Professor of History
B.A., History, Milligan College
M.R.E., Emmanuel Christian Seminary
M.A., History, Michigan State University
Ph.D., American History, Michigan State University
Dr. Knowles has been a professor at GLCC since 1970. During this time at GLCC, he has taught history courses ranging from Ancient Greek History and Culture to Contemporary (20th century) History. He has also served as Dean of Students, Men’s Baseball Coach, Women’s Basketball Coach, and chairman of the Student Disciplinary Committee.
Dr. Knowles has been an active member of the church community for most of his career; and author (having published several articles and a book), lecturer, and community leader; and a speaker and teacher at churches, youth rallies, and conventions. He also has a penchant for athletics, having coached soccer, basketball, and baseball; instructed tennis; and is still an active member of summer softball leagues.