Title: Associate Professor of History, Director of the Center for Faithful Education
Teaching Focus: Western Civilization, European History, Church History, Historical Research, Big Questions
Education: B.A., Mercer University, 2002; M.A., University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2004; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2010
Dr. Brad Pardue, Associate Professor of History, Director of the Center for Faithful Education & Director of Institutional Accreditation, received his Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee. Dr. Pardue joined the history department faculty at College of the Ozarks in 2014, where he is now an Associate Professor of European History. He is a recipient of the Eugene Charles Wittick Teaching Excellence Award.
Dr. Pardue is a specialist in Early Modern Europe, Church History, and the English Reformation and serves as a member of the editorial board for the book series “Studies in the History of Christian Traditions” published by Brill Academic Publishers. His publications include
Restoring the Vocation of a Christian College: A Framework for Holistic Christian Education in a Post-Christian World (forthcoming from Wipf & Stock), “Incorporating Christian Practices into the Study of Church History,” Fides et Historia, Vol. 50, No. 2 (Summer/Fall 2019): 53-59; “Integrating Faith and Learning in the Western Civilization Classroom,” Christian Higher Education, Vol. 17, No. 3 (2018): 167-174; and Printing, Power, and Piety: Appeals to the Public during the Early Years of the English Reformation (Brill, 2012).