Activity

Publications

“Rulon C. Allred, Emergence of the Apostolic United Brethren, and AUB Enclaves in Montana.” In The Persistence of Polygamy: A Mormon Anthology, Volume IIIEd. by Newell G. Bringhurst and Craig L. Foster. Independence: John Whitmer Books. 2015. Print.

“Conscience.” In Doctrine and Covenants Reference CompanionEd. by Dennis L. Largey. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book. 2012. Print.

“Covet.” In Doctrine and Covenants Reference Companion, Ed. by Dennis L. Largey, Salt Lake City, Utah: Deseret Book. 2012. Print.

Teacher ratings of social skills across ethnic groups for learners with mild disabilities: Implications for teacher education.” Curriculum and Teaching, 22.1 (2007): 47-66. Print.

“The Kirtland Temple Suit and the Utah Church.” Journal of Mormon History 30.2 (2004): 81-97. Print.

“‘I Have Chalk in My Blood!’ An Interview with Thomas L. Tyler.” Religious Educator 4.2 (2003): 95-113. Print.

“‘What a Wonderful Journey!’ An Interview with Stanley A. Peterson.” Religious Educator 3.3 (2002): 1-30. Print.

Review of Peter W. Williams. “Book Review of America’s Religions: From Their Origins to the Twenty-First Century.” John Whitmer Historical Association Journal 22 (2002): 128-129. Print.

“Mark Hill Forscutt: Mormon Missionary, Morrisite Apostle, RLDS Minister.” John Whitmer Historical Association Journal 21 (2001): 61-90. Print.

Presentations

“Troubling Times: Origins and Development of Factions Forming within the Allred Polygamist Group” John Whitmer Historical Association, Independence, Missouri, September 2015

“The Morrisite War” 60th Annual Utah State History Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah, September 2012

“Prelude to Polygamy: The Early Life of Rulon Clark Allred” Mormon History Association, St. George, Utah, May 2011

“The Approval Process for Conducting Research Studies in Seminaries & Institutes of Religion” Seminaries & Institutes of Religion Research Forum, Salt Lake City, Utah, December 2010

“Research and Revelation” Seminaries & Institutes of Religion Research Forum, Salt Lake City, Utah, June 2010

“The Foundation of Mormon Fundamentalist Enclaves in Montana” John Whitmer Historical Association, Burlington, Wisconsin, September 2008

“Understanding the Mindset of Modern Polygamists” John Whitmer Historical Association, Burlington, Wisconsin, September 2008

“The FLDS Church and Mormon Fundamentalism” John Whitmer Historical Association, Kirtland, Ohio, September 2007

The Morrisites and the Sociology of Religious Schism” John Whitmer Historical Association, Independence, Missouri, September 2006

“Why was The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Absent from the Kirtland Temple Litigation?” Mormon History Association, Kirtland, Ohio, May 2003

“The Community of Christ” 10th Annual Utah Pioneer Symposium, Salt Lake City, Utah, October 2003

“Using Rasch Scaling Methods to Describe and Report Student Achievement of Intended Outcomes” American Association of Higher Education and Accreditation (AAHEA) Assessment Conference, Denver, Colorado, June 2001

“Aligning Alumni Survey Content with Institutional Goals” American Association of Higher Education and Accreditation (AAHEA) Assessment Conference, Charlotte, North Carolina, June 2000

“The Early English Missionary Labors of Mark Hill Forscutt: 1855-1860” Mormon History Association, Aalborg, Denmark, July 2000

“Mark Hill Forscutt: Mormon Missionary, Morrisite Apostle, RLDS Minister”  John Whitmer Historical Association, Excelsior Springs, Missouri, September 1999

Projects

The Quality of Residence Life Inventory Scales: Rasch Model Analyses

University Courses Taught

Religion 431 (Online)—LDS History 1805-1844

Religion 200 (Online)—The Eternal Family

Religion 392—World Religions

Religion 324-325—Doctrine and Covenants

German 101, 102, 201, 202—Beginning and Intermediate German Language

Institute of Religion Courses Taught

Religion 121-122—The Book of Mormon

Religion 150—The Gospel and the Productive Life

Religion 180—Principles of Leadership

Religion 211-212—New Testament

Religion 234—Preparing for a Celestial Marriage

Religion 235—Building an Eternal Marriage

Religion 324-325—Doctrine and Covenants

Religion 327—The Pearl of Great Price

Religion 333—Teachings of the Living Prophets

Religion 341-343—Latter-day Saint History

Religion 392—World Religions

Religion 430-431—Doctrines of the Gospel

Associations

American Educational Research Association

John Whitmer Historical Association (Nominating and Best Book Award Committees)

Mormon History Association

Mormon Social Science Association

National Council on Measurement in Education

Other

Deseret News: Splinter Groups Get Closer Look

Best Article Award, John Whitmer Historical Association, 2002

Wikipedia: The Church Educational System

Wikipedia: The Morrisite War

Wikipedia: Church of the Firstborn (Morrisite)