Trinity Western University

Faculty Directory

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  • Martin Abegg
    Abegg, Martin, Ph.D. Professor of Religious Studies; Director, MA Biblical Studies; Co-Director, Dead Sea Scrolls InstituteSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Biblical Studies, Biblical Studies, and Religious Studies
  • William R. Acton
    Acton, William R., Ph.D. Professor Applied Linguistics; MA TESOL Program DirectorSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA TESOL
  • Craig Allert
    Allert, Craig, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Religious Studies and HistorySchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Biblical Studies, MA Interdisciplinary Humanities, History, and Religious Studies
  • Sean Allison
    Allison, Sean, Ph.D. Assistant ProfessorSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and ACTS
    Departments: MA Linguistics, and Linguistics
  • Ruth Anaya
    Anaya, E. Ruth, D Litt et Phil (cand.) Assistant Professor of Cross-Cultural and Leadership Communication; Media + Communication; School of BusinessSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, SAMC, and School of Business
    Departments: International Studies, Media + Communication, Economics, Master of Arts in Leadership, and Travel Study Programs
  • Kent Anderson
    Anderson, Kent, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Applied Theology and Homiletics (ACTS)School/Faculty: ACTS
  • David Anonby
    Anonby, David, M.A. InstructorSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: English
  • Donald Ariel
    Ariel, Donald, Ph.D. Professor of Computing Science and MathematicsSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Departments: Computing Science, and Mathematics
  • Lloyd Arnett
    Arnett, Lloyd, PhD Associate Professor of TheatreSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Departments: Theatre, and Media + Communication
  • Matilda Aslizadeh
    Aslizadeh, Matilda, MFA Instructor in Art + DesignSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Art + Design
  • Barbara Astle
    Astle, Barbara, RN, Ph.D. Associate Professor of NursingSchools/Faculties: School of Nursing, School of Graduate Studies, and Centre For Equity And Global Engagement
    Departments: School of Nursing, and Master of Science in Nursing
  • John Auxier
    Auxier, John, Ph.D. Dean of Trinity Western Seminary; Associate Professor of Marriage & Family Therapy; Chair, Smarter Families CanadaSchool/Faculty: ACTS
    Department: Theological Studies
  • Doris Auxier
    Auxier, Doris, MFA Associate ProfessorSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Art + Design
  • William Badke
    Badke, William, M.Th., M.L.S. Associate LibrarianSchools/Faculties: ACTS, and Library
  • Kyung Baek
    Baek, Kyung S., Ph.D. cand. InstructorSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
    Department: Religious Studies
  • Bill Beatty
    Beatty, Bill, M.A., B.Sc. Sessional Assistant Professor of Graduate Program, MA Leadership; Non-Profit Stream & Customization Coordinator; AdvisorSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Leadership
  • Bart Begalka
    Begalka, Bart, M.Ed, M.A, Ed.D. (cand.) Director, Fraser River Counselling Centre, Graduate Clinical CoordinatorSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Counselling Psychology
  • Stephen Benecke
    Benecke, Stephen, Ph.D. Assistant ProfessorSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Department: Mathematics
  • Michael Bodner
    Bodner, Michael E., Ph.D. Associate ProfessorSchool/Faculty: School of Human Kinetics
  • Paolo Bortolussi
    Bortolussi, Paolo, DMA Instructor in Music - FluteSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Richard Bradshaw
    Bradshaw, Richard, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Clinical SupervisorSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Counselling Psychology
  • Ron Braid
    Braid, Ron, Ph.D. (Cand.) Assistant Librarian: Reference and CirculationSchool/Faculty: Library
  • Dal Brickenden
    Brickenden, DalMarketing InstructorSchool/Faculty: School of Business
  • Paul Brown
    Brown, Paul, Ph.D. Professor, Chemistry, Biology, and Environmental StudiesSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Departments: Chemistry, Biology, and Environmental Studies
  • Loranne Brown
    Brown, Loranne, MFA Sessional Instructor in Media + CommunicationSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Media + Communication
  • Craig Broyles
    Broyles, Craig, Ph.D. Professor of Religious StudiesSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: Religious Studies, Biblical Studies, and MA Biblical Studies
  • Silvia Brynjolfson
    Brynjolfson, SilviaSessional Instructor in SpanishSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: World Languages and Cultures
  • Dirk Buchner
    Büchner, Dirk, D. Litt. Professor of Biblical StudiesSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Biblical Studies, Biblical Studies, and Religious Studies
  • Robert Burkinshaw
    Burkinshaw, Robert, Ph.D. Professor of History; Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences; Director, Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary HumanitiesSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, History
    Department: MA Interdisciplinary Humanities, History
  • Jim Burkinshaw
