Associate Professor of Psychology, Chair, Department of Psychology, Sociology, and Anthropology
+1 (604) 513-2121 ext. 3110

Department(s) or Program(s)


Chuck Macknee, Ph.D. is chair of the Social Science Department and has been teaching Psychology courses at TWU since 1989. As a practicing psychotherapist, his teaching on personality, sexuality, psychology and spirituality, and systems of psychology is complemented by examples from his counselling. He has created and conducted a number of summer Travel Study courses to Europe and retreat courses that are rich with experiential learning. Chuck is a qualitative researcher and has published six articles relating sexuality and spirituality as well as research on sexual self-esteem, spiritual components of psychotherapy, therapuetic training, and homeless people.

Research & Scholarship


B.A. (Trinity Western); M.A. (Trinity Evangelical); PhD (British Columbia)


Couples counseling, Grief and loss, History of psychology, Human sexuality, Psychology and spirituality, and Theories of personality