May 30, 2020  
Undergraduate Catalog 2010-2011 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2010-2011 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

The Registry


 

Board of Trustees
 

*Gordon Retzer, Chair Ruth Liu
Tim Bainum Todd McFarland
*Gordon Bietz Bill McGhinnis
John Boskind *Ellsworth McKee
Michael Cauley Vanard Mendinghall
Donald Chase Hubert Morel
Joan Coggin *John Nixon
Jim Davidson Frank B. Potts
Ken DeFoor *Randy Robinson
Helen Durichek Mark Schiefer
Faith Durkin Terry Shaw
Dana Edmond *Ron Smith, Vice Chair
Mel Eisele *Jeanette Stepanske
Conrad L. Gill Christine Waldrop
*Burton Hall Izak Wessels
Steve Haley Jeff White
Heather Hilliard Greg Willett
Scott Hodges *Ed Wright
Danny Houghton Doug Zinke
Lars Houmann  

* Members of the Executive Board

University Administration

President
 

Gordon Bietz, D.Min. (1997) President
Ben Wygal, Ph.D. (2003) Assistant to the President

Information Systems
 

Henry Hicks, M.B.A. (1998) Executive Director, Information Services
Doru Mihaescu, M.B.A. (1997) Associate Director, Digital Networking
Herdy Moniyung, M.S. (1999) Associate Director, Info Processing
Mike McClung, B.A. (1996) Assistant Director, Workstation Support
Judy DeLay, B.A., C.P.A. (1982) Senior Programmer/Analyst
Bryce Enevoldson, B.S. (2005) Programmer/Analyst
Luke Miller, B.S. (2004) Programmer/Analyst
Randi Buhl, A.A. (2001) Network Administrator
Josh Rhodes, B.S. (2007) Network Administrator

Institutional Research and Planning
 

Hollis James, Ph.D. (2003) Director, Institutional Research and Planning

Academic Administration
 

Robert Young, Ph.D. (2007) Senior Vice President, Academic Administration
Volker Henning, Ph.D. (1989) Associate Vice President, Academic Administration

Academic Technology
 

Elaine Plemons, M.A. (2007) Dean, Academic Technology

Graduate Studies
 

Carl Swafford, Ph.D. (1992) Dean, Graduate Studies
Laurie Gauthier, M.B.A. (2008) Director, Graduate Marketing and Enrollment

Library
 

Josip Mocnik, Ph.D. (2008) Director, Library
Genevieve Cottrell, DLitt et Phil. (2001) Cataloger
Patricia Beaman, M.S.L.S. (1998) Periodicals Librarian
Stanley Cottrell II, M.L.S. (2004) Technical Services Librarian
Frank DiMemmo, M.S. (1980) Media Librarian
Daniel Maxwell, M.S.L.I.S. (2004) Electronic Resource Librarian
Kathryn McGrath, M.Ed. (2008) Reference/Instruction Librarian
Ron Miller, B.S. (1995) Library Computer Support
Marge Seifert, M.S.L.S. (1999) Public Services Librarian

Online Campus
 

Pegi Flynt, M.A.T. (2007) Director, Online Campus

Records and Advisement
 

Joni Zier, M.S.Ed. (1993) Director, Records and Advisement
Sharon Rogers, M.Ed. (1977) Assistant Director, Records and Advisement
Sandy Tucker, B.S. (1997) Assistant Director, Records and Advisement
Don Crumley, B.S. (2004) Data Analyst

Advancement
 

Christopher Carey, B.S. CFRE (2005) Vice President, Advancement
Joy McKee, B.S. (2005) Corporate and Foundation Relations

Alumni Relations
 

Evonne Crook, B.A. (1980) Director, Alumni Relations

Conventions
 

Sharon Robberson, B.S. (2007) Director, Conference and Events
Leslie Ann Schwarzer, B.S. (2005) Conference Services Coordinator

Development
 

Geovanny Ragsdale, M.I.B. (2009) Director, Development
Patrice Hieb, A.S. (1998) Annual Fund Coordinator
Robert Raney, B.S. (2003) Major Gifts