    Burkinshaw, Jim, CGA, MBA Adjunct FacultySchool/Faculty: School of Business
  • mike-burri
    Burri, Michael, M.A.; Ph.D. pending Collaborating InstructorSchool/Faculty: The School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA TESOL
  • John Byl
    Byl, John, Ph.D. Emeritus Professor of MathematicsSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Department: Mathematics
  • Robert Caldwell
    Caldwell, Robert, BMus Instructor in Music - PercussionSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Aaron Caleb
    Caleb, Aaron, MFA Instructor in TheatreSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Theatre
  • Roderic F. Casali
    Casali, Roderic F. , Ph.D. Associate Professor & MA Linguistics Program DirectorSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and ACTS
    Departments: MA Linguistics, and Linguistics
  • adrienne-castellon
    Castellon, Adrienne, Ed.D. Educational Leadership (MAEL) Stream Coordinator; Adjunct Faculty; AdvisorSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Leadership
  • Cynthia Caswell
  • Vic Cavalli
    Cavalli, Vic, M.A. Assistant Professor of EnglishSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: English
  • Paul Chamberlain
    Chamberlain, Paul, Ph.D. Director of the Institute for Christian Apologetics, Associate Professor of Apologetics, Philosophy & EthicsSchool/Faculty: ACTS
  • tyler-chamberlain
    Chamberlain, Tyler, Ph.D Candidate LLC Acting Director; Instructor in Political StudiesSchools/Faculties: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Laurentian Leadership Centre
    Department: Political Studies
  • Marea Chernoff
    Chernoff, Marea, MMus Instructor in Music - OboeSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Henry Christian
    Christian, Henry, BMus Instructor in Music - TrumpetSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Gordon Chutter
    Chutter, Gordon, MA MAL Assistant Professor of SociologySchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: Sociology
  • Kent Clarke
    Clarke, Kent, Ph.D. Brooke Foss Westcott Professorship of New Testament Textual Criticism, Greek Studies, and Hermeneutics; Chair, Religious Studies DepartmentSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Biblical Studies, Biblical Studies, and Religious Studies
  • David Clements
    Clements, David, Ph.D. Professor of BiologySchool/Faculty: Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Departments: Biology, and Environmental Studies
  • John Copeland
    Copeland, John, Ed.D. Professor of BusinessSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
  • Laurie Culshaw
    Culshaw, Laurie, MFA Assistant Professor of Art + DesignSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Departments: Art + Design, and Media + Communication
  • Jim Cunningham
    Cunningham, James, Ed.D. Assistant ProfessorSchools/Faculties: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and ACTS
    Department: Linguistics
  • Wanda Davies
    Davies, Wanda, M.A. Instructor in LinguisticsSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and ACTS
    Departments: MA Linguistics, and Linguistics
  • Jonathan Dawn
    Dawn, Jonathan, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Religious StudiesSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: Inter-Cultural Studies, and Religious Studies
  • Ivan De Silva
    De Silva, Ivan, M. Th. Instructor in Religious StudiesSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: Biblical Studies, and Religious Studies
  • Melinda Dewsbury
    Dewsbury, Melinda, M.A. Assistant Professor of Writing; Coordinator of GLC First Year Academic Programs; Faculty Mentor for Visiting ScholarsSchool/Faculty: Extension
    Department: Freshman Academy, International College
  • Duncan Dixon
    Dixon, Duncan, M.Ed., M.L.I.S. Assistant Librarian: Reference and Information LiteracySchool/Faculty: Library
  • Robert Doede
    Doede, Robert, Ph.D. Professor of PhilosophySchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Interdisciplinary Humanities, and Philosophy
  • Jennifer Doede
    Doede, Jennifer, M.A. Assistant Professor of EnglishSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: English
  • Deane E. D. Downey
    Downey, Deane E. D., Ph.D. Professor Emeritus in English and Interdisciplinary StudiesSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: English
  • Stephen Dunning
    Dunning, Stephen, Ph.D. Associate Professor of EnglishSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Interdisciplinary Humanities, and English
  • John Dyck
    Dyck, John, D.Phil Assistant Professor of Political StudiesSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Interdisciplinary Humanities, Political Studies, and International Studies
  • john-d-dyck
    Dyck, John D., M.A. Sessional Instructor of EducationSchool/Faculty: School of Education
  • Isao Ebihara
    Ebihara, Isao, D.Phil. Instructor in JapaneseSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: World Languages and Cultures
  • Janet Epp Buckingham
    Epp Buckingham, Janet, B.A., LL.B., LL.D. LLC Director; Associate Professor of Political Studies and HistorySchools/Faculties: Laurentian Leadership Centre, School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: Political Studies, History, and MA Interdisciplinary Humanities
  • Craig Erickson
    Erickson, Craig, MFA Instructor in TheatreSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Theatre
  • David Erickson
