Dr. Christopher Viers

Christopher Viers

Visiting Professor of Higher Education

Email: chviers@taylor.edu



PhD, Higher, Adult, and Lifelong Education, Michigan State University, 2003
MA, Higher Education and Student Affairs, The Ohio State University, 1990
BA, Sociology, Family Studies Concentration, Wheaton College, 1988

Why I came to Taylor:

Teaching at Taylor affords an opportunity to help equip highly motivated students in their desire to provide exceptional service and support to international students within U.S. higher education.  

Advice to incoming students:

Pursue excellence in your studies and practical experiences, and in addition to developing breadth of knowledge, skills, and competencies in higher education and student affairs; develop depth of experience and expertise in a particular domain within the field. 


  • Quality Time with Family and Friends on Bois Blanc Island, Michigan
  • ATV and Off-Road Motorcycle Riding
  • Fishing, Boating, Scuba Diving