Planned Giving
 

Carolyn Liers (1996) Director, Planned Giving

WSMC FM90.5
 

Scott Kornblum, B.S./B.A. (2005) Director, WSMC
Boyd Buhl (2010) Underwriting Sales Rep

Financial Administration
 

Tom Verrill, M.S. (2008) Senior Vice President, Financial Administration
Doug Frood, M.S. (2001) Associate Vice President, Financial Admin Budgeting & Finance
Martin Hamilton, B.A. (1998) Associate Vice President, Financial Administration
Russell Orrison (2003) Director, Purchasing

Accounting and Financial Services
 

David Huisman, B.S., C.P.A. (1993) Controller
Mary Sundin, B.S. (1993) Senior Accountant

Campus Safety
 

Kevin Penrod, B.S. (2007) Director, Campus Safety

Human Resources
 

Pat Coverdale, B.S., SPHR (2001) Director, Human Resources
David Olson, M.B.A. (1995) Manager, Payroll

Industries
 

Gary Shockley (2006) Manager, Village Market
Rita Wohlers (1978) Manager, Campus Shop

Risk Management
 

Crystal Stitzer, M.S. (2007) Director, Risk Management

Services
 

Dave Allemand, A.A.A.S. (2004) Director, Energy Management
Mark Antone, A.S. (1984) Director, Landscape Services
Barry Becker (1993) Director, Transportation Services
Betty Garver, M.S. (2000) Director, University Health Center
Clair Kitson (1989) Director, Plant Services
Sherri Schoonard (2000) Director, Food Service
Dennis Schreiner (1997) Director, Service
Eric Schoonard, A.S. (2002) Associate Director, Plant Services
Fred Turner, B.ARCH. (1996) Corporate Architect

University Health Center
 

Bill Rawson, B.S. (2008) Physician’s Assistant

Marketing and Enrollment Services
 

Vinita Sauder, Ph.D. (1983) Vice President, Marketing and Enrollment Services
Marc Grundy, M.B.A. (1997) Associate Vice President, Marketing and Enrollment Services

Admissions and Recruitment
 

Marc Grundy, M.B.A. (1997) Associate Vice President, Enrollment Services
Ryan Herman, B.S. (2003) Associate Director, Admissions
Jackie James, B.A. (2003) Associate Director, Admissions
Adam Brown, B.S. (2006) Enrollment Counselor
Nathalie Mazo, B.S. (2005) Enrollment Counselor
Bert Ringer, M.Div. (1996) Enrollment Counselor, Florida

Marketing and University Relations
 

Ingrid Skantz, B.S. (1990) Director, Marketing and University Relations
Lori Futcher, B.A. (2005) Manager, Communications
Isaac James, B.S. (2008) Manager, eCommunications
Katie Partlo, B.S. (2007) Manager, Project and Planning
Ryan Pierce, A.A. (2009) Manager, Graphic Design

Student Finance
 

Marc Grundy, M.B.A. (1997) Associate Vice President, Enrollment Services
Jason Merryman, M.A. (2005) Director, Student Finance
Jayne Wyche, A.S. (1980) Assistant Director, Student Finance
Brenda Gillund, A.S. (2001) Student Finance Counselor
Lily Loza, B.A. (2006) Student Finance Counselor
Fred McClanahan, B.A./B.S. (2004) Student Finance Counselor
Tina Nelson, B.S. (2009) Student Finance Counselor
Paula Walters, B.S. (2005) Student Finance Counselor
Kristin Welch-Murphy, M.S. (2009) Student Finance Counselor

Student Services Administration
 

William Wohlers, Ph.D. (1973) Vice President, Student Services
Kari Shultz, M.A. (1999) Director, Student Life

Campus Chaplain
 

Brennon Kirstein, M.Div. (2007) Chaplain
Kevin Kibble, M.Div. (2005) Assistant Chaplain

