Faculty Bios

The Honors Institute staff and faculty are here to support you in your endeavors. Through one-on-one mentoring by faculty members, GCU challenges you to pursue extra-curricular activities such as study abroad, internships, mission trips and service learning projects. Faculty mentors are dedicated to specific sections in the honors courses.

Here are a few profiles of our distinguished honors faculty. Learn what makes them unique and find inspiration in their academic journeys and adventures. 

Dr. David Dean

Dr. James Helfers 

Dr. James Merrick

Dr. Jennifer Santos