Robert T. Townsend is an associate professor at Indiana Wesleyan University. He has 15 years of public and private school (P–12) experience and nine years of university teaching experience.
- B.M., 1983, Western Michigan University
- M.M.Ed., 1991, Indiana University
- Ph.D., 1996, University of Illinois
Dr. Townsend's research interests are in the field of teacher education. Specifically, he is involved with teacher development and mentor/mentee relationships in teacher education programs. He is also intersted in cultural competency research for educators at all levels.