Neil Best

Job Title


Dr. Neil Best has been working in Higher Ed for almost 20 years now. He received his PhD from Azusa Pacific University in Higher Education and his dissertation explored on the campus climate predictors of sexual assault victimization. His Master’s degree is in Leadership from Trinity Western University. He has professional experience working in the areas of Equity and Compliance, Residence Life, Student Engagement, Leadership Development, and Student Conduct. He currently serves as Deputy Title IX Coordinator and Civil Rights Investigator at the University of Alaska Anchorage. On the academic side of things, his research interests focus on student success and sexual violence prevention and he has taught classes on Student Success, Student Conduct, and Research Methods.

Started at Bethel



  • Azusa Pacific University - PhD, 2017

Courses Taught

EDUC862-DH1-Spring 2022 - CAPS/GS-Legal Issues in Higher Education