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Jeffrey Guernsey

Jeff Guernsey, DBA

Associate Professor of Finance


Dr. Guernsey came to Cedarville University in 2003 after a 21-year career in the banking industry in Ohio. Most of his time in banking was spent working with businesses needing credit to develop and grow. He currently teaches courses in Principles of Finance, Financial Institutions, Personal Finance, and Microeconomics.

Education and Credentials

  • D.B.A., Anderson University  
  • M.Sc., Iowa State University
  • B.Sc., Purdue University

Scholarly Works

  • Book Review: Conceiving the Christian College (Jeffrey S. Guernsey) Journal of Biblical Integration in Business (2006)
  • A Biblical Critique of Crony Capitalism (Bert G. Wheeler, Jeffrey E. Haymond and Jeffrey S. Guernsey) Christian Business Faculty Association Conference (2015)
  • Quality Business Education: Employing an Introductory Course for First-year Business Students (Jeffrey S. Guernsey, Anne N. Rich and Susan Terkelsen) Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs regional meeting (2011)  
  • Improving Student Satisfaction and Departmental Effectiveness: The Creation of an Innovative Freshman Business Experience (Jeffrey S. Guernsey, Anne N. Rich, Jeffrey K. Fawcett, et al.) Christian Business Faculty Association (2011)  
  • Learning by Doing: Improving an Introductory Business Course (Jeffrey S. Guernsey, Anne N. Rich and Susan Terkelsen) Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education (2011)

View a listing of scholarly works in the Cedarville University Digital Commons ยป


  • Reading (helps that my wife is a librarian!)
  • Working outside on our mini-farm, including gardening
  • Playing golf and following a variety of sports