Edward G. Whipple, Ph.D.

Vice President for Student Affairs

Dr. Whipple earned his bachelor’s degree in English from Willamette University, his master’s degree in English from Northwestern University, and his Ph.D. in college student services administration from Oregon State University.  He also has held administrative positions at Iowa State University, University of Alabama-Tuscaloosa, Montana State University-Billings and most recently Bowling Green State University. He has taught at both the undergraduate and graduate level courses in English literature, U.S. public education, and higher education and student affairs. Prior to his higher education work, he was a high school English and French teacher and swim and track coach in the Chicago Public Schools and the Reedsport, OR school district. He is a Salem, Oregon native and graduate of South Salem High School.