The members of the Organizational Leadership faculty bring a combination of leadership, teaching ability, and scholarly experience to the classroom and dissertation process. You will learn from professors who have been leaders in business, industry, entrepreneurial companies, higher education, public schools, and nongovernmental organizations. Your experience here will take you far beyond basic leadership theory to implement innovative best practices in your own life and work.

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Timothy Beuthin; MDiv, PhD Assoc Prof; Grad Studies Leadership tim.beuthin@indwes.edu Department - Organiz Ldrshp Doctorate Division - Graduate Studies Leadership


Tim Beuthin was born in East Grand Rapids, Michigan. He has been married for 38 years to Deborah, and they have two sons Ryan (Janie) and Justin (Alyssa). He is an elder in the Church of the Nazarene and a member of Westside Church of the Nazarene.

Educational Background:

  • B.A., 1974, Spring Arbor College
  • M.Div., 1980, Asbury Theological Seminary
  • Ph.D., 1989, Michigan State University


  • Leadership development
  • Ethical Philosophy
  • Spiritual formation
  • Stewardship
  • Adult Learning
  • Emotional and Social Intelligence

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