At BVU since 1993
B.S., Rockhurst College
M.S., Northwestern University
M.A., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Understanding Multiplicative Interaction Terms in Multiple Regression Models
Statistical Tests for 'Intervalness' and 'Collapsing' Involving Categorical Variables in Linear Models
Attitudinal Impact of International Travel Courses on Undergraduate Students
Impacts of Professor-Student Discipline Matches in an Undergraduate Introductory Statistics Course (With Dr. Stan Ullerich)
George Wythe Award for Teaching Excellence (BVU's highest faculty honor; 2005).
BVU Faculty Member of the Year (voted by students; 1996, 2006, and 2008).
Visiting Professor of Political Science -- Uppsala University (Sweden) (2007 and 2010).
Invited Faculty in Residence, ICPSR Summer Program, Univ. of Michigan (each summer since 1987).
Traveled with students to Costa Rica, Cuba, Egypt, Greece, Iceland, Puerto Rico, and Turkey.
Visiting Professor at Uppsala University, Sweden (2007 and 2010).
Former BVU Men's and Women's tennis coach.
Winner of "The New Yorker Magazine Cartoon Caption Contest" (7/3/2006).
Have met Fidel Castro and Barack Obama.
Had a very small non-speaking "bit part" in a Singapore television program.
Intramural ping-pong champion in college.
Co-developer, producer, and host of the weekly "Uncle Ed Radio Show" on WCBN-FM.