Public Invited to LCU Convocation August 27
August 20, 2013, Lincoln, IL - Lincoln Christian University will hold its 69th Convocation on Tuesday, August 27 at 7 p.m. in the Earl C Hargrove Chapel Auditorium. Dr. Shane Wood, Dean of the Hargrove School of Adult & Graduate Studies, will serve as keynote speaker for the annual event that marks the beginning of LCU’s academic year. Dr. Wood will also be formally installed as Dean of that evening.
Dr. Wood was called to serve LCU as Dean of Adult & Graduate Studies in June. He previously served as Associate Professor of Organizational Leadership at Florida Christian College (now Johnson University Florida). Before that, he served Nebraska Christian College as the Chief Academic Officer (2003-2010) and as an Associate Professor of Pastoral Ministry (2000-2003). In addition, Wood taught as an LCU adjunct professor in the MA in Organizational Leadership program and the Seminary’s Doctor of Ministry program for several years. He is a graduate of Ozark Christian College (BBL and BTh), Lincoln Christian Seminary (MDiv), and Regent University (PhD in Organizational Leadership).
Dr. Wood is published in the International Journal of Leadership Studies and the Baltic Journal of Management. He is an active member of the International Leadership Association and the Academy of Management. He also has full-time ministry experience (youth, administration, and preaching) in Illinois and Iowa, and served in interim ministries in Nebraska, Iowa, and Missouri.
Please note that the convocation is scheduled at a later time this year to accommodate attendance for the adult learners of the Hargrove School.
The public is invited, and everyone is encouraged to attend.
Established in Lincoln, in 1944, LCU’s mission is to equip Christians to serve and lead in the church, the workplace, and the world. Today, LCU offers a variety of degree programs for undergraduates, graduates and seminary students. Classes are offered on campus, on site or online. To learn more visit www.lincolnchristian.edu.