Robert R. Mathisen
|Professor of History|
Diploma Grand Rapids School of the Bible and Music
B.A. Bryan College
M.A. University of Tennessee
M.A. Ball State University
D.A. Illinois State University
Professional: Dr. Mathisen has been teaching at Corban since 1991 and brought with him 20 years of teaching experience at other Christian colleges. Dr. Mathisen is the author of three published books and numerous articles. He also has guest lectured at two Chinese universities and conducted a week of seminars in Russia.
Personal: Bob and his wife, Diane, have been married since 1966. They have two sons, Jeff and Jay, a daughter, Jill, and nine grandchildren. Bob enjoys serving with church ministries, spending time with his family, reading and sports.
Why Corban: "Corban University continues to allow me to work with students devoted to the Lord and to preparing themselves for lifetimes of ministry and service. It is encouraging so see how the university has expanded its reach both locally and globally since I joined the faculty in 1991. To be a part of the university is a rare privilege available to only a few professionals.”