Montreat College recently announced the hiring of Dr. Lisa Toland to be associate professor of history and director of the Honors Program. Dr. Toland comes to Montreat from Indiana Wesleyan University, where she was associate professor of humanities and history and the associate director of the John Wesley Honors College.
“We are excited to welcome Dr. Toland to Montreat College,” said Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of the College Greg Kerr. “She comes to us with the highest of academic reputations, and her experience with Indiana Wesleyan’s honors college will be an invaluable asset as we continue to build and improve our own honors program at Montreat. Our history students will also benefit from her teaching. She has created fascinating courses that address current issues in historical perspective.”
Dr. Toland received her D.Phil. in Early Modern British History and her M.St. in Early Modern British History from the University of Oxford in England, her M.A. in European History from Miami University of Ohio, and her B.A. in History and English Literature from Indiana Wesleyan University.