Residence Halls
 

Dwight Magers, M.A. (1993) Director of Residence Halls Housing and Dean of Men
Kassandra Krause, M.S. (1987) Dean of Women
Jeffrey Erhard, M.A.T. (1997) Associate Dean of Men
Carl Patterson, M.A. (2004) Associate Dean of Men
John Sager, B.A. (2001) Associate Dean of Men
Kevin Pride, B.A. (2007) Assistant Dean of Men
Chamra Anthony, M.A. (2007) Associate Dean of Women
Lisa Woodcock, B.A. (2004) Associate Dean of Women
J.P. Mathis, B.S. (2008) Assistant Dean of Women
Kristin Taylor, B.A. (2008) Assistant Dean of Women

Student Success Center
 

Jim Wampler, Psy.D. (1993) Director, Student Success Center/Testing Services
Januwoina Nixon, M.Ed (2006) Director, Learning Support Services
Renita Klischies, M.S. (2003) First Year and Retention Coordinator
Jeremy Moore, M.S. (2007) Career Services Coordinator
Midge Phibbs, M.S. (1993) Counseling Services Coordinator
Sheila Smith, M.A. (1997) Disability Services Coordinator
Liane de Souza, M.S. (2003) Counselor/International Student Adviser

Church Pastors
 

John Nixon, D.Min. (2006) Senior Pastor
Sam Chetty, M.Th. (2009) Pastor of Local Mission and Ministry
Tim Cross, M.Div. (2002) Youth Pastor
Mike Fulbright, M.Div. (2000) Young Adult Pastor/Pastoral Director of Fellowship
Wolf Jedamski, M. A. (1992) Church Administrator/Pastor of Missions
Don MacLafferty, M.Div. (2002) Director, Kids in Discipleship Center
Dúane Schoonard, M.A. (1998) Pastoral Director of Spiritual Development
Carole Verrill (2008) Children’s Ministries

Faculty Emeriti

Bruce Ashton, D.M.A., Professor Emeritus of Music

Ronald M. Barrow, Ph.D., Vice President Emeritus for Admissions and College Relations

Peggy Bennett, M.S.L.S., Associate Professor Emerita of Library Science

Jack Blanco, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Religion

Joyce Cotham, M.B.Ed., Associate Professor Emerita of Office Administration

Donald Dick, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Speech Communication

John Durichek, M.A., Associate Professor Emeritus of Computing and Technology

Mary Elam, M.A., Associate Vice President Emerita of Academic Administration

Cyril F. W. Futcher, Ed.D., Vice President Emeritus of Academic Administration

Orlo Gilbert, D.F.A., Professor Emeritus of Music

Loranne Grace, M.S.L.S., Associate Professor Emerita of Library Science

Floyd Greenleaf, Ph.D., Vice President Emeritus of Academic Administration

Leona Gulley, Ed.D., Professor Emerita of Psychology

Larry Hanson, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

Carole Haynes, Ed.D., Professor Emerita of Education

Ray Hefferlin, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Physics

Shirley Howard, M.S., Associate Professor Emerita of Nursing

Bonnie Hunt, M.S., Associate Professor Emerita of Nursing

Ed Lamb, M.S.S.W., Professor Emeritus of Social Work and Family Studies

Katie Lamb, Ph.D., Associate Vice President Emerita of Academic Administration

Robert Merchant, M.B.A., Treasurer Emeritus

Clifford Myers, Sr., Director Emeritus of Campus Safety

Louesa Peters, B.A., Associate Treasurer Emerita

Marvin Robertson, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Music

Cecil Rolfe, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Business Administration

Barbara Ruf, Ph.D., Professor Emerita of English

Kenneth M. Spears, M.B.A., Vice President Emeritus for Finance

Shirley Spears, M.S., Associate Professor Emerita of Nursing

Mitchell Thiel, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

Thelma Wearner, M.A., Associate Professor Emerita of Home Economics

Erma Webb, M.S., Associate Professor Emerita of Nursing

Instructional Faculty

(Dates in parentheses indicate the beginning year of employment at Southern Adventist University.)

