pennsylvania State University
BA, University of Florida

HUMPHRIES, Jeffrey W.
Professor of Computer Science (2012)
PhD, Texas A & M University
MS, Georgia Institute of Technology
BS, United States Air Force Academy

HUNT, John M.
Professor of Computer Science (2006)
Chair of Computer Science Department
PhD, Clemson University
MS, Johns Hopkins University
BS, University of Maryland
BA, George Washington University

JACKSON, Alicia K.
Associate Professor of History (2004)
PhD, University of Mississippi
MA, Louisiana Technical University
BA, Centenary College

JONES, Ronald F.
Associate Professor of Business (2010)
Master of Accountancy, New Mexico
State University
BA, Covenant College

JONES, Scott C.
Professor of Biblical Studies (2005)
PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary
MDiv, Reformed Theological Seminary
BA, University of Mississippi

JOSEPH, Kayb W.
Professor of Art (2004)
MFA, University of Michigan
MA, Wheaton College
BA, Hillsdale College

KAPIC, Kelly M.
Professor of Theological Studies (2001)
PhD, King’s College, University of London
MDiv, Reformed Theological Seminary
BA, Wheaton College

KAUFMANN, Stephen R.
Professor of Education and Dean of Education and Social Sciences (1982)
PhD and MA, University of Iowa
BA, Covenant College

KIM, H. Lok
Assistant Professor of Music (2014)
MM, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
BMus, Anyang University, South Korea

KREUZE, Brandon R.
Professor of Music (2004)
Chair of Music Department
DM, Northwestern University
MM, Western Michigan University
BA, Calvin College

LOWE, Grant
Chaplain (2013)
MDiv, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
BA, University of Kansas

MACALLISTER, Gwen W.
Professor of English (2002)
PhD and MA, University of South Carolina
BA, Covenant College

MacDOUGALL, Daniel W.
Professor of Biblical Studies (1993)
PhD, University of Aberdeen
ThM, Calvin Theological Seminary
MDiv, Westminster Theological Seminary
BSE, University of Michigan

MADUEME, Hans L.
Associate Professor of Theological Studies (2012)
PhD and MDiv, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
MA, Trinity International University
MD, Howard University College of Medicine
BSC, McGill University

MASK, Russell P.
Associate Professor of Community Development (2002)
PhD and MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison
BA, Wheaton College

MILLER, Rodney E.
Dean of Records & Registrar (1991)
MS and BS, Purdue University
AS, Vincennes University

MORRIS, Timothy D.
Professor of Biology and Dean of Sciences (1995)
PhD, University of Florida
BA, Covenant College

MORTON, Jeffrey S.
Professor of Art (2000)
Chair of Art Department
MFA, Yale University
BFA, Temple University, Tyler School of Art

MORTON, Paul J.
Dean of Academic Programs and
Professor of History (1994)
Chair of History Department
PhD and MA, University of Southern California
MA, Villanova University
BA, Covenant College

NEILES, Tom A.
Professor of Modern Languages (2000)
Chair of Foreign Language Department
DML, Middlebury College
MA, Millersville University of Pennsylvania
BS, Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

NELSON, Karen K.
Director of Institutional Research (2015)
PhD, Case Western Reserve University
BS, Furman University

NELSON, Richard W.
Professor of Biology (2006)
Chair of Biology Department
PhD, Case Western Reserve University
BS, Furman University

PENNINGTON, Rebecca E.
Professor of Education (2002)
EdD, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
MEd. and BA, Covenant College

PETCHER, Donald N.
Professor of Physics (1993)
Chair of Physics Department
PhD, Indiana University
MS, University of Georgia
BA, Covenant College

QUATRO, Scott A.
Professor of Management (2006)
Chair of Business Department
PhD, Iowa State University
MBA, College of William and Mary
BA, Pepperdine University

ROBINSON, Chris T.
Assistant Professor of Sociology (2015)
PhD, University of South Carolina
MDiv, Union Theological Seminary
BA, Anderson University

RUSH, John V.
Assistant Professor of Economics (2016)
PhD and MA, University of Hawaii
MA and BA, Whitworth University
AA, Columbia College

SAIKI, David J.
Associate Professor of Chemistry (2017)
PhD, University of California
BS, Westmont College

SCEGGEL, Timothy S.
Physical and Sport Education Administrative Faculty (2016)
Director of Athletics
MS, University of Louisville
BA, Covenant College

SLAVOVSKY, Mark P.
Assistant Professor of Accounting (2017)
MTx, University of Tulsa
BA, Covenant College

STAMBAUGH, Brianne
Assistant Professor of Spanish (2014)
PhD and MA, University of Alabama
BA, Union University

STEPHENS, Nola M.
Assistant Professor of Linguistics (2012)
PhD, Stanford University
BA, Indiana University

STERN, Curtis H.
Professor of Engineering (2012)
PhD and MS, University of California, Berkeley
SB, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

STEWART, Kenneth J.
Professor of Theological Studies (1997)
PhD, University of Edinburgh
MPhil, University of Waterloo
MTh. and MDiv, Westminster Theological Seminary
BA, University of British Columbia

