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Faculty - Higher Education (M.A.)

Basinger Summer Session

Messiah College Graduate Program in Higher Education Faculty

All of the courses, whether online or in the classroom, are taught by experienced educators or professionals in the field of higher education. Messiah’s faculty will encourage and mentor you to consider your own faith, the faith of others, and the relationship between theory and practice. We invite you to read more below about the talented faculty members in our graduate program in higher education.

Dr. Rebekah Basinger-Assistant Program Director and Adjunct Professor, Master of Arts in Higher Education
Dr. Rebekah Basinger

Assistant Program Director and Adjunct Professor, Master of Arts in Higher Education

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Dr. Cynthia A. Wells-Associate Professor of Higher Education/Program Director, Master of Arts in Higher Education/ Director, The Ernest L. Boyer Center
Dr. Cynthia A. Wells

Associate Professor of Higher Education/Program Director, Master of Arts in Higher Education/ Director, The Ernest L. Boyer Center

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Jack Cole-Director of Athletics and Assistant Professor of Higher Education and Athletic Leadership
Jack Cole

Director of Athletics and Assistant Professor of Higher Education and Athletic Leadership

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Dr. Susan R. Donat-Assistant Director of Curriculum and Assessment
Dr. Susan R. Donat

Assistant Director of Curriculum and Assessment

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Dr. Kris Hansen-Kieffer-Vice Provost/Dean of Students and Assistant Professor of Exercise Physiology
Dr. Kris Hansen-Kieffer

Vice Provost/Dean of Students and Assistant Professor of Exercise Physiology

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Dr. Jim Hunter-Executive Vice President for Business Development and Chief Academic Officer at Emerge Education, LLC.
Dr. Jim Hunter

Executive Vice President for Business Development and Chief Academic Officer at Emerge Education, LLC.

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Dr. Peggy Jennings-Independent college admissions consultant
Dr. Peggy Jennings

Independent college admissions consultant

Don Opitz-Campus Pastor
Don Opitz

Campus Pastor

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Amy Slody-Director of Disability Services
Amy Slody

Director of Disability Services

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Dr. Matthew Webb-Associate Director of Athletics for Internal Operations, Houghton College
Dr. Matthew Webb

Associate Director of Athletics for Internal Operations, Houghton College

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Dr. Dottie Weigel-Assistant Director for Student Engagement and Service-Learning, University of South Carolina
Dr. Dottie Weigel

Assistant Director for Student Engagement and Service-Learning, University of South Carolina

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Professor Emeritus

Dr. Ronald Burwell-Professor Emeritus of Sociology and Anthropology
Dr. Ronald Burwell

Professor Emeritus of Sociology and Anthropology

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