Geneva College

Faculty & Staff

Bradshaw Lee Frey


Brad FreyOffice Phone: 724-847-6558
bfrey@geneva.edu

Degrees Received

  • Ph.D. Social Foundations of Education, 2002, University of Pittsburgh
  • S.T.M. International Christian Studies, 1983, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
  • M.Div., 1977, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
  • B.A. Social Science, 1973, Geneva College

Courses Taught

Sociology Department:

  • Social Change
  • The Sociological Imagination
  • American Culture Studies
  • Sociological Investigation
  • Reconciliation: Gender, Class and Race
  • Deviant Behavior
  • Community
  • Social Groups
  • Social Institutions

Biblical Studies and Christian Ministry Department:

  • Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion
  • Foundations of Christian Thought
  • Holistic Missions in a Third World Context
  • Contemporary Adolescent Culture
  • Augustine

M.A. in Higher Education:

  • Sociology of Higher Education
  • Principles of Effective Teaching
  • Research in Higher Education
  • Diversity in Higher Education
  • Campus World Views
  • Church and University

M.S. in Organizational Leadership:

  • Leadership and Organizational Change
  • History and Theory of Leadership
  • Organizational Communication
  • Research

Education Department:

  • Social Foundations of Education

History Department:

  • The Vietnam War: An Interdisciplinary Study

Humanities Department:

  • Black Culture in the U.S.

Presentations/Publications

  • "Facilitating Segregation: Violence and Police Intervention in Pennsylvania Mill Town Schools, 1971-72." Midwest History of Education Society, The Chicago Inn Best Western, Chicago, IL, Oct 27,28, 2006.
  • Frey, Bradshaw. "New Contours for American Youth Culture." Geneva Review, Number 4, June 2006.
  • Frey, Bradshaw. "Pro Beaver Falls et Geneva." Geneva Review, Number 4, June 2006.
  • "The Post War Incursion of the Social Sciences on Education: The Critique of Christopher Lasch and David Riesman." Midwest History of Education Society, The Chicago Inn Best Western, Chicago, IL, Oct 21-22, 2005.
  • Frey, Bradshaw. "Relinquishment and Reception: 25 Years of The Culture of Narcissism." Geneva Review, Number 2, February 2005.
  • Frey, Bradshaw. Searching for a Public Morality to Empower Affirmative Action.@ American Educational History Journal, Vol. 31, Spring 2004.
  • Frey, Bradshaw. "Reading Culture: A Bibliographic Essay." Geneva Review, Number 1, May 2004.
  • Shaping the Christian Liberal Arts College Through Moral Enquiry: A Conversation.@ The Schooled Heart: Moral Formation in American Higher Education, Baylor University, Oct. 30-Nov. 2, 2003.
  • Searching for a Public Morality to Empower Affirmative Action.@ Midwest History of Education Society, The Chicago Inn Best Western, Chicago, IL, Oct. 24-25, 2003.
  • Frey, Bradshaw. Character Education in the 1980's: Still Living in the Shadow of William Holmes McGuffey.@ American Educational History Journal, Vol. 29, Spring 2002.
  • Frey, Bradshaw. AW as Local School Redistricting Used for Racial Segregation?: An Historical Study of Beaver County School Districts, 1961-70.@ Ph.D.. Dissertation, Administrative and Policy Studies, School of Education, University of Pittsburgh, 2002.
  • Frey, Bradshaw. United Presbyterians and Apartheid: A Clash of American Ideologies,@ S.T.M. Thesis, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, 1983.

Awards & Distinctions

  • 1986 Peter J. Steen Memorial Award for Excellence in Campus Ministry, Presented by the CCO, Hilton Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 2004 Excellence in Teaching Award, Geneva College, Beaver Falls, PA.

Affiliations, e.g., membership in professional organizations, etc.

  • American Educational Studies Association
  • Bread For the World
  • Citizens for Public Justice
  • First Presbyterian Church, Beaver Falls, PA
  • Midwest History of Education Society
  • Former Board Member, Saltworks Theater Company
  • Former Executive Committee Member, Beaver Valley Branch, NAACP
  • Congress for the New Urbanism