Rick Tison

Rick Tison, Assistant Professor of History

Rick Tison


Dr. Tison serves as an assistant professor of history. Prior to arriving at Cedarville, he taught in the Texas A&M University system (Corpus Christi and Kingsville campuses). Dr. Tison teaches History of Civilizations and the Teaching Social Studies Methods. He is currently preparing a manuscript for submission to the Johns Hopkins University Press History of Science and Religion Series.

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D. in Intellectual History/History of Science, University of Oklahoma 
  • M.A. in Church-State Studies focusing on First Amendment legal history, Baylor University
  • B.A. in English, Oakland University

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Expert Topics

  • Christian Apologetics
  • Intellectual History
  • Science and Religion Issues