Professor

Karen Swanson


Education

  • Northern Illinois University, EdD
  • Western Michigan University, MA
  • Calvin College, BS
  • Cornerstone University, BA

Teaching Career

  • Professor of Correctional Ministries, Christian University GlobalNet
  • Faculty member, Christian Formation and Ministry Department, Wheaton College

Other Career Highlights

  • Director of the Institute for Prison Ministries (IPM), Billy Graham Center for Evangelism at Wheaton College
  • Overseer of Charles W. Colson scholarship program at IPM
  • Christian Association for Prisoner Aftercare Advisory Board
  • Developer, Correctional Ministries courses at Wheaton College and Christian University GlobalNet
  • Executive director, LifeHouse Ministries reentry program
  • Certified in Justice Ministries, Motivational Interviewing, Moral Reconation Therapy, Bridges Out of Poverty, Truthought, and Anger Management
  • Volunteer teacher in Life Learning Program, Cook County Jail (Chicago, IL)

Courses