Adjunct Professor Presbyterian History, Area II
-Ph.D., Auburn University
-M.Div., Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary
-M.A., University of Mississippi
-B.A., Sanford University
Dr. Joel Alvis teaches Presbyterian History. Dr. Alvis’s publications include: Religion and Race: Southern Presbyterians, 1946-1983 (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1994). “A Presbyterian Dilemma: Ecclesiastical and Social Racial Policy in the Twentieth Century Presbyterian Communion,” in The Diversity of Discipleship: The Presbyterians and Twentieth Century Christian Witness [The Presbyterian Presence Series]. Louisville: Westminster/John Knox Press, 1991.