Professor of Economics
Professor Schaefer (B.A. summa cum laude, Bradley University, Ph.D. University of Michigan, M. Div. Calvin Theological Seminary) has taught economic theory and econometrics at Calvin since 1987. He has directed Calvin's Center for Social Research, the Comenius Scholars program, and semester-abroad programs in Budapest and London. He has served as an elder and musician at his church, has been Secretary/Treasurer of the Association of Christian Economists and managing editor of Faith and Economics. Professor Schaefer currently serves as the department chair.