Keith Starcher

Professor of Business

Keith Starcher headshot

M.Div.; M.B.A.; Ph.D.




 Curriculum Vitae


Keith has more than 30 years of business experience. After graduating with a degree in Metallurgy from Penn State, he continued his graduate studies at the University of South Florida obtaining both an M.B.A. and a PhD. Dr. Starcher spent several years with General Electric and was president of Zion Industries, an induction heat-treating firm with plants in Ohio, Michigan, and North Carolina. Keith and his wife, Margaret, have raised four children and enjoy spending time with their eight grandchildren.


Keith is interested in the scholarship of teaching and learning; in particular, how SoTL applies to the part-time, online instructor. He is also interested in discovering the best ways to enhance the teaching and learning of business statistics in different delivery modalities (onsite versus online).


  • MDiv
    2003, Trinity Theological Seminary
  • MBA
    1988, University of South Florida
  • PhD
    1986, University of South Florida
  • BS
    1973, Pennsylvania State University
Indiana Wesleyan University
4201 S. Washington St.
Marion, IN 46953