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Gable, Linda, B.S., M.A., M.Ed., M.S., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., Florida State University; M.A., M.Ed., University of Central Florida; M.S., Ph.D., Mississippi State University. At LU since 2010.

Gadomski, Marilyn L., A.B., M.A., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology
A.B., Marshall University; M.A., West Virginia College of Graduate Studies; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. At LU since 1991.

Garzon, Fernando L., B.A., Psy.D.
Professor of Counseling
B.A., Wake Forest University; Psy. D., Fuller Seminary. At LU since 2005.

George, John, B.S., M.A., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Professor of Business
B.S., U.S. Military Academy, West Point; M.A., Liberty University; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Alabama. At LU since 1990.

Gianopulos, John, B.Ed., M.A.T.S., M.Ed., Ed.D.
Adjunct Professor of Religion
B.Ed., Chicago State University; M.A.T.S., North Park Seminary; M.Ed., Ed.D., Loyola University; additional graduate work at Oxford University, Princeton University and Howard University. At LU since 1995.

Goodrich, Cynthia, R.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., Ed.D.
Associate Professor of Nursing
R.N., Hudson River Psychiatric Center; B.S.N., Russell Sage College; M.S.N., University of Virginia; Ed.D., Sarasota University, Gerontology Graduate Certificate; Lynchburg College. At LU since 1996.

Goodwin, Michelle, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D.
Associate Dean, Licensure Programs, School of Education
Associate Professor of Education

B.S., Liberty University; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Virginia. At LU since 2001.

Gray, Lavon, B.S., M.C.M., Ph.D
Associate Dean, Center for Music and Worship
Chair, Department of Music and Worship Studies
Associate Professor of Worship Studies

B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.C.M., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. At LU since 2012.

Greenawalt, Mark , B.M., B.M.E., M.M., D.M.A.
Assistant Professor of Worship and Voice
B.M., B.M.E., Baldwin-Wallace College-Conservatory; M.M., University of Illinois at Champaign; D.M.A., Shenandoah University Conservatory of Music. At Lu since 2009.

Gribbin, William G., B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D.
Professor of English
B.S., M.Ed., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University. At LU since 1980.

Gutierrez, IV, Ben, A.A., B.S., M.A.R., M.Div., Ph.D.
Administrative Dean for Undergraduate Programs
Professor of Religion

A.A., B.S., Liberty University; M.A.R., M.Div., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Regent University. At LU since 2001.

Habermas, Gary R., B.R.E., M.A., Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Philosophy and Theology
Distinguished Professor of Apologetics and Philosophy

B.R.E., William Tyndale College; M.A., University of Detroit; Ph.D., Michigan State University. At LU since 1981.

Hall, Kimberly B., B.S.N., M.S.N. D.N.P.
Associate Professor of Nursing  
B.S.N., Jefferson College of Health Sciences; M.S.N., Jefferson College of Health Sciences; D.N.P., Case Western University. At LU since 2012.

Hammond, Geoffrey A., B.A., D.Min.
Assistant Professor of Pastoral Ministries
B.A., Spurgeon's College (UK); D.Min., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. At LU since 2010.

Harp, Caren, B.S., M.S., J.D
Associate Professor of Law
 B.S., M.S, University of Arkansas; J.D., University of Arkansas School of Law. At LU since 2012.

Harris, Mark R., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Director, Graduate Studies in English
Associate Professor of English

B.A., M.A., Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Lehigh University. At LU since 2003.

Hartman, Harvey D., B.A., M.Div., Th.M., Th.D.
Professor of Biblical Studies
B.A., Calvary Bible College; M.Div., Th.M., Th.D., Grace Theological Seminary; additional study at the Hebrew Union College-Nelson Glueck School of Archaeology (Israel). At LU since 1977.

Hawkins, Ronald E., B.A., M.Div., Ed.S., D.Min., Ed.D.
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Vice Provost
Professor of Counseling and Practical Theology

B.A., Barrington College; M.Div., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; Ed.S., Lynchburg College; D.Min., Westminster Theological Seminary; Ed.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; additional graduate work at Tweksbury State Hospital and Worcester State Hospital. Licensed Professional Counselor. At LU from 1978–1995; 2000 to present.

Hawkins, Scott, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Counseling
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Liberty University. Additional graduate work at the United States Sports Academy. At LU since 2001.

Heady, Emily, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Dean, College of General Studies
Associate Professor of English

B.A., Ohio State University; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University. At LU since 2005.

Heisey, Kevin, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Sport Management
B.A., Franklin and Marshall; M.A., University of Central Missouri; Ph.D., German Sport University. At LU since 2011.

