Curriculum Vitae
An Abbreviated CV updated April 2020

Gregory D. Dodds, Ph.D., MBA

Professor of History
        History of Christianity, History of Science, Early Modern Studies
Chair, Department of History and Philosophy
Chair, Major in Humanities and Mult-Disciplinary Studies

Walla Walla University
Department of History and Philosophy
204 S. College Avenue
College Place, WA 99324
Phone: (509) 527-2851 


Doctor of Philosophy in History. 2004
     Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA.
        Major field #1: History of Christianity.
        Major field #2: Early Modern Studies. 
        Minor field: Scientific Revolution.

Masters in Business Administration. 2000
    Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management.
    Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA.
        Concentration: Strategy.

        M.A. in History at Claremont Graduate University. 2000
        B.A. with majors in History, Religion, and Business Administration. Walla Walla                             University. 1997
        A.S. in Business Administration from Newbold College, UK. 1995

Recent Scholarship

Book-length Projects

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles and Book Chapters

          Selected Conference Papers

Selected Recent Academic Presentations

Selected Awards

  • 2017 - Walla Walla Chamber of Commerce Community Service Award
  • 2012 - Delona & C Michael Bell Outstanding Teaching Award.
  • 2008 - Chosen to give the WWU Distinguished Faculty Lecture.
  • 2007 - WWU Presidential Award for Excellence in Scholarship.

Selected University Activities and Community Involvement

  • Co-director of History and Literature tours of the UK. 2005, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2020.
  • Children's Home Society of Walla Walla community council. 2011-present.
  • Chair of Children's Home Society community council. 2012-present.
  • Faculty sponsor for Amnesty International campus club. 2005 - present.
  • University Church religious liberty liaison. 2005-present.
  • University Church Elder and Board Member. 2013-present.
  • Roger's Elementary School Board Member & Board Chair. 2013-2019.
  • Member of Humanities Washington's Inquiring Minds speakers' bureau. 2008-2010.

Professional Memberships & Activities

  • Erasmus of Rotterdam Society
ERS Treasurer.  2007-present
ERS Executive Committee.  2007-present.
  • Peer review for a number of publishers.
  • North American Conference on British Studies.
  • Pacific Coast Conference of British Studies.
  • Renaissance Society of America.
  • Sixteenth Century Studies Conference.
  • Phi Alpha Theta.

Current Walla Walla University Committees

  • Budget Committee.  2009-present.
  • University Senate.  2007-present.
  • Humanities Committee.  2012-present.
  • Honors Executive Committee.  2010-present.
  • Honors Committee.  2004-present.