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Our professors are distinguished scholars, active researchers, published writers, and faithful Christians who demonstrate what it means to be both Christ-followers and leaders in their academic fields. As mentors and role models, they play a huge role in the integration of faith and learning at Bethel.

Department Chair

Neal Dutton

Neal Dutton

Department Chair | dutnea@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 1980

Athletic Training, Nutrition, and Wellbeing

Seth Paradis

Seth Paradis

Department Chair | s-paradis@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2006

Paradis has extensive consulting and research experience within injury prevention and the development of neuromuscular facilitation. He is starting to examine the body’s endocrine response to daily stress and how it relates to chronic disease and the dimensions of wellness.

Faculty

Jamie Dolieslager

Jamie Dolieslager

Associate Professor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences | doljam@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2000

Associate Professor Dolieslager teaches in the Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences department.

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Drew Fernelius

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences | aof75949@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2012

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences

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Jon Herbrechtsmeyer

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences | j-herbrechtsmeyer@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2002

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences

Janet Johnson

Janet Johnson

Associate Professor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences | jl-johnson@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 1996

In addition to her teaching role, Johnson also serves as an Athletic Trainer and the Physical Therapist for Bethel's athletic teams.

Lisa Kepple

Lisa Kepple

Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science | patlis@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2015

Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science

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Amanda Maxwell

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences | a-maxwell@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2012

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences

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Rick Meyer

Adjunct Instructor of Human KInetics and Applied Health Sciences | meyric@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2005

Adjunct Instructor of Human KInetics and Applied Health Sciences

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Doug Novak

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences | doug-novak@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2013

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences

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Andrew Parnell

Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science | aj-parnell@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2017

Assistant Football Coach, Instructor

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James Pearson

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science | jap86566@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2013

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science

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Brian Raabe

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics & Applied Health Science | bcr45464@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2011

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics & Applied Health Science

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Denise Swanson

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics & Applied Health Science | drs39328@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2008

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics & Applied Health Science

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Bernard Walker

Adjunct Associate Professor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science | bwalker@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2009

Adjunct Associate Professor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science

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