    Erickson, David, M.A.L., M.Ed. Associate DeanSchool/Faculty: School of Human Kinetics
  • Matthew Etherington
    Etherington, Matthew, Ph.D. Associate ProfessorSchools/Faculties: School of Education, and School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Educational Studies - Special Education
  • Gregory Farrugia
    Farrugia, Gregory, BMus Instructor in Music - TromboneSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Harold Faw
    Faw, Harold , Ph.D. Professor; Coordinator of Multidisciplinary Major in Social SciencesSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: Psychology
  • Amanda Flint
    Flint, Amanda, BA, B.Comm, MBA, CA Associate ProfessorSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and School of Business
    Departments: MBA, and iMBA
  • Peter Flint
    Flint, Peter W., Ph.D. Canada Research Chair in Dead Sea Scrolls Studies; Director, Dead Sea Scrolls Institute; Professor of Religious StudiesSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Biblical Studies, Biblical Studies, and Religious Studies
  • Lydia Forssander-Song
    Forssander-Song, Lydia, M.A. Assistant Professor of EnglishSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: English
  • Kimberly Franklin
    Franklin, Kimberly, Ed.D. Dean, School of Education and Associate Professor of EducationSchools/Faculties: School of Education, and School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Educational Studies - Special Education
  • Chadron M. Friesen
    Friesen, Chadron M., Ph.D. Professor of ChemistrySchool/Faculty: Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Department: Chemistry
  • Tony Gallo
    Gallo, Tony, PhD Instructor in Music - Saxophone, Jazz ComboSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Ronnie Gao
    Gao, Ronnie (Chuang Rang), Ph.D. Assistant ProfessorSchools/Faculties: School of Business, and MBA
    Departments: School of Business, and MBA
  • Laurel Gasque
    Gasque, Laurel, MEd Instructor in Art + DesignSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Art + Design
  • Imbenzi George
    George, Imbenzi, M.A., Ph.D. (cand) Part-time Instructor; AdvisorSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Leadership
  • Jef Gibbons
    Gibbons, JefInstructor in MusicSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Departments: Media + Communication, and Music
  • Deborah Gibson
    Gibson, Deborah, RN, MSN Assistant Professor of NursingSchool/Faculty: School of Nursing
  • Brian Gobbett
    Gobbett, Brian, Ph.D. Adjunct Professor of HistorySchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Interdisciplinary Humanities
  • Erin Goheen Glanville
    Goheen Glanville, Erin, Ph.D. Instructor of EnglishSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: English
  • Ted Goshulak
    Goshulak, Ted, M.L.S. University LibrarianSchool/Faculty: Library
  • Louise Green
    Green, Louise, M.A. InstructorSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies, Extension
    Department: the International College Program. Louise teaches English 101 and Ling 420 as well as working in the MA TESOL Program.
  • Erica Grimm
    Grimm, Erica, Ph.D. Chair and Associate Professor, SAMC Art + DesignSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Art + Design
  • Brent Groen
    Groen, Brent, MBA, CGA Assistant Professor Schools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and School of Business
    Departments: MBA, and iMBA
  • Sonya Grypma
    Grypma, Sonya, RN, Ph.D. Dean; School of Nursing, Professor; Adjunct Professor (History)Schools/Faculties: School of Nursing, and School of Graduate Studies
    Departments: School of Nursing, and Master of Science in Nursing
  • Bruce Guenther
    Guenther, Bruce, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Church History and Mennonite StudiesSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Interdisciplinary Humanities
  • shannon-guichon
    Guichon, Shannon, MSc, PhD (in progress) SessionalSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Department: Biology
  • Mark Halvorson
    Halvorson, Mark, M.A., B.F.A., B. Ed., Ph.D. (cand.) InstructorSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Extension
    Departments: MA Leadership, and BA Leadership
  • Ian Hampton
    Hampton, IanInstructor in Music - CelloSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Caroline Harder
    Harder, Caroline, D.M.A. Instructor in Music - VoiceSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Jennifer Hare
    Hare, Jennifer, BA Production Manager / Technical DirectorSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Theatre
  • Ray Harris
    Harris, Ray, DMA Instructor in Music - VoiceSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Kelsey Haskett
    Haskett, Kelsey, Ph.D. Associate Professor of French; Chair, Department of World Languages and Cultures; Coordinator of European StudiesSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: World Languages and Cultures, and French
  • Thomas Hatina
    Hatina, Thomas R., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Religious StudiesSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Biblical Studies, and Religious Studies
  • Grant Havers
    Havers, Grant, Ph.D. Chair, Department of Philosophy, Professor of Philosophy and Political StudiesSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Interdisciplinary Humanities, and Philosophy
  • Larry Hayashi