Henderson, C. Anna, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., R.D., C.H.E.S.
  Associate Professor of Health Sciences
B.S., Albright College; M.S., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University. At LU since 2012.

Hesch, Joel D., B.S., J.D.
Associate Professor of Law
B.S., Minnesota State University; J.D., The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law. At LU since 2006.

Hicks, Melanie A., B.S., M.B.A., D.B.A.
Chair, Graduate Business Programs
Professor of Accounting

B.S., Liberty University; M.B.A., Brenau University; D.B.A., Argosy University. At LU since 2005.

Hill, Carol, B.A., M.C.M., D.M.M.
Professor of Voice and Worship Studies
B.A., Lynchburg College; M.C.M., D.M.M., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. At LU since 2003.

Hindson, Edward E., B.A., M.A., Th.M., Th.D., D.Min., D. Phil, F.I.B.A.
Distinguished Professor of Religion and Biblical Studies 
B.A., William Tyndale College; M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Th.M., Grace Theological Seminary; Th.D., Trinity Graduate School of Theology; D.Min., Westminster Theological Seminary; D. Phil., University of South Africa; Fellow of the International Biographical Association; additional graduate study at Acadia University. At LU from 1974–1986, 1996 to present.

Hinkley, Patricia A., B.S., M.A., Ed.D.
Chair, Center for Counseling and Family Studies
Associate Professor of Counseling

B.S., M.A., Liberty University; Ed.D., University of Sarasota; additional graduate work at Lynchburg College and University of Virginia. At LU since 1986.

Hinkson, Craig, B.S., M.A.T.S., M.A.Div., Ph.D.
Professor of Theology and Philosophy
B.S., Kansas State University; M.A.T.S., Bethel Seminary; M.A. Div., Ph.D., University of Chicago Divinity School. At LU since 1997.

Hinson, Victor, B.A., M.Div., M.A., Ed.D.
Chair, Center for Counseling and Family Studies
Associate Professor of Counseling

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.Div., Southeastern Theological Seminary; M.A., Liberty University; Ed.D., Argosy University. At LU since 1994.

Hirschman, David, Th.B., M.A.R., M.Div.
Associate Dean, Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary
Assistant Professor of Religion

Th.B., Baptist International Bible College; M.A.R., M.Div., D.Min., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary. At LU since 2009.

Holder, David, B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., Liberty University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of North Texas. At LU since 2008.

Jenkins, David, A.S., B.A., M.A., Psy.D.
Coordinator of Ph.D Clinical Training
Associate Professor of Counseling

A.S., Montreat-Anderson College; B.A., Covenant College; M.A., Western Conservative Baptist Seminary; M.A., Appalachian State University; Psy.D., George Fox College. At LU since 2003.

Jennings, Dennis L., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology
B.A., Butler University; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University. At LU since 2004.

Jones, Vivian, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., University of Florida; M.S., Troy University; Ph.D., University of Florida. At LU since 2009.

Jupin, Richard M, B.M., M.M., D.M.A.
Assistant Professor of Worship and Music
B.A., SUNY–Pottsdam, Crane School of Music; M.M., Boston Conservatory; D.M.A. Louisiana State University. At Lu since 2008.

Kaleli, Jones, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Global Studies
B.A., Columbia International University; M.A., Conservative Baptist Theological Seminary; M.A., M.Div. (equiv.), Ph.D., Fuller Theological Seminary. At LU since 2005.

Keith, Deanna, B.A., M.Ed., Ed.S., Ed.D.
Director, Special Education
Assistant Professor of Education

B.A., M.Ed., Lynchburg College; Ed.S., Ed.D., University of Virginia. At LU since 2008.

Kelly, Clifford W., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Professor of Communication Studies
B.A., M.A., California State University; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University. At LU since 2006.

Kim, C. Daniel, B.A., B.D., S.T.M., Th.D.
Director of Korean Student Enrollment
Distinguished Professor of Church History and Global Studies

B.A., Young Nam University of Taegu, Korea; B.D., Presbyterian Theological Seminary; S.T.M., New York Theological Seminary; Th.D., Dallas Theological Seminary. At LU since 1978.

Kim, Jaeshil A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Chungnam University and Taejon, S. Korea; M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D., University of California-Irvine. At LU since 2007.

King, Kevin, B.S., M.Div., D.Min., Ph.D.
Director, Master of Divinity Program
Associate Professor of Historical Theology  

B.S., Georgia State University; M.Div., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary; D.Min., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Praetoria, South Africa. At LU since 2009.

