Faculty & Staff

Rick Swift
Dean of Student Life
(803) 807-5234
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Jenny Tansil
Graphic Artist & Administrative Assistant
(803) 807-5719
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Jenny Tansil came to CIU in 1994 to study and has been here ever since! Starting as a part-time employee in the CIU Extension office, Jenny is now a Graphic Artist and Technical Assistant for the Center of Educational Innovation and Development. She works closely with professors to help design themes for their course materials. Jenny loves reading, sewing, and remodeling homes (she’s...

Donna Thompson
Women's Chaplain
(803) 807-5458
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Mike Thompson Mike Thompson
Director of Residence Life
(803) 807-5485
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Roger Tilton
Director of Business Services
(803) 807-5705
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Tina Tindle Tina Tindle
Campus Visit Coordinator
(803) 807-5024
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Tammy Tumey
Undergraduate Records
(803) 807-5030
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Tammy Turkett Tammy Turkett
Graduate Office Manager
(803) 807-5024
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Milton V. Uecker
Associate Dean of the College of Education
(803) 807-5319
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B.A., Suffolk University; M.A., Miami University; Ed.D. University of Virginia

Rebekah Ulsaker
(803) 807-5069
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Amy Van Horn Amy Van Horn
Associate Director of Student Recruiting
(803) 807-5024
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Larry R. Wagner
Counseling Professor
(803) 807-5127
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B.A., Wheaton College; M.Ed., George Mason University; Ph.D., Texas A&M

Cathy Warn Cathy Warn
Director of Training and Internship
(803) 807-5351
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B.A., Montreat College; M.A., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

Kevin Washburn Kevin Washburn
Adjunct Education Faculty

B.A., Grand Rapids Baptist College (now Cornerstone University); B.S., Calvin College; M.A., Glassboro State College (now Rowan University); Ed.D., Liberty University

Jim Watson James E. Watson
Education Professor
(803) 807-5320
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B.A., Asbury College; M.Div., Columbia Theological Seminary; M.C.S., Regent College; M.Ed., Florida Atlantic University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Mark Wenger, English Professor Mark Wenger
Professor of English
(803) 807-5493
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B.A., University of South Carolina; M.A., Columbia International University; additional graduate studies, University of South Carolina

Kelly Werner
(803) 807-5035
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Klaus Wetzel
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M.S., Math; M.Ed. Secondary Education, University of Frankfurt; M.Th. (equiv.), D.Th., University of Mainz

Jeff Wheeler Jeffrey Wheeler
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
(803) 807-5005
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James Whitaker James Whitaker
Men's Soccer Coach / Assistant Athletic Director
(803) 360-9015
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James Wilson James Wilson
D.Min. Program Administrator, Administrative Assistant of Access CIU
(803) 807-5378
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Holly Wolfe Holly Wolfe
Counseling Program Trainer
(803) 807-5388
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Jennifer Yates
Accounts Receivable
(803) 807-5055
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Sandra Young, Liberal Arts Division Chair, English Professor Sandra Young
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B.A., George Fox University; Certificate in Bible, Columbia International University; M.A.T. in English, The Citadel; Ph.D. in English, University of South Carolina; teacher, Charleston County School District, 1999-2001; Faculty member, Columbia College, 2006-2013; Faculty, Columbia International University, 2013 – present.