Doug Wood

Doug Wood

Dean of Students



Doug joined the Messiah University family in August of 1997.

Ten Questions about Doug

Hometown: Shaker Heights, OH

College and Graduate School: BA Houghton College, MS Ed. Alfred University

Favorite activity: Canoeing with my daughters

Favorite color: Azure

Weirdest food ever eaten: Dog (true story!)

Why did you come to Messiah and what do you like about your job? People and mission.

Favorite Bible verse  "Until your old age and grey hair, I am He. I am He who will sustain you. I have made you and I will carry you. I will sustain you and I will rescue you." Isaiah 46:4

Favorite movie: Forrest Gump

What are you currently reading? Simply Christian, by NT Wright.

Favorite breakfast cereal? Quaker Instant Oatmeal

If you were stranded on a deserted island and could only bring one physical possession with you, what would you bring? My Bible

If you could change places with one person for a day, who would you change places with and why? A 20 year old college student. Although I remember my undergraduate experience quite well, times are different. What's it really like?

Contact Information:

Doug Wood
Dean of Students
Messiah University
One University Avenue
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
Tel.: (717) 796-5239
Fax: (717) 796-5379

Doug's Office Hours:

The Academic Year:
Monday - Friday - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday - Thursday - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.