Wendel Adams—B.S.I.T., Instructor of Technology
B.S. and B.S.I.T., Andrews University. (2009)

Pamela Ahlfeld—M.S., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S., Georgia State University. (1990)

Patricia Anderson—Ph.D., Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Southwestern Adventist University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington. (2007)

Scot Anderson—Ph.D., Associate Professor of Computing
B.S., Southwestern Adventist University; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Nebraska, Lincoln. (2007)

Joyce L. Azevedo—Ph.D., Professor of Biology
B.S., Union College; M.A. and Ph.D., University of California, Riverside. (1992)

Evie Nogales Baker—M.S.W., Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A. and B.S.W., Southern Adventist University; M.S.W., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (2005)

Lorraine Ball—M.S., Associate Professor of Journalism and Communication
B.A., Atlantic Union College; M.S., Clark University. (2001)

W. Scott Ball—Ph.D., Dean and Professor of Music
B.Mus, Arizona State University; M.A. and M.Div., Andrews University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University. (2000)

Loren Barnhurst—Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Andrews University; Ph.D., University of Denver. (2002)

Desiree Batson—Ph.D., Professor of Nursing
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S.N., University of Wisconsin, Madison; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (1997)

Stephen Bauer—Ph.D., Professor of Religion
B.A., Atlantic Union College; M.Div. and Ph.D., Andrews University. (1999)

Patricia Beaman—M.S.L.S., Associate Professor of Library Science
B.A., La Sierra University; M.S.L.S., University of Southern California. (1999)

John Beckett—D.B.A., Professor of Computing
B.S. and M.B.A., Southern Adventist University; D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University. (1975)

Robert Benge—Ph.D., Professor of Physical Education, Health and Wellness
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S.Ed., Old Dominion University; Ph.D., University of New Mexico. (1998)

Krystal Bishop—Ed.D., Professor of Education
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.A. and Ed.D., University of South Florida, Tampa. (1996)

Mike Boyd—M.S., Associate Professor of Physical Education, Health and Wellness
B.S., Atlantic Union College; M.S., United States Sports Academy. (2007)

Kevin Brown—Ph.D., Chair and Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Central Florida. (1999)

Gennevieve Brown-Kibble—D.M.A., Professor of Music
B.A., Andrews University; M.Mus., Indiana University; D.M.A., University of Arizona. (2005)

Charles D. Burks—Ph.D., Professor of Psychology
B.A. Evangel College; M.S., University of Nebraska, Omaha; Ph.D., Florida State University. (1998)

Hendel Butoy—Professor of Visual Art and Design

Rachel Byrd—Ph.D., Professor of English
B.A., Pacific Union College; M.A., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., University of Maryland. (1998)

Michael Cafferky—D.B.A., Professor of Business and Management
B.A., Atlantic Union College; M.Div., Andrews University; M.P.H., Loma Linda University; D.B.A., Anderson University. (2003)

Ray Carson—M.A., Associate Professor of Technology
B.S. and M.A., Northern Arizona University. (2003)

Ken Caviness—Ph.D., Professor of Physics
B.S., Southern Adventist University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Lowell. (1996)

Samson Chama—Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Zambia; M.S.W., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University. (2009)

Myrna Colon—Ph.D., Professor of Education
B.A. and M.A., University of Puerto Rico; Ed.S. and Ph.D., Andrews University. (2001)

Robert Coombs—Ph.D., Professor of Psychology
B.A., Carson-Newman College; M.Div., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; D.Min., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (2004)

Peter J. Cooper—D.M.A., Professor of Music
B.Mus. and M.Mus., Conservatory of Music, University of Missouri-Kansas City; D.M.A., University of Michigan. (2006)

Genevieve Cottrell—DLitt et Phil, Professor of Library Sciences
BBibl, Hons Bibl, M.Inf. and DLitt et Phil, University of South Africa. (2001)

Stanley Cottrell II— M.L.S., Associate Professor of Library Science
B.S. and M.A., Andrews University; M.L.S., University of Maryland. (2004)

Randall Craven—M.S.Ed., Dean and Associate Professor of Visual Art and Design
B.A., University of Missouri, Kansas City; M.S.Ed., Southern Adventist University. (2000)

Linda Potter Crumley—Ph.D., Professor of Journalism and Communication
B.A., Pacific Union College; M.A., University of California; Ph.D., University of Texas. (2004)

