Faculty at Cornerstone University

Dr. Michael Pasquale

Humanities Division Chair; Associate Professor of Linguistics, Traditional Undergraduate Program; Director of M.A. TESOL Program and Professor of Linguistics, Professional & Graduate Studies



Ph.D. Linguistics, Michigan State University
M.A. Linguistics, Michigan State University
B.A. International Studies, Cedarville University

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Biographical Information

Michael Pasquale earned his B.A. from Cedarville College and his M.A. and Ph.D. from Michigan State University. In addition to teaching undergraduate linguistics courses, Dr. Pasquale is the director of the M.A. TESOL Program at Cornerstone University. In 2007 he received the Provost’s Teaching Excellence Award. Pasquale’s books, “Every Tribe and Tongue: A Biblical Vision for Language & Society” and “An ESL Ministry Handbook: Contexts & Principles” have recently been published.

In his spare time, Michael enjoys reading, traveling, taking walks with his family and watching the Detroit Tigers. During college, he met Mother Teresa in India!