    Hayashi, Larry, M.A. Instructor in LinguisticsSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and ACTS
    Departments: MA Linguistics, and Linguistics
  • Robynne Healey
    Healey, Robynne, Ph.D. Professor of History; Stream Coordinator for MAIH; Co-director, Gender Studies InstituteSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Interdisciplinary Humanities, and History
  • Andrew Heming
    Heming, Andrew, M.S., B.H.K. Assistant ProfessorSchool/Faculty: School of Human Kinetics
  • Steven Hicks
    Hicks, StevenSessional Assistant Professor of HistorySchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: History, International Studies
  • Robert Hiebert
    Hiebert, Robert, Ph.D. Professor of Old Testament; Director of the John William Wevers Institute for Septuagint StudiesSchool/Faculty: ACTS
  • Monika Hilder
    Hilder, Monika, Ph.D. Associate Professor of English Schools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Departments: MA Interdisciplinary Humanities, and English
  • Don Hill
    Hill, Don, BSc, MBA Assistant ProfessorSchool/Faculty: School of Business
  • Catherine Hoe Eriksen
    Hoe Eriksen, Catherine, RN, MScN Associate Professor of Nursing
  • Paul Hoelzley
    Hoelzley, Paul, Ph.D. Instructor in Music - Low BrassSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Matthew Humphrey
    Humphrey, Matthew, MCS InstructorSchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
    Department: Geography and Environmental Studies
  • Wes Janzen
    Janzen, Wes, DMA Professor of Music, Director of Choral Activities
  • David Jeffrey
    Jeffery, David, M.A. Director of Academic Affairs at Canada Institute of Linguistics, Instructor in Linguistics, Department CoordinatorSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and ACTS
    Departments: MA Linguistics, and Linguistics
  • Amy H. Jeon
    Jeon, Amy H., Ph.D Sessional Assistant Professor of BiologySchool/Faculty: Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Department: Biology
  • Karen Jonson
    Jonson, Karen, RN, MHSC, FNP Part-time instructor
    Departments: School of Nursing, and Master of Science in Nursing
  • David Jordan
    Jordan, David, M.A. Sessional Assistant Professor of Geography; Coordinator, Department of GeographySchools/Faculties: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Departments: Geography, and Environmental Studies
  • Geraldine Jordan
    Jordan, Geraldine, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of GeographySchools/Faculties: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Departments: Geography, and Environmental Studies
  • Allyson Jule
    Jule, Allyson, Ph.D. Professor of Education, Co-Director of the Gender Studies InstituteSchools/Faculties: School of Education, and School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Educational Studies - Special Education
  • Derrick Klaassen
    Klaassen, Derrick, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Research Co-Coordinator School/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Counselling Psychology
  • R. Ray Klapwyk
    Klapwyk, R. Ray, Ph.D., M.Ed. Part-time Instructor, AdvisorSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Departments: MA Leadership, and MA Educational Leadership
  • John Klassen
    Klassen, John, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus of HistorySchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Interdisciplinary Humanities
  • gwen-klassen
    Klassen, Gwen, MA TESOL Collaborating InstructorSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Students
    Department: MA TESOL
  • Suzanne Klukas
    Klukas, Suzanne, MA Accompanist and Instructor in Music - PianoSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Music
  • Angela Konrad
    Konrad, Angela, MFA Chair and Associate Professor, SAMC TheatreSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Theatre
  • Edith Krause
    Krause, Edith, MFA Instructor in Art + DesignSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Art + Design
  • Carolyn Kristjansson
    Kristjansson, Carolyn, Ph.D. Associate Professor of LinguisticsSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA TESOL
  • Joshua Kruse
    Kruse, Joshua, Ph.D Assistant Professor of PsychologySchool/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
    Department: Psychology
  • Ben Kuwitzky
    Kuwitzky, Ben, M.L.E. Instructor in LinguisticsSchools/Faculties: School of Graduate Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and ACTS
    Departments: MA Linguistics, and Linguistics
  • Janelle Kwee
    Kwee, Janelle, Psy.D. Assistant Professor, Clinical Supervisor School/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Counselling Psychology
  • Alex Kwee
    Kwee, Alex, Psy.D. Assistant Professor, Practicum Supervisor School/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
    Department: MA Counselling Psychology
  • leigh-labrecque
    Labrecque, Leigh, M.A., M.L.E. Instructor in LinguisticsSchool/Faculty: School of Graduate Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and ACTS
    Department: MA Linguistics, and Linguistics
  • Phil Laird
    Laird, Phil, Ph.D. Dean of Global Learning Connections; Associate Professor of Psychology (TWU)School/Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Department: Psychology
  • Gwenessa Lam
    Lam, Gwenessa, MFA Instructor in Art + DesignSchool/Faculty: SAMC
    Department: Art + Design