Faculty Emeriti

Faculty Emeriti


Evelyn Bennett (1977-2005), Academic Support Center

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., Boise State University

Gaymon L. Bennett (1971-2006), English

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., California State University-Los Angeles; Ph.D., Washington State University

Marvin R. Bloomquist (1958-1994), Music

B.A., B.Mus., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., University of Minnesota; D.M.A., University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music

A. Wendell Bowes (1982-2011), Religion

 B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Div., Nazarene Theological Seminary; Th.M., Princeton Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Dropsie College

Dennis D. Cartwright (1985-2006), Education

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., Boise State University; Ed.D., University of Idaho

Ed Castledine (1982- 2010), Director of Academic Advising and Testing

 B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A.T., Lewis and Clark College

Raymond M. Cooke (1971-1997), History

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., University of Idaho; Ph.D., University of Oregon

C.S. Cowles (1975-1984, 1986-2001), Religion

B.A., Azusa Pacific University; B.D., Nazarene Theological Seminary; S.T.D., San Francisco Theological Seminary

Richard D. Craig (1992-2007), Education

B.A., The College of Idaho; M.Ed., The College of Idaho;
Ed.D., Brigham Young University

Edwin Crawford (1976-2009), Philosophy, Religion

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., Whitworth College; L.H.D., Northwest Nazarene University

Donald L. Davis (1989-2000), Art

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.F.A., University of Idaho

Robert R. DeCloss (1986-2012), Professor of Mathematics

B.A., Point Loma University; M.A. Claremont Graduate School; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

William Fyffe (1978-2007), Biology

B.S.,California State University-Long Beach; M.A., Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles

Janet Harman (1973-2013), Professor of Education

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., University of Colorado; Ph.D., University of Idaho

Double E. Hill (1948-1986), Music

B.Mus., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Mus., University of Idaho; Ph.D., University of Illinois

Reginald Hill (1969-2008), English

B.A., George Fox University; M.A., University of Oregon

Martha Hopkins (1966-2000), Kinesiology

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.S., Indiana University; Ed.D., University of Idaho

Jean Horwood (1969-1992), Physical Education

B.S., Ursinus College; M.Ed., Temple University

W. Arthur Horwood (1969-1992), Physical Education

B.A., Roberts Wesleyan College; M.A., Ed.D., Michigan State University

Jerry Hull (1978-2007), Social Work

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Div., Nazarene Theological Seminary; M.A., University of Nebraska at Omaha; M.S.W., University of Tennessee 

Arthur Imel (1964-1994), Chemistry

B.S., Willamette University; M.S., Ph.D., Oregon State University

Chris Kapicka (1994-2008), Biology

B.S., Boise State University; M.S., Washington State University; Ph.D., University of Nevada, Reno

Fred Knight (1964-1986), Education

B.A., Th.B., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., University of Wichita; Ed.D., University of Southern California

Irving W. Laird (1967-1997), Special Ministries

B.A., Eastern Nazarene College; B.D., Nazarene Theological Seminary; M.S., Butler University; D. Min., American Baptist Seminary of the West

Ruth A. Long (1946-1984), Art

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., University of Idaho

George Lyons (1991-2013), Professor Biblical Studies

B.A., Olivet Nazarene University;  M.Div., Nazarene Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Emory University

Janine Lytle (1968-1994), French

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., University of Washington

Thomas E. Mangum (1982-2006), Biology

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., Ed.D., Ball State University

Darrell Marks (1959-1998), Vice President for Institutional Advancement, Physics

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Oregon State University

Larry McMillin (1986-2012), Professor of Education, Extended University Services

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Ed., Oregon State University; Ed.D., University of Northern Colorado

Phyllis McMillin (1979-1982; 1986-2013), Associate Professor of Education

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Ed., Oregon State University

Paul Miller (1969-1998), Educational Media, Information Resources

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A.T., Michigan State University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Newell Morgan (1975-2003), Spanish

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Elizabeth Murtland (1987-1998), Family and Consumer Sciences

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.S., Utah State University

Lynn R. Neil (1981-2001), English

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., Boise State University; Ed.D., Utah State University

Ralph E. Neil (1981-2006), Dean, School of Theology and Christian Ministries; Religion, Philosophy

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Div., D.Min., Nazarene Theological Seminary

Earl Owens (1960-1998), Speech Communication

B.A., University of California; M.A., Stanford University; Ed.D., University of Northern Colorado

Ronald Ponsford (1976-2013), Dean, School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Professor of Psychology

B.A., Point Loma Nazarene University; M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Fuller Graduate School of Psychology

Leon Powers (1974-2006), Biology

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Nat.Sc., University of Idaho; Ph.D., Idaho State University

Helen M. Rambo (1957-1994), Library

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.L., University of Washington

Irene Runkle (1968-1983), Home Economics

B.S., Iowa State University; M.A., Albertson College of Idaho

Francis Sharpton (1970-2001), Physics

B.S., College of Ozarks; M.S., University of Arkansas; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Marvin Stallcop (1965-2006), Music

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Mus., University of Montana; Ed.D., Arizona State University

Paul Taylor (1966-2002), Kinesiology

B.S., University of Kansas; M.S., University of Colorado; D.P.E., Indiana University

Ernest L. Thompson (1974-1998), Education

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Nat.Sc., University of Idaho

Merilyn Thompson (1970-79, 1988-2006), Registrar; Communication Studies

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.S., Portland State University

Eula Tombaugh (1958-1983), Home Economics

B.S., Iowa State University; M.A., University of Minnesota

Kenneth F. Watson (1985-1998), Assistant to the President; Chemistry

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; Ph.D., Oregon State University

Lilburn Wesche (1961-1981, 1988-1997), Education

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Ed., Trinity University; Ed.D., University of Northern Colorado

Jim Willis (1966-2006), Music

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.Mus., University of Portland; D.M.A., University of Missouri-Kansas City

JoAnn Willis (1968-2006), Dean, School of Academic Resources; Psychology

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., University of Missouri-Kansas City; Ph.D., Oregon State University

Adelaide Woodcook (1967-1972, 1976-1986), Education

B.S., M.A., Ball State University

Robert C. Woodward (1958-1991), History

B.A., Northwest Nazarene University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Oregon

Kenneth Yoder (1980-2007), Mathematics

B.A., Eastern Nazarene College; M.Ed., University of North Carolina; M.A., University of California-Los Angeles