GIAL FACULTY

Applied Anthropology Department


Cynthia L. Blood, Instructor

Applied Anthropology
MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1987; BA, Wheaton College, 1981.
Field work: Cameroon, Indonesia
Languages: Spanish, French, Indonesian, Oku

Crista Cornelius, Assistant Professor

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Ohio State University, 2020; MA Ohio State University, 2015; MA, University of Tennessee, 1992; BA, Bryan College, 1990
Field work: China
Languages: Mandarin

Timothy Hatcher, Assistant Professor

Applied Anthropology, Chair
PhD, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, 2018; MA, GIAL, 2007; MA, Oral Roberts University, 1994.
Field work: Bulgaria, Russia, Central Asia
Languages: Russian

Hsiang-ning (Dora) Kung, Assistant Professor

Applied Anthropology —Center for Excellence in World Arts
Ph.D., Ohio State University, 2017; M.M., Manhattan School of Music, 2008; B.A., Soochow University, Taiwan (2005)
Field work: USA
Languages: Mandarin

Jack Shoemaker, Assistant Professor

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Southern Methodist University, 2012; MA, Southern Methodist University, 2008; BA, Azusa Pacific University, 1980.
Field work: Uganda
Languages: Spanish, Ese Ejja, Kiswahili, Ma'di, Portuguese

Peter E. Unseth, Associate Professor

Applied Anthropology
PhD, University of Texas at Arlington, 2002; MA, University of North Dakota, 1981; BA, St. Paul Bible College, 1978.
Field work: Ethiopia
Languages: Amharic

Stephen L. Walter, Associate Professor

Applied Anthropology
PhD, University of Texas at Arlington, 1980; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1976; BA, Washington Bible College, 1969.
Field work: Colombia, Guatemala, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Cameroon, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Kenya
Languages: Spanish, Tzeltal

John Clifton, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, 1980; MA, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1978; BA, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1974.
Field work: Papua New Guinea, Azerbaijan, Tajikistan, Bangladesh
Languages: Tok Pisin, Kope, Russian

Rocheteau Dareus, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
MS, University of Florida, 2019; BS, State University of Haiti, 2012.
Field work: Haiti
Languages: Haitian Creole, French

David Eberhard, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, 2009; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1993, BA, Asbury College, 1985.
Field work: Brazil, Thailand
Languages: Portuguese, Spanish, Mamaindê, Thai

Pat Feinberg, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology, Abraham Center
MA, Stanford University, 1980; MST, University of Chicago, 1976; BA, Stanford University, 1975
Field work: Peru, Israel, American Messianic Jewish community
Languages: Spanish, Hebrew

Sunny EunSun Hong, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Biola University, 2014; MA, Biola University, 2001; MA, University of Maryland,1987; BA, SookMyung Women's University, 1983
Field work: Asia Area, Philippines
Languages: Korean

Linda Jordan, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
MA, Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics, 2009; BS, University of Wisconsin--Stevens Point, 1995.
Field work: Ethiopia, Angola, Zambia, Namibia, South Africa
Languages: Portuguese, Amharic

Mark E. Karan, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1996; MA, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, 1983; BA, Northeastern Bible College, Essex Falls, NJ, 1976.
Field work: Togo, Benin, Central African Republic
Languages: French, German, Sango

Jean Ngoya Kidula, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology — Center for Excellence in World Arts
PhD, University of California Los Angeles, 1998; MMus, East Carolina University, 1986; BEd, University of Nairobi, 1981.
Field work: Kenya, Tanzania, Sweden, USA
Languages: Lulogooli, Kiswahili, DhoLuo, French

James R. Krabill, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology – Center for Excellence in World Arts
PhD, University of Birmingham (UK), 1989; MDiv, Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary, 1977; BA, Goshen College, 1974.
Field work: Côte d'Ivoire
Languages: French

Richard Kronk, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Evangelische Theologische Faculteit, Belgium, 2016; ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1993; BS, Michigan State University, 1983.

Tim Motis, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, University of Florida, 2002; MS, Auburn University, 1995; BS, South Dakota State University, 1992.
Field work: Ethiopia, Haiti, South Africa

Ric Nelson, Adjunct Faculty

College of International Studies, Applied Anthropology
DEA, Université Blaise Pascal, 2004; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1987; BA, San Diego State University, 1983.
Field work: DR Congo, Kenya, France
Languages: French, Lingala, Mangbetu

David Ross, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Lehigh University, 1978; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1986; ME, University of Auckland, New Zealand, 1974; BE, University of Auckland, New Zealand, 1972.
Field work: South Asia, Eurasia
Languages: Urdu, Brahui

Stacy Swartz, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
MS, University of Florida, Gainsville, 2020; BS, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, 2013.
Field work: Tanzania
Languages: Swahili

Doug Tiffin, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
DMin, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1988; MTh, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1980; BA, University of Western Ontario, 1976.

