Michael Kunz, Ph.D.

Biological & Environmental Science Program Director
Professor of Biology
AIMS 207


Ph.D., Ecology, University of California, Davis
M.A., Biological Science, California State University, Sacramento
B.S., Zoology, University of California, Davis

Share why you teach at FPU

I teach at FPU for the close interaction with students, access to some of the most beautiful mountain environments in the world, and the community environment that challenges its members to put Christian faith into practice.

Scholarly Interests

  • Ecology of the Sierra Nevada
  • Interactions between science and faith
  • Living friutfully and sustainably in creation

Professional and Service Experience

  • Peace Corps volunteer in Swaziland, Africa

Honors and Awards

  • AIMS Professor of Science

Professional Affiliations

  • California Native Plant Society