Social Sciences

Sue Griffith – Administrative Assistant


Dr. Robert Bartels
B.A. Malone College
M.P.A. Cleveland State University
J.D. Cleveland State University
International Multicultural
Dr. Dale Garrett
B.A. West Liberty University
M.A. Central Michigan University
D.S.L. Regent University
Public Administration
Dr. Jon Spence
B.S. Evangel University
M.S. Missouri State University
Ed.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
Major Doug Schenck
B.S. Baptist Bible College
M.S. Missouri State University
U.S. Army Major
Military Science
Dr. Larry Toll
B.A. Ball State University
M.A. Ball State University
Ph.D. Ball State University
 George Carson


Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Luther Hall
B.A. Southeastern College
M.Ed. Southeastern Louisiana University
Ph.D. University of Southern Mississippi
Social Science Education and History






Jon Spence: Director of Leadership Studies and ESGA Senate Adviser

Dr. Jon Spence is no stranger to Evangel University. Spence grew up around Evangel’s campus, and has created his own footprint as a student, alum and faculty member. He graduated in 1988 with a bachelor of science in Social Science after competing for the Crusader football team. He joined Evangel’s faculty in 1998, and in 2003, was instrumental ...

Categories: Leadership, Leadership, Leadership Scholars Program, Social Sciences

Dr. Larry Toll

Dr. Larry Toll: History professor and civil war enthusiast

When Dr. Larry Toll is not in an Evangel University classroom teaching history, he is out in the community living it. In the summer months you might find him working as a national park ranger at nearby Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield, participating in a Civil War reenactment, doing a live demonstration of historic weapons, or ...

Categories: History, Social Studies Education


Dr. Robert Bartels: Associate professor of international studies

Dr. Robert Bartels has been putting his love of history and his passion for the nations into action at Evangel University since 2007. As associate professor of international studies, Dr. Bartels teaches Government, History and Anthropology courses. He also sponsors Evangel’s international study tours. His involvement with the tours has taken him all around the ...

Categories: Anthropology, Government (Political Science), History, International Relations, International Studies


Dr. Dale L. Garrett: Associate professor of social sciences and assistant football coach

Dr. Dale L. Garrett has been an associate professor in the Social Sciences Department since retiring as a Lt. Col. from the United States Air Force in 2003. During his 24-year career with the USAF, he was selected as a squadron-level commander three separate times and also chosen as part of a select group of ...

Categories: Anthropology, Government (Political Science), International Relations, International Studies, Military Science, Public Administration, Social Studies Education

Earn Your Master of Organizational Leadership

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EU Soccer: Kicking off with Bruce Deaton

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Summer EU Preview Days 2015

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Celebrate! Homecoming 2014 schedule includes inauguration ceremony

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Evangel Homecoming

HeartSong ministers at historic sites during Italy tour

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Members of Evangel University’s HeartSong group explore the ruins of the Forum in Rome during their spring break trip to Italy. Photo by Sein Kwon.