PhD 1988, American Studies Michigan State University
MA 1978, American Studies Michigan State University
BA, Tufts University 1974
What classes do you teach at Anderson
Criminal Theory and Managing an Ethical Multicultural Department
What year did you start teaching at AU
Summer Semester 2018
Why teach at AU?
The reputation of the Anderson University as a top-notch academic institution and its connection with the faith community was instrumental in pursuing the teaching opportunity with the School of Public Service and Administration
Travel, Cooking, Outdoors, Reading and listening to all kinds of music.
Notable achievements outside of discipline
Mediator with the Atlanta Neighborhood Justice Center, High School/College football and baseball athlete, adoptive parent, married fro 39 years
Places you've lived
New York City, Boston, East Lansing (MI), Seattle, Atlanta, Washington DC
What do you find most enjoyable about working at Anderson University?
The quality of the students and faculty; the closeness and community of the University; the commitment of the University for partnering with the local community
What I wish prospectives students knew about my discipline or careers in my discipline.
The complexity of the discipline, the inter-connectivity with other disciplines, and he impact on communities at the local, state and national levels
How would you describe your classes to someone who has never attended one?
Class instructional strategies include lecture, group interaction (Socratic approach), multimedia presentation methodology and elements of a flipped classroom