Ron Evans, PhD
Adjunct Professor in Arts & Sciences
PhD - Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
MA - Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
BS - Iowa State University
Ron Evans grew up in West Des Moines, Iowa and got his BS in History and Psychology at Iowa State. He then moved on to Southern Illinois where he got his MA in Clinical Psychology and began to focus on an academic career. He did a one year clinical internship at Central Louisiana State Hospital and completed his Ph.D. work in 1976. He joined the faculty at Washburn University, Topeka, KS and achieved the rank of Professor in 1985. He began teaching online in 1999 and retired from Washburn in 2005. Since then, he has been a freelance online instructor and consultant for several universities.
He devotes his free time to gardening, playing guitar and piano, reading, and cycling.