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Joseph Jones, Ph.D.

President's Office


Joseph Jones, Ph.D., comes to FPU from Forman Christian College (FCC), a chartered university in Lahore, Pakistan, where he was vice rector (provost). Prior to this commission, he served as provost at North Park University in Chicago and Messiah College in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania as dean of education and social sciences.

He has degrees in Criminal Justice and Psychology – specializing in planned change, administration and restorative justice. Dr. Jones served in the Justice system in New York, Oklahoma, and Virginia prior to becoming a professor.

He has served on numerous boards and traveled extensively in the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and Africa expanding opportunities for global education with a goal to serve others.