Nigel Crompton

Professor of Biology

Staff Positions

  • Traditional Undergrad Academics / Health Care
  • Traditional Undergrad Academics / Kinesiology, Science & Mathematics


D.Sc., Zurich University

Ph.D., Justus Liegig University

M.Sc., Manchester University

B.Sc., Manchester University


About Nigel

Nigel Crompton earned his B.Sc. and M.Sc. from Manchester University in Manchester, United Kingdom. He received his Ph.D. from Justus Liebig University in Giessen, Germany, and his D.Sc. from Zurich University in Zurich, Switzerland. At Cornerstone, Crompton teaches Biology, Genetics, Molecular Cell Biology, Bioethics, Evolution and Origins and Neuroscience. His professional interests include cancer research, radiation and genetics. Crompton has published over 100 scientific papers, half of which are featured in peer-reviewed science journals. He also developed a biomedical test to predict the severity of patient response to cancer therapy.

Crompton is fluent in German and enjoys cross country running and campanology (the study of bells). He has led Bible study and fellowship groups in the UK, Germany, Switzerland, and the United States.