Michael Dant—M.S., Associate Professor of Computing
B.S. and M.S., Andrews University. (2009)

Judith Dedeker—M.S.N., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S. and M.S.N., Southern Adventist University. (2006)

Cheryl Woolsey Des Jariais—Ed.D., Associate Professor of Education and Psychology
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.A., Andrews University; Ed.D., University of Montana. (2010)

Lisa Clark Diller—Ph.D., Professor of History
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Chicago. (2002)

René Drumm—Ph.D., Dean and Professor of Social Work
B.S., Andrews University; M.S.W., Michigan State University; Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University. (2003)

Lynelle Ellis—M.A., Assistant Professor of Journalism and Communication
B.A., Walla Walla University; M.A., Spring Arbor University. (2009)

Richard Erickson—M.B.A., Associate Professor of Business and Management
B.S. and M.B.A., Austin Peay State University. (1984)

L. Ann Foster—Ph.D., Professor of Biology
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S. and Ph.D., University of N. Texas. (1996)

Bonnie Freeland—M.S.N., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.,Southern Adventist University; M.S.N., University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (1998)

Ileana Freeman-Gutierrez—Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A. and M.A., Andrews University; Ph.D., Ball State University. (2005)

Alfredo Fuentes—M.A., Associate Professor of Education
B.A., Adventist Antillian University; M.A., University of Hartford

H. Robert Gadd—Ph.D., C.P.A., Professor of Business and Management and VandeVere Chair Professor of Accounting
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.B.A., University of Maryland at College Park; Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington. (2000)

Holly Gadd—Ph.D., Professor of Nursing
B.S., Andrews University; M.S., Loma Linda University; F.N.P., Midwestern State University Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University. (2000)

Pam Gammenthaler—M.S.N., Assistant Professor of Nursing
R.N. and B.S., Walla Walla University; M.S.N., Loma Linda University. (2006)

Phil Garver—Ed.D., Dean and Professor of Physical Education, Health and Wellness
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S., Eastern Michigan University; Ed.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (1976)

David George—M.F.A., Associate Professor of Visual Art and Design
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design. (1999)

Judith Glass—M.Mus., Professor of Music
B.Mus. and M.Mus., University of Texas at Austin. (1975)

Lisa S. Goolsby—M.B.A., Associate Professor of Business and Management
B.B.A., La Sierra University; M.B.A., Indiana Wesleyan University. (2008)

Zachary Gray—M.F.A., Associate Professor of Visual Art and Design
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design. (2000)

Norman Gulley—Ph.D., Research Professor of Religion
Diploma in Theology, Newbold College; B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.A. and M.Div., Andrews University; Ph.D., University of Edinburgh (Scotland). (1978)

Ed Guthero—B.S., Associate Professor of Visual Art and Design
B.S., Andrews University. (2002)

Tyson Hall—Ph.D., Professor of Computing
B.S., M.S., and Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology. (2005)

Rick Halterman—Ph.D., Dean and Professor of Computing
B.S., Florida Southern College; M.S., Florida Atlantic University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (1987)

Jan Haluska—Ph.D., Chair and Professor of English
B.S., Pacific Union College; M.A., Andrews University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (1981)

Brent Hamstra—Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Andrews University; Ph.D., University of Michigan. (1999)

Chris Hansen—Ph.D., Chair and Professor of Physics
B.S., Southern Adventist University; Ph.D., Colorado State University. (1996)

Tara D. Hargrove—M.A., Assistant Professor of Journalism and Communication
B.A. and M.A., Colorado State University in Ft. Collins. (2009)

Giselle Hasel—M.A., Assistant Professor of Visual Art and Design
B.A., Andrews University; M.A., Southern Adventist University. (2007)

Michael G. Hasel—Ph.D., Professor of Religion, Director, Institute of Archaeology
B.A. and M.A., Andrews University; M.A and Ph.D., University of Arizona. (1998)

Adam Heck—M.S., Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Andrews University; M.S., University of Central Florida, Orlando. (2010)

