SBUBolivar, Missouri Est. 1878

Department of Behavioral Sciences


Chris Dinwiddie
Chris Dinwiddie
Chris Dinwiddie
Associate Professor of Psychology
Southwest Baptist University
Work 1600 University Avenue, 207 Gott Educational Center
Bolivar, MO 65613

Courses Taught: Systems of Psychology, Psychological Testing, Psychology of Personality, Theories of Counseling, Human Sexuality, and Marriage & Family Counseling.

Why do you enjoy teaching at SBU? " I enjoy the sense of comradarie among the faculty within the Behavioral Sciences Department and across the colleges. I am also glad for the fact that at SBU I can have genuine relationships with students.

Faith Dedications: Chris and his wife attend First Baptist Church in Bolivar where they teach a Nearly and Newlywed Sunday School Class.

Educational and Professional Background: Chris received a Master's Degrees in Marriage and Family Counseling and in Christian Education and a PhD in Psychology from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS). While at SWBTS, he was appointed a Teaching Fellow and taught in the Marriage and Family Counseling degree program. Previously, Chris counseled couples, families, and individuals at Southcliff Baptist Church in Fort Worth, Texas.

Who is playing on your iPod? U2, Waterdeep, Keith Green, Michael Card, Sixpence none the richer

What book are you currently reading? The Sunflower by Simon Wiesenthal, (the book I'm actually reading right now I wouldn't recommend to anybody.)

What is the best getaway location, local or abroad? Some favorites are Santa Fe, NM; New Orleans, LA; Destin, FL; Big Bend NP, TX