Philip Bowles, Ph.D.

  • Professor of English


  • A.B., Trevecca Nazarene College
  • M.A., Middle Tennessee State University
  • Ph.D., Claremont Graduate School and San Diego State University


Dr. Philip Bowles joined the PLNU faculty in 1980. Chairman of the table of local council presidents for the California Association of Teachers of English (CATE); Member, Executive Board, CATE; Convention Committee member for CATE Convention 2006, Garden Grove
President, Greater San Diego Council of Teachers of English
Member of PLNU Resource Stewardship Task Force and co-chair, PLNU Creation Care Week
Research on collaboration between secondary teachers and professors of English education