Volker Henning—Ph.D., Associate Vice President for Academic Administration
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.Div., Andrews University; M.A., University of Central Florida; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (1989)

Debbie Higgens—Ph.D., Professor of English
B.A., Columbia Union College; M.A., Andrews University; Ph.D., Middle State Tennessee University. (1993)

*Michael Hills—M.S.Ed., Assistant Professor of Education (2003)
B.A., Thomas Edison State College; M.S.Ed., Southern Adventist University. (2003)

Lorella Howard—M.S.N., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Southern Adventist University; M.S.N., Vanderbilt University. (1994)

Jaclynn Huse—Ph.D., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S. and M.S.N., Southern Adventist University; Ph.D., University of Northern Colorado. (2003)

Julie Hyde—M.Acc., C.P.A., Assistant Professor of Business and Management
B.S. and M.Acc., University of Tennessee, Chattanooga. (2005)

Douglas Jacobs—D.Min., Professor of Religion
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.Div. and D.Min., Andrews University. (2002)

Barbara James—D.S.N., Dean and Professor of Nursing
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S.N., University of Texas, Arlington; D.S.N., University of Alabama, Birmingham. (1991)

Amanda Jehle—M.A., Instructor of English
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.A., Andrews University. (2010)

Cynthia Johnson—M.S.N., Assistant Professor of Nursing
MSN., Southern Adventist University. (2007)

Frances Johnson—D.N.P., Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Texas at Arlington; M.S.N., Andrews University; D.N.P., Rush University. (2008)

Ronald D. Johnson—Ph.D., Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington. (2006)

Greg A. King—Ph.D., Dean and Professor of Religion
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.Div., Andrews University; Ph.D., Union Theological Seminary. (2004)

Timothy D. Korson—Ph.D., Professor of Computing
B.A., Atlantic Union College; M.S., Ohio University; Ph.D., Georgia State University. (1995)

Dana Krause—M.S., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S., Texas Woman’s University. (1992)

Henry Kuhlman—Ph.D., Professor of Physics
B.A., Emmanuel Missionary College; M.A., Western Michigan University; Ph.D., Purdue University. (1968)

Judson Lake—Th.D., Professor of Religion
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.Div., Andrews University; D.Min., Reformed Theological Seminary; Th.D., University of South Africa. (1997)

Timothy Lale—M.A., Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.A., University of California. (2008)

Faith Laughlin—M.A., Associate Professor of Education and Psychology
B.A., Andrews University; M.A. Pacific Union College. (2009)

Donn W. Leatherman—Ph.D., Professor of Religion
B.Th., Canadian Union College; M.Div., Andrews University; Ph.D., McGill University. (1992)

Michael Liedke—M.S.N., Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S.N., Emory University. (2009)

Carlos G. Martin—Ph.D., Professor of Religion; Director, R.H. Pierson Institute of Evangelism and World Missions
B.Div., River Plate College; M.A., Andrews University; M.Div and Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. (2001)

Daniel Maxwell—M.S.L.I.S., Associate Professor of Library Science
B.A., Walla Walla University; M.S.L.I.S., Indiana University. (2004)

Harold Mayer—Ph.D., Associate Professor of Physical Education, Health and Wellness
B.S., Pacific Union College; M.P.H., Loma Linda University; Ph.D., Walden University. (2004)

Sylvia Mayer—M.S., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S., San Jose State University. (2004)

Katie McGrath—M.Ed., Assistant Professor of Library Science
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.Ed., East Tennessee State University. (2009)

Mitch Menzmer—Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Pacific Union College; Ph.D., Clarkson University. (2007)

Kimberly Miller—M.Acc., Associate Professor of Business and Management
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.Acc., University of Oklahoma. (2007)

Marty Miller—M.S., Associate Professor of Education and Psychology
B.S. and M.S., Southern Adventist University. (2009)

Laurie Redmer Minner—M.M., Associate Professor of Music
B.M., Atlantic Union College; M.M., New England Conservatory. (2000)

Colleen Mitchell—Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychology
B.S., Oakwood University; M.A. and Ph.D., Loma Linda University. (2008)

