Commencement 2019

Meet the Faculty

Terrence Lindvall

Terrence Lindvall

C.S. Lewis Endowed Chair in Communication and Christian Thought
Professor of Communication


Degrees Held

B.A., Vanguard University
M. Div., Fuller Seminary
Ph.D., University of Southern California

Office Location: Clarke Hall 107 - CSRF
Phone: 757-455-3277
Email: tlindvall@vwu.edu
Department/s:
- Communication
- Religious Studies

Lindvall occupies the C. S. Lewis Chair of Communication and Christian Thought at Virginia Welseyan College, since 2006.  He received his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California, his MDiv from Fuller Theological Seminary, and his BA in Literature/Biology from Vanguard University; he has taught at Azusa Pacific University, Wheaton College, and Regent University.  He was also a Visiting Professor at Duke University School of Divinity and the Walter Mason Fellow in Religious Studies at the College of William and Mary. He also slummed as a former president of Regent University for four years where he was called "Peck's Bad Boy.".

Lindvall, Terry.  w/Chris Lindvall and Dennis Bounds. Divine Film Comedies: Biblical Narratives, Film Sub-Genres, and the Comic Spirit. New York: Routledge, 2016. 

Publisher's Desk: New Books by Terry Lindvall

VWC religious studies and communication professor brings religion, history and humor to recent trio of works

Marlins Give Thanks

Students and faculty share their thoughts on gratitude in time for Thanksgiving