Faculty Profiles

All BIC courses are team-taught and involve faculty from across the University and community. Below are those professors specifically assigned to the BIC, part-time BIC faculty, and faculty from other departments who teach in the BIC.



Jessica Attas, M.A., Part Time Lecturer in the BIC
Les Ballard, Ph.D., Temporary Full-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Al Beck, Ph.D., Admissions & Advisement Coordinator in the Honors Program
Dana Benesh, Ph.D., Temporary Part-Time Lecturer in Religion and the BIC
Frieda Blackwell, Ph.D., Professor of Spanish & Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, Humanities
Candi Cann, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Religion in the BIC
Paul Carron, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Philosophy in the BIC
Craig R. Clarkson M.Div., Ph.D., Part-Time Lecturer in the Honors College & Business Manager in the Academy for Teaching and Learning
Sharon A. Conry, M.S., Senior Lecturer & Lab Coordinator in the BIC
Lyndsay DiPietro, Ph.D. Candidate, Part-Time Lecturer in BIC
Roy Garton, Ph.D., Part-Time Lecturer in BIC
Emily K. Glass, Ph.D., Temporary Full-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Timothy Heckenlively, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer in Classics
David Warren Hendon, Ph.D., Professor in History & Director of Emeritus in the BIC
Stacey Hibbs, Ph.D., Full-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Thomas S. Hibbs, Ph.D., Dean of Honors College & Distinguished Professor of Ethic and Culture
Jesse Hoover, Ph.D., Part- Time Lecturer in the BIC & Religion
Steven Jug, Ph.D., Temporary Full-Time Lecturer in the BIC & Modern Languages and Cultures
Lori Kanitz, Ph. D., Assistant Director in the Institute for Faith & Learning - Acad Affairs & Part-Time Lecturer in BIC
Justin King, Ph.D., Part-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Paul Larson, Ph.D., Professor of Spanish & Director of Undergraduate Studies in Modern Languages and Cultures
J. Mark Long, Ph.D., Associate Professor of BIC & Director of Middle East Studies
Rose Lorona, Ph.D. Candidate, Lecturer in BIC
John Michael Marrs, MFA., Part-Time Leturer in BIC & Assistant professor of acting in Baylor University's Department of Theatre Arts
Annie Matthew, Ph.D. Part-Time Lecturer in BIC
Charles McDaniel, Ph.D., Associate Professor 
in the BIC and Church-State Studies & Assistant Director of the Honors Program 
Ann McGlashan, Ph.D., Associate Professor of German & Division Director of German and Russian, 
Modern Languages and Cultures
Adam Moore, M.S.Ed., M.T.S., Assistant Director of Student and Alumni Initiatives
Christopher Moore, M.Div. Full-Time Advisor and Lecturer
Melanie Nogalski, D.Min., Assistant Director of Programs and Admissions
Ivo Novakovic, Ph.D., Full-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Brendan Payne, Ph.D., Temporary Full-Time Lecturer in History & BIC
Samuel Perry, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Communication in the BIC & Director of the Fellowship in Interdisciplinary Rhetorical Studies
Tracy Allison Pinney,  Ph.D. Part-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Bill Pitts, Ph.D., Professor of Religion
Dena Quigley, Ph.D., Physiology Laboratory Coordinator & Lecturer in the BIC
Christopher Richmann, Ph.D., Assistant Director of the Academy for Teaching and Learning
Joshua Ritter, Ph.D.,  Assistant Director for Spirituality and Public Life
Stuart Rosenbaum, Ph.D., Professor of Philosophy
Eric C. Rust, Ph.D., Professor of History
Scott Ryan, Ph.D., Part-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Jeanne Samake, M.PH, Academic Affairs and GML Program Manager & Part-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Anne-Marie Schultz, Ph.D., Director of BIC & Professor of Philosophy
Martha Lou Scott, Ed.D., Associate Vice President for Student Life
Katherine E. Smith, Ph.D., Part-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Thomas Spitzer-Hanks, Ph.D., Full-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Lynn W. Tatum, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer in the BIC & Associate Director Middle East Studies
Andrew Telep, M.A., Manager of TechPoint Services
Sarah W. Walden, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of English in the BIC
Bill Walker, Ph.D., Part-time Lecturer in the BIC & Assistant Director of Spiritual Formation
Robin Wallace, Ph.D., Professor of Musicology
Xin Wang, Ed.D., Associate Professor of Asian Studies in the BIC & Interim Division Director of Asian and African Languages
Mike Whitenton, Ph.D., Temporary Full-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Jason A. Whitlark, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Religion & Faculty Assistant Director in the BIC
Henry Wright, M.A., J.D., Part-Time Lecturer in the BIC
Lenore Wright, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Philosophy in the BIC & Director of the Academy for Teaching and Learning
Davide Zori, Ph.D.,  Assistant Professor of History in the BIC
Colleen Zori, Ph.D., Temporary Full-Time Lecturer in Anthropology