Kitchen III, John D., B.M., M.M., D.M.A.
Associate Dean, Center for Music and the Performing Arts
Assistant Professor of Worship Studies

B.M., Eastman School of Music; M.M., Florida State University; D.M.A., Boston University. At LU since 2006.

Kline, Phillip, B.S., J.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
B.S., Central Missouri State University; J.D., University of Kansas. At LU since 2009.

Kopis, Sharon, R.N., B.S.N., M.S., Ed.D.
Director, Graduate Studies in Nursing
Associate Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., Liberty University; M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; F.N.P., Old Dominion University; Ed.D., Argosy University.  Parish Nurse Certificate, Medical College of South Carolina; Pabrish Nurse Educator Certificate, International Parish Nurse Resource Center. At LU since 1996.

Kramer, Jr., Cecil V., B.S., M.A., M.Div., D.Min.
Associate Dean, School of Communication
Professor of Communication Studies

B.S., North Dakota State University; M.A., University of North Dakota; M. Div., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, D. Min., Bethel Seminary. At LU since 1981.

Lane, Richard, B.S., M.P.H., M.D.
Director, Master of Public Health Program
Professor of Health Sciences

B.S., University of Maryland; M.P.H., Tulane University; M.D. University of Maryland. At LU from 1989-2010; 2011 to present.

Lennon, Jeffrey, B.A., M.D., M.P.H., M.S.P.H., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Health Sciences
B.A., The King’s College; M.D., Cetec University; M.P.H., M.S.P.H., Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham. At LU since 2008.

Leverett, Gaylen P., Th.G., B.A., M.A., M.Div., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Theology
Th.G., B.A., Baptist Bible College; M.A., Liberty University; M.Div., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. At LU since 1984.

Light, Andrew, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Professor of Business
B.A., National Cheng Chi University, Taipei, Taiwan; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University. At LU since 1985.

Lindevaldsen, Rena M., B.A., J.D.
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, School of Law
Associate Director, Liberty Center for Law and Policy
Associate Professor of Law

B.A., Michigan State University; J.D., Brooklyn Law School. At LU since 2005.

Linstra, Ralph F., B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., C.H.E.S.
Interim Dean, School of Health Professions
Professor of Health Professions

B.S., The King’s College; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst. At LU since 1994.

Little, Kimberly, R.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Lenoir-Rhyne College; M.S.N., Gardner Webb University; Ph.D., University of Nevada – Las Vegas. At LU since 2010.

Lucas, Tory, B.A., J.D., LL.M.
Associate Professor of Law
B.A., Culver-Stockton College; J.D., Creighton University School of Law; LL.M., University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law. At LU since 2011.

Mackey, Roger W., B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D.
Professor of Education
B.S., Liberty University; M.Ed., University of Virginia; Ed.D., University of Virginia. At LU since 2012.

Mahoney, Beverly S., R.N., B.S., M.S., Ph.D., M.C.H.E.S., F.A.S.H.A., F.A.A.H.E.
Associate Dean, Department of Health Professions
Acting Chair, Department of Health Profesions
Professor of Health Promotion

R.N., Millard Fillmore Hospital; B.S. Johnson State College; M.S., Ph.D., Penn State University. At LU since 2004.

Mann, Douglas F., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Dean of the Graduate School
Associate Professor of History

B.A., Bryan College; M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Ph.D., University of Georgia. At LU since 2006.

Manns, Jr., F. Phillip, B.S., J.D.
Professor of Law
B.S., University of Virginia; J.D., University of Maryland School of Law. At LU since 2006.

Martin, Carey, B.S., M.F.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Communication Studies
B.S., Northwestern University; M.F.A., Ph.D., Florida State University; additional graduate studies at Liberty University. At LU since 2007.

Martin, Corey, M.Div., J.D
Assistant Professor of Government
B.S., Liberty University; M.Div., Southeatern Baptist Theological Seminary; J.D., Liberty University School of Law. At LU since 2011.

Martin, Edward N., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Chair, Department of Philosophy and Theology
Professor of Philosophy and Theology

B.A., Hillsdale College; M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; M.A., Ph.D., Purdue University. At LU since 2002.

Martin, Vicky-Lynn, B.S., M.S., D.S.M.
Chair, Sport Management
Associate Professor of Sport Management

B.S., Oral Roberts University; M.S., University of Tulsa; D.S.M., United States Sports Academy. At LU since 2005.

Martins, Joseph J., B.A., J.D.
Assistant Professor of Law
B.A., University of Virginia; J.D., University of Tennessee College of Law. At LU since 2011.

