Thomas Jones

Faculty & Staff

                     

Dr. Tom Jones

History Department
Academic Affairs Department

 

     
     

Dean of School of Liberal Arts & Associate Professor of History

Office Location: Ayres 110D
Phone: (765) 998-5204
Email: thjones@taylor.edu

Specialties: American Diplomatic History, 20th Century U.S., History of U.S. Education, Social Studies Education Irish History

 

Education:

Ed.D., Educational Leadership/History, Ball State University, 1998
Additional Graduate Work in History, Miami University (Ohio), Purdue University
M.A., History, University of Notre Dame, 1976
B.S., History/Social Studies Education, Taylor University, 1971


Why I Love Teaching At Taylor:

This is a university community in which ideas matter and professors are not afraid to explore tough questions with students.  We genuinely believe that honest questions posed by honest and humble scholars results in a deeper understanding of and appreciation for God.


Advice to Incoming Students:

Persevere, get to know your professors, and engage in your studies.


Hobbies:

  • Travel
  • Reading – biographies