Vice President for Academics - Dr. Thomas Cornman
Dr. Thomas Cornman joined Cedarville University in July 2009 as vice president for academics.
Dr. Cornman’s experience includes 10 years of teaching and 17 years management experience in higher education. As Vice President for Academics he is responsible for all academic departments and activities of the University and serves as its Chief Academic Officer.
Cornman holds a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Chicago; an M.A. from Temple University; an M.Div. from Talbot School of Theology, Biola University; and a B.S. from Philadelphia College of Bible.
"Cedarville encompasses a strong commitment to the preeminence of Christ and the authority of the Scripture, while providing students with an exceptional educational experience," says Cornman. "Cedarville's mission and vision prompted me to want to join this exceptional group of Christ-centered faculty."
Cornman began his career as a church historian, teaching classes in Bible and theology, as well as western civilization, U.S. history and American church history.
His publications include contributions to the "Moody Handbook of Preaching" (Moody, 2008) and "Foundational Faith: Unchanging Truth for an Ever-Changing World" (Moody, 2003). He also served as general editor for "Proclaiming Jesus: Essays on the Centrality of Christ in the Church" (Moody, 2007). In 2003, his work "Caterpillars and New-Fangled Religion" was published by University Press of America.