McClelland, Clive W., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Professor of English
B.A., Texas Tech University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas, Arlington. At LU since 2003.

McDonald, Connie L., A.A., B.S., M.Ed., Ed.S., Ph.D.
Director, Program Specialist, School of Education
Assistant Professor of Education

A.S. Southwest Community College; B.S., M.Ed., University of Southern Mississippi; Ed.S. Mississippi State University; Ph.D. University of Mississippi. At LU since 2006.

McLaughlin, Colleen, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Business
B.S., University of Central Texas; M.S. Tarlton State University; Ph.D., Capella University. At LU since 2005.

Melton, Brian, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History
B.S., Toccoa Falls College; M.A., Ph.D., Texas Christian University. At LU since 2003.

Merat, Carl, B.S., M.S.L.S.
Dean, Integrated Learning Resource Center
B.S., Liberty University; M.S.L.S., Clarion University. At LU since 1991.

Metallo, Thomas J., A.B., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Government
A.B., Indiana Wesleyan University; M.A., Regent University; Ph.D., University of Miami. At LU since 2004. .

Meyer, Allen D., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Chair, Center for Counseling and Family Studies
Assistant Professor of Counseling

B.A., M.A., Bob Jones University; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University. At LU since 2011.

Michael, Kurt, B.A., M.S., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Education
B.A., M.S., East Carolina University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. At LU since 2012.

Milacci, Fred, B.R.E., M.Ed., D.Ed.
Associate Professor of Research
B.R.E., Baptist Bible College; M.Ed., D.Ed., Penn State University. At LU since 2003.

Miller, Randy L., B.S., M.S.
Graduate Research Assistance Coordinator, ILRC
B.S., Pillsbury Baptist Bible College; M.S., Minnesota State University. At LU since 2004.

Mintle, Norman C., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Dean, School of Communication
Associate Professor

B.A., Evangel University; M.A., Western Michigan University; Ph.D., Regent University. At LU since 2012.

Mitchell, Daniel R., B.A., Th.M., S.T.M., Th.D.
Director, Master of Arts in Theological Studies
Professor of Theological Studies

B.A., Washington Bible College; Th.M., Capital Bible Seminary; S.T.M., Th.D., Dallas Theological Seminary. At LU 1976-1993, 1999-present.

Mitchell, Michael R., B.A., M.A.C.E., Ed.D.
Director, Master of Religious Education 
Associate Professor of Christian Leadership

B.A., Biola College; M.A.C.E., Talbot Seminary; Ed.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; additional study at Denver Seminary. At LU since 2005.

Moitinho, Elias S. L., B.S., M.R.E., M.A., Ph.D.
Director, Master of Arts Counseling Licensure Programs
Associate Professor of Counseling

B.S., South Brazil Baptist Theological Seminary; M.R.E., M.A., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. At LU since 2011.

Moore, Ed, B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Professor of Business 
B.S., Southern Illinois University; M.B.A., University of Phoenix; Ph.D., Capella University. At LU since 2007.

Morgan, Kathie, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D.
Professor of Education
B.S., Liberty University; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Virginia, additional graduate work at Oxford University. At LU since 1995.

Morrison, John, B.A., M.A., M.Div., Th.M., Ph.D.
Professor of Theology
B.A., University of Montana; M.Div., Th.M., Western Conservative Baptist Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia. At LU since 1983.

Mouly, Barbara, A.B., M.M., J.D.
Assistant Professor of Law
A.B., College of William and Mary; M.M., University of Maryland; J.D., George Mason University. At LU since 2007.

Mullen, Faith, A.D., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Director, Master of Arts in Communication Studies
Professor of Communication Studies

A.D., Grace College; B.A., Grace Bible College, M.A., Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln. At LU since 2003.

Mullen, William, B.A., M.Div., Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Communication Studies
Professor of Communication Studies

B.A., Grace College of the Bible; M.Div., Grace Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Nebraska–Lincoln. At LU since 2002.

Muller, Paul, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of English and Linguistics
B.A., University of Tennessee; M.A., University of Texas at Arlington; Ph.D., Louisiana State University. At LU since 1991.

Murphy, Charles, B.A., B.R.E., M.A., Ph.D.
Professor of Government
B.A., Oklahoma State University; B.R.E., Temple Baptist Seminary; M.A., Oklahoma State University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee. At LU since 2005.

Myers, Mark, B.S., M.A.R., M.R.E., Ph.D.
Chair, Center for Counseling and Family Studies
Assistant Professor of Counseling

B.S., Liberty University; M.A.R., M.R.E., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Liberty University. At LU since 2009.

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