Christine Moniyung—M.S., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S. and M.S., Andrews University. (2004)

Robert Montague—Ph.D., C.P.A., Professor of Business and Management
B.S., Loma Linda University; M.B.A., University of Missouri; Ph.D., University of Iowa. (1999)

Josip Mocnik—Ph.D., Director of Libraries and Associate Professor of Library Science
B.A., Newbold College; M.A., University College London, University of London; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University. (2008)

P. Willard Munger—Ph.D., Professor of Computing
B.S., Loma Linda University—La Sierra ; M.A., M.S., and Ph.D., Andrews University. (2002)

Andy Nash—Ph.D., Associate Professor of Journalism and Communication
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.A., Andrews University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska—Lincoln. (2005)

Dennis Negron—M.A., Associate Professor of English
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.A., University of Tennessee, Chattanooga. (1993)

Rick Norskov—M.D., Professor of Biology
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.D., Loma Linda University. (2006)

Pierre Nzokizwanimana—Ph.D., Professor of Modern Languages
B.A., Institut Pedagogique National; M.A., Université Nationale du Rwanda; Ph.D., Michigan State University. (2006)

Braam Oberholster—M.B.A., Associate Professor of Business and Management
B.B.A., Helderberg College; M.B.A., Andrews University. (2003)

Cathy Olson—M.A., Associate Professor of Education
B.A., Union College; M.A., Andrews University. (1996)

Cliff Olson—Ph.D., Professor of Business and Management
B.A., University of Northern Colorado; M.S. and Ph.D., Colorado State University. (1989)

Alan Parker—D.Th., Professor of Religion
B.A., Andrews University; M.Th. And D.Th., Stellenbosch University. (2007)

Carlos H. Parra—Ph.D., Chair and Professor of Modern Languages
B.A., Weber State University; M.A., University of Utah; Ph.D., Duke University. (2000)

Ken Parsons—M.Mus., Associate Professor of Music
B.A. and B.Mus., Walla Walla University; M.Mus., University of Oregon. (2000)

Mark Peach—Ph.D., Professor of History
B.A., Walla Walla University; M.A., Washington State University; Ph.D., University of Chicago. (1987)

Julie Penner—Ph.D., Professor of Music
B.Mus., University of Idaho; M.Mus., Eastman School of Music; Ph.D., University of Northern Colorado. (1993)

Dennis Pettibone—Ph.D., Chair and Professor of History
B.A., La Sierra College; M.A., Loma Linda University; Ph.D., University of California, Riverside. (1988)

Sharon Pittman—Ph.D., Professor of Social Work
B.S.W. and M.S.W., University of Missouri; Ph.D., University of Illinois. (2010)

Elaine Plemons—M.A., Dean and Associate Professor Academic Technology
B.A. and M.A., La Sierra University. (2007)

Helen Pyke—M.A., Associate Professor of English
B.A., Walla Walla University; M.A., University of Tennessee, Chattanooga. (1990)

Clint Ratliff—M.F.A., Assistant Professor of Visual Art and Design
B.A., Walla Walla University; M.F.A., New York Academy of Art. (2007)

Edwin Reynolds—Ph.D., Professor of New Testament and Biblical Languages
B.A., B.S., and M.A., Pacific Union College; M.A. and Ph.D., Andrews University. (2004)

Adrienne Royo—Ph.D., Professor of Modern Languages
B.A., M.A., and Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. (2009)

Jodi Ruf—M.A., Associate Professor of English
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.A., Andrews University. (2007)

Stephen Ruf—M.S., Associate Professor of Journalism and Communication
B.S. and M.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (1996)

Corneliu Rusu—M.S.W., Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., SDA Theological Institute, Bucharest, Romania; M.A., Newbold College; M.S.W., Andrews University. (2009)

Greg Rumsey—Ph.D., Dean and Professor of Journalism and Communication
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.A., University of Colorado; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (2001)

Philip G. Samaan—D.Min., Professor of Religion; E.G. White, Chair
B.A., Walla Walla University; M.Div., Andrews University; M.S.P.H. Loma Linda University; D.Min., Andrews University. (1998)

