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Dr. Michael Salmeier

Dr. Michael Salmeier

Interim President & Provost


D.Phil, Theology, Oxford University (UK)
M.St. Theology, Oxford University (UK)
M.A. New Testament and Theology, Biola University
B.A. Bible and Theology, Life Pacific University


Dr. Salmeier is an accomplished scholar, author, administrator, and professor with demonstrated experience in advancing academic programs. Dr. Salmeier completed his undergraduate work in Bible Theology at Life Pacific University, obtained his master’s degree in New Testament and Theology from Biola University, and holds a Master of Studies in Theology and a Doctorate in Theology from the University of Oxford (UK).

Dr. Salmeier has taught for over 20 years at Life Pacific University, Asia Life University, Azusa Pacific University, and Biola University. He has also served as Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Academic Officer for over 13 years at Life Pacific University (CA).

Dr. Salmeier is the author of Restoring the Kingdom: The Role of God as the ‘Ordainer of Times and Seasons’ in the Acts of the Apostles, which explores Luke’s characterization of God in three strands: God as the King who establishes and restores Israel’s king, who establishes his people, and who directs events.

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