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Religion Faculty

Division of Religion

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Dr. Brad Fipps - Professor of Religion

Location: Nicholson-Mitchell 105Phone: 864-644-5689
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Rev. Ken Dill - Associate Vice President for Spiritual Life and University Chaplain

Location: Newton Hobson Chapel and University Fine Arts Ctr. - Room 219Phone: 864-644-5431
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Rev. Dave Tolan - Missionary-in-Residence/Student Missions Fellowship

Location: Newton Hobson Chapel and University Fine Arts Ctr. - Room 203Phone: 864-644-5437
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Dr. Michael Tapper - Chair of Religion Division, Associate Professor of Religion, and Director of Quest

Location: Nicholson-Mitchell 104Phone: 864-644-5692
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Dr. Mark O. Wilson - Assistant Professor for Discipleship, Multiplication and Renewal

Location: Nicholson-Mitchell 106Phone: 864-644-5687
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Rebecca Bowman - Secretary for Religion Division

Location: Nicholson-Mitchell 206Phone: 864-644-5683
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Rev. Brent Dongell - Associate Professor of Youth Ministry

Location: Nicholson-Mitchell 112Phone: 864-644-5684
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Michaela Wickham - Director of Spiritual Formation / Itinerant in Residence and Quest Administrative Assistant

Phone: 803-673-4008