Bruce Schilling—Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Andrews University; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology. (1996)

Richard Schwarz—M.S., Associate Professor of Physical Education, Health and Wellness
B.S., Andrews University; M.S., United States Sports Academy. (2000)

Dean Scott—M.F.A., Associate Professor of Visual Art and Design
B.S., Ferris State University; M.F.A., Savannah Institute of Art and Design. (2000)

Rhonda Scott—Ph.D., Chair and Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Union College; Ph.D., University of California, Riverside. (1997)

Marge Seifert—M.S.L.S., Associate Professor of Library Science
B.S., Union College; M.A., Andrews University; M.S.L.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (1999)

Christy Showalter, M.S.—Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S. and M.S., Southern Adventist University. (2008)

Judy Sloan—Ph.D., Professor of Physical Education, Health and Wellness
B.S., Union College; M.S., Central Washington University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska. (2001)

Elizabeth Snyder—M.S., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., Andrews University; M.S., Washington State University. (2005)

Keith Snyder—Ph.D., Chair and Professor of Biology
B.S. and M.S., Andrews University; Ph.D., Washington State University. (1995)

Lee Spencer—Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., University of California; M.S. and Ph.D., Loma Linda University. (2004)

Laurie Stankavich—M.A., Assistant Professor of English
B.S., Andrews University; M.A., University of Texas at Arlington. (2010)

Verlyne Starr—M.B.A., Associate Professor of Business and Management
B.A., Andrews University; M.A.T., Oakland University; M.B.A., Southern Adventist University. (1999)

Dennis Steele—Ph.D., C.P.A., Associate Professor of Business and Management
B.B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.B.A., Kennesaw State University; Ph.D., Mississippi State University. (1999)

Stanley Stevenson—M.S.W., Associate Professor of Social Work
B.A., M.A., and M.S.W., Andrews University. (2003)

Carleton Swafford—Ph.D., Graduate Dean
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (1992)

Keely Tary—Ph.D., Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Southern Adventist University; M.A., La Sierra University; Ph.D., Washington State University. (2008)

John Wesley Taylor, V—Ph.D., Ed.D., Dean and Professor of Education and Psychology
B.A. and B.S., Weimar College; M.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville; M.A. and Ph.D., Andrews University; Ed.D.,University of Virginia. (2003)

Douglas Tilstra—Ph.D., Professor of Religion
B.A., Pacific Union College; M.Div., Andrews University; Ph.D., Capella University. (2000)

Neville Trimm—Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Andrews University; M.S. and Ph.D., Loma Linda University. (2004)

Priscilla Tucker—M.A., Assistant Professor of Education and Psychology
B.A., University of Massachusetts; M.A., Andrews University. (2010)

Maria Valenca—M.A., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., Atlantic Union College; M.A., University of Massachusetts. (2009)

Don Van Ornam—Ph.D., C.P.A., Dean and Professor of Business and Management
B.A., La Sierra College; M.S., University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University. (1997)

Dale Walters—M.S., Chair and Associate Professor of Technology
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.S., East Tennessee State University. (1988)

*Leon Weeks—M.S., Assistant Professor of Business and Management
B.S. and M.S., University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. (2005)

Jon Wentworth—M.Tx., Associate Professor of Business and Management
B.A. and B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.B.A. University of Tennessee, Nashville; M.Tx., Georgia State University. (1996)

Kenneth Willes—M.F.A., Associate Professor of Visual Art and Design
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.F.A., Savannah Institute of Art and Design. (2004)

Ruth WilliamsMorris—Ph.D., Professor of Psychology
B.A., Oakwood College; M.A., Andrews University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota. (2000)

Jillian Wills—M.S., Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., University of Alabama, Birmingham; M.S., Sanford University. (2007)

William Wohlers—Ph.D., Professor of History/Vice President for Student Services
B.A., Walla Walla University; M.A., Andrews University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska. (1973)

Robert Young—Ph.D., Senior Vice President for Academic Administration
B.S., Columbia Union College; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America. (2007)

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