TAHERE, David
Assistant Professor of Music (2014)
MM, Temple University
BMus, Lee University

TATE, William C.
Dean of Arts & Letters and Professor of English (2007)
Chair of English Department
PhD, University of North Carolina
MA, Duke University
MA and BA, Bob Jones University

TINHOLT, Elaine T.
Assistant Professor of Education (2009)
EdS, Lincoln Memorial University
MEd, Covenant College
BS, University of West Georgia

TRIMIEW, Oliver L., Jr.
Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies (1988)
Chair of Interdisciplinary Studies Department
PhD, Vanderbilt University
MA, University of Chicago
MDiv, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
BA, Covenant College

VOS, Matthew S.
Professor of Sociology (2000)
Chair of Sociology Department
PhD, University of Tennessee
MEd, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
BA, Covenant College

VOYLES, Brad A.
Vice President for Student Development
and Dean of Students (2005)
EdD, Vanderbilt University
MDiv, Reformed Theological Seminary
MSEd, Southern Illinois University
BA, DePauw University

WARD, Herbert D.
Professor of Biblical Studies (2005)
DTh, University of Stellenbosch
ThM and MDiv, Covenant Theological Seminary
JD, University of Missouri School of Law
BA, Wheaton College

WEICHBRODT, Elissa
Assistant Professor of Art (2013)
PhD, Washington University
MA, Washington University
BA, Covenant College

WESCHER, Lance R.
Associate Professor of Economics (2006)
Chair of Community Development and Economics Department
PhD and MA, University of Notre Dame
BA, Wheaton College

WINGARD, John C., Jr.
Dean of Humanities and Professor of Philosophy (2007)
Chair of Philosophy Department
PhD, University of Miami
MDiv, Reformed Theological Seminary
BA, Belhaven College

WRIGHT, Phillip G.
Professor of Psychology (1984)
PhD, McGill University
MA, University of Toronto
BSc, McGill University

YOUNG, Bruce R.
Professor of Education (2004)
EdD, University of San Francisco
MEd, Holy Names University
BA, Covenant College

YUE, Carole
Assistant Professor of Psychology (2014)
PhD and MA, University of California, Los Angeles
BA, Samford University

ZUIDEMA, Daniel R.
Professor of Chemistry (2005)
Chair of Chemistry Department
PhD, Wake Forest University
BSc, Calvin College

Professors Emeriti

ALLEN, Richard D.
Organizational Management (1989)
PhD and MA, Michigan State University
BS, Central Michigan University

ANDERSON, Charles
Biblical Studies (1964)
MSTh, University of the South
BD, Faith Seminary
AB, Wheaton College

ASHLOCK, Robert B.
Education (1988)
EdD, Indiana University
MS and BS, Butler University

CLARK, Raymond W.
Biblical Studies (1966)
DD, Covenant Theological Seminary
ThM, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
BD, Covenant Theological Seminary
BREd, Tyndale College

EVEARITT, Timothy C.
Education (1979)
EdD and MA, Illinois State University
MA, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
BA, Fort Wayne Bible College

FENNEMA, John E.
Education (1999)
EdD, University of Georgia
MA, Reformed Theological Seminary
MA, Florida Atlantic University
BA, Calvin College

GRAHAM, Donovan L.
Education (1972)
EdD and MA, New Mexico State University
BA, University of Northern Colorado

HAMM, John
Music (1964)
PhD, Florida State University
MM, Eastman School of Music
MusB, John Brown University

HESSELINK, Paul K.
English (1972)
PhD and MA, University of Chicago
AB, Hope College

KELLOGG, Edward
Art (1973)
MA and BA, San Diego State College

KRABBENDAM, Hendrik
Biblical Studies (1973)
ThD and ThM, Westminster Theological Seminary
BD (equiv.) and BA (equiv.), Theologische Hoogeschool

LAMBERT, Roger L.
Biblical Studies and Missions (1982)
PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary
ThM, Covenant Theological Seminary
BD, Asbury College

LOTHERS, John E.
Biology (1966)
PhD, University of Kansas
MS, Kansas State University
BS, Oklahoma State University

McLELLAND, Reginald F.
Philosophy (1987)
PhD and MA, University of Georgia
MDiv, Reformed Theological Seminary
BA, Western Carolina University

MULLER, John S.
Sociology (1971)
PhD and MS, Florida State University
BA, Covenant College
BD, Westminster Theological Seminary

RULON, Michael J.
Psychology (1975)
PhD, Ohio State University
MA, Humboldt State College
BA, Westmont University

SHAW, Sanford W.
Foreign Language (2007)
PhD, Cornell University
BA, Middlebury College

SIZEMORE, Douglas R.
Computer Science (1974)
PhD, University of Northern Colorado
MA, Conservative Baptist Theological Seminary
BA, Taylor University

WENGER, Jerome D.
Biology (1972)
PhD, University of Arkansas
MA and BS, Western Michigan University