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Dr. Doug Baker

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Present Position

  • Tenured Professor of History, Humanities, & Philosophy at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (20 years)


Educational Degrees

  • Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) in Biblical Studies
  • Master of Arts in History
  • Bachelor of Arts in Religion
  • Bachelor of Arts in History



  • A Search for Ultimate Truths (2014)
  • The American Journey, Vol. 1 (2010)
  • The American Journey, Vol. 2 (1996, 2001, 2010)
  • The United States History Workbook II (1996)
  • The Interpretive Keys to Daniel and Revelation:  A Study of the Major Hermeneutical Principles of the Preterist, Futurist, and Historicist Schools of Interpretation (1996)
  • A Quest for Ultimate Reality: Does God Exist? (2000)
  • A Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans (2000)
  • Countdown to Armageddon:  How to Survive the Prophetic End Game (2003)

Professional Memberships

  • Phi Alpha Theta--the international History Honors Society
  • Organization of American Historians
  • American Association of University Professors
  • Adventist Theological Society

Honors and Awards

  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude (4.0 GPA) with Master of Arts in History, 1990
  • Master of Arts oral examination in History taken with Honors--only the second history graduate student to do so at Central State University (now University of Central Oklahoma), 1990
  • Nominated for "Outstanding Graduate Student" award at Central State University, 1990
  • Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, 1972
  • Who's Who Among America's Teachers, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004
  • Who's Who in America, 2003, 2004, 2005
  • National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Award, 1996
  • L. E. "Dean" Stringer Award for Teaching Excellence, 1996
  • Dr. Doug Baker Day Proclamation by Oklahoma Governor Frank Keating on May 9, 2000
  • Nominated to serve on the Oxford Round Table, August 2005

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Personal Data                                                                      Sports

Age:  66                                                                    Favorite MLB Team:  Chicago Cubs

Place of Birth: Wausau, Wisconsin                          Favorite NFL Team:  Dallas Cowboys

Marital Status: Married
                                                                                              Other Activities
Family: No Children
Pets: deceased
                                                                                                President, Builders of Faith


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