GIAL FACULTY

Applied Anthropology Department


Peter E. Unseth, Associate Professor

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

Cynthia L. Blood, Instructor

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

Timothy Hatcher, Assistant Professor

Applied Anthropology
PhD, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, 2018; MA, GIAL, 2007; MA, Oral Roberts University, 1994.
Field work: Bulgaria, Russia, Central Asia
Languages spoken: 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 spoken: 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 spoken: Spanish, Ese Ejja, Kiswahili, Ma'di, Portuguese

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 spoken: Spanish, Tzeltal

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 spoken: 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 spoken: Spanish

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

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 spoken: Portuguese, Amharic

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 spoken: French

Doug Tiffin, Adjunct Faculty

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

James Wheatley, Adjunct Faculty

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

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 spoken: French, Bangala, Mangbetu

Hope Bowling, Associate Instructor

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

Lynley Hatcher, Associate Instructor

Applied Anthropology
MA, GIAL, 2007; BA, Oral Roberts University, 1998.

Ric Nelson, Associate Instructor

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 spoken: French, Lingala, Mangbetu

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 spoken: Spanish, French, Dutch

Hugh Tracy, Associate Instructor

Applied Anthropology
MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1988; BA, Houghton College, 1962.
Field work: Colombia, Peru

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 spoken: Malay, Bonggi

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 spoken: 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 spoken: Spanish, Tok Pisin

Arden G. Sanders, Assistant Professor

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 spoken: Kamasau, Tok Pisin

Ervin Starwalt, Assistant Professor

Applied Linguistics
PhD, University of Texas at Arlington, 2005; STM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1986; MDiv, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1975; BS, University of Arkansas, 1971.
Field work: Nigeria

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 spoken: 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 spoken: Spanish

Brenda H. Boerger, Adjunct Faculty

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

Jonathan Dailey, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
MA, Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics, 2003; BA, Mid-America Christian University, 1998.
Field work: South Asia
Languages spoken: Hindi, Marwari

Joshua Harper, Adjunct Faculty

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 spoken: German, Kiswahili, Hebrew, Greek

JoAnna M. Hoyt, Adjunct Faculty

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

Carol Long, Adjunct Faculty

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

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 spoken: Kamasau, Tok Pisin, Spanish

Gary F. Simons, Adjunct Faculty

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

Coleen Starwalt, Adjunct Faculty

Applied Linguistics
PhD, University of Texas at Arlington, 2008; MA, University of Texas at Arlington, 1987; BA, Biola University, 1984.
Field work: Togo, Nigeria
Languages spoken: French, German

Karl Franklin, Senior Faculty

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

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.

Marlin Leaders, Associate Instructor

Applied Linguistics
M.A., University of Texas at Arlington, 1983; BA, Westmar College, 1973.
Field work: Papua New Guinea, Philippines
Languages spoken: German, French, Portuguese, Tok Pisin

Marcus Leman, Associate Instructor

Applied Linguistics
PhD, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2017; MDiv, Bethlehem College & Seminary, 2013; BA, Moody Bible Institute, 2008.
Languages spoken: Modern Hebrew