Philip H. Troutman, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Asbury Theological Seminary, 2015; MDiv, Nazarene Theological Seminary, 1986; BA, Bethany Nazarene College, 1980.
Field work: Republic of Cape Verde, Mozambique, Angola
Languages: Spanish, Portuguese, Cisena

James Wheatley, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Anthropology
MA, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1973.
Field work: Brazil
Languages: Portuguese, Bakairi

T. Wayne Dye, Senior Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary, 1983; MA, University of Michigan, 1968; BSE, University of Michigan, 1957.
Field work: Papua New Guinea, Kenya, India, Philippines, Cameroon
Languages: Bahinemo, Tok Pisin

Karl Franklin, Senior Faculty

Applied Linguistics, Applied Anthropology
PhD, Australian National University, 1969; MA, Cornell University, 1965; BA, King's College, 1954.
Languages: Kewa, Tok Pisin

Robert G. McKee, Senior Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, University of Rochester, 1995; MA, University of Rochester, 1985; AB, Harvard College, 1975.
Field work: Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaire)
Languages: French, Bangala, Mangbetu

Carol V. McKinney, Senior Faculty

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Southern Methodist University, 1985; MA, Southern Methodist University, 1985; MA, University of Michigan, 1961; BA, University of California at Los Angeles, 1958.
Field work: Nigeria, Kenya

Kim Beebe Wells, Associate Instructor

Applied Anthropology, Abraham Center
MA, Dallas International University, 2021; BA, Southwestern Assemblies of God University, 2003; BA, Central Bible College, 1992.
Field work: Albania, Peru
Languages: French, Spanish, Albanian, American Sign Language

Hope Bowling, Associate Instructor

Applied Anthropology
BS, Moody Bible Institute, 1972.
Field work: Papua New Guinea
Languages: Yagwoia, Tok Pisin

Samantha Chang Deck, Associate Instructor

Applied Anthropology
MA, Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics, 2013; BA, University of California, Irvine, 2001.

Carol Orwig, Associate Instructor

Applied Anthropology
MA, University of Texas Arlington 1976; MAT, University of Virginia, 1970; AB, College of William and Mary, 1969.
Field work: Mexico, Cameroon
Languages: Spanish, French, Dutch

John Stark, Associate Instructor

Applied Anthropology
PhD, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara, Nigeria, 2000; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1990; BA, Biola University, 1982.
Field work: Peru, Nigeria

Applied Linguistics Department


Michael E. Boutin, Associate Professor

Applied Linguistics, Chair
PhD, University of Florida, 1994; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1980; BA, University of New Mexico, 1979.
Field work: Malaysia
Languages: Malay, Bonggi

Joshua Harper, Assistant Professor

Applied Linguistics
PhD, University of Cambridge, 2013; MA, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, 2009; BA, University of Texas at Austin, 2005.
Field work: East Asia, Kenya
Languages: German, Kiswahili, Hebrew, Greek, Aramaic

JoAnna M. Hoyt, Associate Professor

Applied Linguistics
PhD, Dallas Theological Seminary, 2012; MA, Dallas Theological Seminary, 2007; BA, Howard Payne University, 2000.
Languages: Hebrew

Paul R. Kroeger, Professor

Applied Linguistics
PhD, Stanford University, 1991; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1981; BS, Yale University, 1975.
Field work: Malaysia, Singapore
Languages: Malay, Kimaragang

Steve Parker, Associate Professor

Applied Linguistics
PhD, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2002; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1988; BA, Indiana University, 1980.
Field work: Peru, Papua New Guinea
Languages: Spanish, Tok Pisin

George Payton, Assistant Professor

Applied Linguistics
DMin, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, 2015; MA, Talbot School of Theology, Biola University, 1993; BA, Biola University, 1982
Field work: Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania
Languages: Swahili, Orma, German

Janet L. Allen, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
Ph.D., Heinrich Heine Universitat, Dusseldorf, 2011; M.A., University of Illinois at Chicago, 1997; B.A., Trinity College (Deerfield, IL), 1993.
Field work: Philippines
Languages: Spanish, Tagalog, Kankanaey

Tod J. Allman, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, University of Texas at Arlington, 2010; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1989; MDiv, Biola University, 1986; MS, Harvey Mudd College, 1982; BS, Harvey Mudd College, 1981.
Field work: Philippines
Languages: Korean

Heather Beal, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, University of Texas at Arlington, 2011; MA, Biblical Theological Seminary, 1995; BS in chemistry, University of Delaware, 1991
Field work: Oaxaca, Mexico
Languages: Spanish, Mazatec

