Dennis Neal Voskuil is a native of Wisconsin, growing up in Baldwin, Wisconsin, and obtained a B.S. degree from the University of Wisconsin in 1966. He then earned a B.D. degree from Western Theological Seminary in 1969 and a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1974. Voskuil taught in the Harvard Divinity School in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1972-1973. He served as pastor of the Methodist Church in Watertown, Massachusetts, 1970-1973; Trinity Reformed Church in Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1974-1977; and interim pastor at Third Reformed Church, Holland, Michigan, 1990-1992. From 1977 to 1994, he was a professor in the Religion Department at Hope College, Holland, Michigan. Voskuil became the president of Western Theological Seminary in 1994. The collection includes his papers when he was a member of the faculty of Hope College and member of the Religion Department from 1977 to 1994. He became the chairman of the department in 1984.
Repository citation: Hope College, "H10-1768. Voskuil, Dennis N. (1944- ). Papers, 1974-[ongoing]. 2.50 linear ft. PARTIALLY RESTRICTED" (2012). Collection Registers and Abstracts. Paper 20.
March 15, 2012.