Darryl Tippens

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Darryl Tippens
Occupation Provost
Alma mater Oklahoma Christian University
Louisiana State University
Spouse(s) Anne Tippens

Darryl Tippens is an American academic administrator and the provost of Pepperdine University.[1]


Darryl Tippens began teaching English in 1973 at Oklahoma Christian University where he served as the Chair of Language and Literature until 1987. He was named the James. W. Culp Distinguished Professor of English at Abilene Christian University from 1996 until 2000. In 2001, he became the Provost at Pepperdine University, where he remains today. He is also a professor of Early Modern literature at Pepperdine University. He is co-editor of several books including Shadow & Light: Literature and the Life of Faith, 3rd Edition and author of several essays on literature, film, Christianity, and contemporary culture. He serves on the board of City of Lights, City of Angels film festival.[2]


B.A. Oklahoma State University (1968)
M.A. Louisiana State University (1971
Ph.D Louisiana State University (1973)[3]





Personal life[edit]

Darryl is married to Anne Tippens. They live in Malibu, California.[4]


  1. ^ "Darryl Tippens". pepperdine.edu. Pepperdine University. Retrieved 24 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Darryl Tippens". bookreporter.com. Book Reporter. Retrieved 24 May 2013. 
  3. ^ Hudgins, Andrew (2002). The Waltz He was Born for: An Introduction to the Writing of Walt McDonald. Lubbock, Texas: Texas Tech University Press. p. 248. ISBN 0-89672-487-5. 
  4. ^ Tippens, Darryl (2006). Pilgrim Heart. Abilene, Texas: Leafwood Publishers. p. Back Cover. ISBN 0-9767790-7-2. 

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