Scott Berthiaume, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, University of Texas at Arlington, 2004; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1994; BA, Biola University, 1990.
Field work: Latin America, Mexico
Languages: Spanish, Xi’iuÌy

Albert Bickford, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics—Center for Sign Language Linguistics
PhD, University of California, San Diego, 1987; BS, University of Minnesota, 1978.
Field work: Mexico
Languages: ASL, Spanish

Anita Bickford, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
MA, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, 1989; MFA, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1978; BA, Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1974.
Field work: Mexico
Languages: Spanish, French, Italian, German, American Sign Language, Tzeltal (Mexico)

Brenda H. Boerger, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, University of Texas at Austin, 1984; BA, SUNY Oswego, 1975.
Field work: Solomon Islands
Languages: Solomon Islands Pijin, Natqgu, Italian

Michael C. Cahill, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, Ohio State University, 1999; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1985; BS, Iowa State University, 1977.
Field work: Ghana
Languages: Konni

Beth Cook, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics—Center for Sign Language Linguistics
MA, University of North Dakota, 2018; BA, Dallas Baptist University, 2012.
Field work: South Asia, Southern Europe
Languages: American Sign Language

Jonathan Dailey, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
MA, Dallas International University, 2003; BA, Mid-America Christian University, 1998.
Field work: South Asia
Languages: Hindi, Marwari, Spanish

Stephen Jones, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics—Center for Sign Language Linguistics
MA, University of North Dakota, 2013; BS, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2007; BA, Gardner-Webb University, 2006; AA Cerro Coso Community College, 2003.
Field work: US deaf communities
Languages: American Sign Language

Sigrid Lew, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, Christian-Albrechts University, 1993.
Field work: Thailand
Languages: German (mother tongue), Central Thai

Carol Long, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
MA, GIAL, 2006; BA, Hope College, 2003.
Field work: Malaysia
Languages: Malay

Perry Oakes, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2010; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1990; MA, Fuller Theological Seminary, 1988; BA, Taylor University, 1983.
Field work: Panama
Languages: Spanish

Steve Parkhurst, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics—Center for Sign Language Linguistics
MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1990; BA, Biola University, 1987.
Field work: Spain, Mexico
Languages: Spanish, Spanish Sign Language, Catalan Sign Language, American Sign Language

Kathleen Sackett, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
MA, Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics, 2013; BS, Milligan College, 1989.
Field work: Russia, Marshall Islands

Joy Sanders, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1976; BS, University of California at Los Angeles, 1974.
Field work: Papua New Guinea
Languages: Kamasau, Tok Pisin, Spanish

Erin SanGregory, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
MA, Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics, 2018; BA, Cedarville University, 2009.
Field work: West Asia

Gary F. Simons, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, Cornell University, 1979; MA, Cornell University, 1976; BA, Seattle Pacific College, 1974.
Field work: Solomon Islands
Languages: Solomon Islands Pijin

Carolyn Stem, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics—Center for Sign Language Linguistics
MA, California State University, 1976; BA, Gallaudet University, 1972.
Languages: American Sign Language

Phoebe Tay, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics—Center for Sign Language Linguistics
MA, Gallaudet University, 2017; BA, Griffith University, 2014.
Field work: Singapore, Australia
Languages: American Sign Language

Karl Franklin, Senior Faculty

Applied Linguistics, Applied Anthropology
PhD, Australian National University, 1969; MA, Cornell University, 1965; BA, King's College, 1954.
Languages: Kewa, Tok Pisin

Shin Ja J. Hwang, Senior Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, University of Texas at Arlington, 1981; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1974; MLS, University of Oklahoma, 1968; BA, Ewha Women’s University, 1965.
Languages: Korean (mother tongue)

Arden G. Sanders, Senior Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary, 1988; MA, Fuller Theological Seminary, 1983; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1976; BA, Friends University, 1974.
Field work: Papua New Guinea
Languages: Kamasau, Tok Pisin

Karen Ashley, Associate Instructor

Applied Linguistics
MA, Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics, 2012; BA, Bryan College, 1980.
Field work: Solomon Islands
Languages: Solomon Islands Pijin, Sa’a

Kate French, Associate Instructor

Applied Linguistics—Center for Sign Language Linguistics
MA, University of North Dakota, 2018; BA, University of Kansas, 2013.
Languages: ASL, International Sign

Tamara Grosso, Associate Instructor

Applied Linguistics
MA, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, 2017; BA, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, 2013.

Doug Laskowske, Associate Instructor

Applied Linguistics
MA, University of North Dakota, 2016; BA, Taylor University, 2011.
Field work: Indonesia
Languages: Indonesian, Bugis