Faculty Profiles

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Full-time Faculty


Yinka Bammeke Yinka Bammeke, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics

David Johnson, Ph.D.

Professor of New Testament

Jeff Banman, M.A.
Director of Mile Two
Terry Kennedy Terry Kennedy, M.A., M.L.S.
Library Director
Marcio Coelho, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Business Administration
Roxanne Li Elfrieda Lepp-Kaethler, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of TESOL 

Rebecca Dielschneider, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biology

Kara Mandryk

Kara Mandryk, D.W.S.
Associate Professor of Worship and Christian Spirituality

Bruce Duggan

Bruce Duggan, M.B.A.
Associate Professor of Management

Cameron McKenzie

Cameron S. McKenzie, M.Div.
Academic Dean;

Associate Professor of Old Testament

Jeremy Funk

Jeremy Funk, Ph.D.
Director of Buller School of Business;

Assistant Professor of Business Administration

Morgan Mulenga

 Morgan Mulenga, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology


Michael Gilmour

Michael Gilmour, Ph.D.
Department Head of Biblical Studies & Practical Theology;

Professor of New Testament and English Literature

Marlin Reimer

Marlin Reimer, M.A.
Associate Vice-President for Student Life

Nicholas Greco

Nicholas Greco, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Communications and Media

Catherine Rust-Akinbolaji

Catherine Rust-Akinbolaji, M.A.
Department Head of Professional Studies;

Director, Modern Language Institute;

Assistant Professor of TESOL

Dennis Hiebert

Dennis Hiebert, Ph.D.
Department Head of Arts & Sciences;

Professor of Sociology

David Sawatzky, D.M.A.
Instructor of Choral Music & Voice

Val Hiebert


Val Hiebert, Ph.D. (cand.)
Assistant Professor of Sociology


John Stafford, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biblical Studies

Randall Holm

Randall Holm, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Student Affairs;

Associate Professor of Biblical Studies

Karen Sunabacka

Karen Sunabacka, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Music Theory and Composition

Patricia Janzen Loewen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of History

Hendrik van der Breggen

Hendrik van der Breggen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Philosophy


Sessional Faculty

  Daryl Climenhaga, D.Miss., Associate Professor of Global Studies (Providence Seminary)   August Konkel, Ph.D., President Emeritus; Professor of Old Testament (Providence Seminary)
  Lois Climenhaga, Language Instructor   John McNeill, Ph. D., Instructor of Missions/Anthropology
  Louise Cornell, Ph.D., Professor Emerita of Education Studies, Language Instructor   Nicholas Mullin, Worship Band Director
  Chris deBoer, Instructor in Education Studies  

Ed Neufeld, Ph.D., Professor of Biblical Studies (Providence Seminary)

  Bill Derksen, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Music Studies   Vic Neufeld, CA, CA•IFA, CFE, Instructor of Accounting
  Aaron Doherty, Instructor of Aviation   Tim Perry, Ph.D., Instructor of Theology and Ethics

Conrad Dueck, M.A., Instructor of International Development and Missions


Wendy Peterson, Ph.D. (ABD), Instructor of New Religious Movements

  Katy Dueck Shimp, TESOL Instructor   Sherri Plett, Language Instructor
  Darryl Friesen, Instructor in Piano  

Alex Pursaga, Ph.D., Instructor of Economics

  Laurelle Froese, Instructor in Voice   Tracey Regier Sawatzky, B.Mus., Instructor of Piano; Performing Arts School Assistant
  Timothy Fry, Instructor of Law   Claudia Miriam Warkentin Wall, Language Instructor
  Ray Giesbrecht, Instructor in Voice   Lin Wiebe, Instructor of Voice 
  Carolee Hamman, Language Instructor   Willie Wiebe, B.Mus., Instructor of Guitar; Director of Guitar Ensemble
  Luann Hiebert, Ph.D. Instructor of English Literature   Amber Wylie, M.A., Instructor of TESOL
  Gila Kang, Language Instructor    
  David Klassen, Instructor in Theatre