Quentin Schultze


Dr. Schultze is a native Chicagoan who earned a Ph.D. in communication from the Institute of Communications Research at the University of Illinois. He is Professor of Communication Arts & Sciences at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. His books include: Habits of the High Tech Heart: Living Virtuously in the Information Age (Baker Academic, 2002) Communicating for Life: Christian Stewardship in Community and Media (Baker Books, 2000) Christianity and the Media in America: Toward a Democratic Accommodation (Michigan State University Press, Rhetoric and Public Affairs series, forthcoming in 2003). Dr. Schultze has received three national book awards. His scholarly publications have appeared in several dozen journals. He has also written over a hundred articles for general-interest and religious periodicals. Dr. Schultze has reviewed manuscripts for a dozen trade and university presses and several dozen scholarly journals. Professor Schultze has been quoted in nearly all of the major media, including The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, U.S. News & World Report, Los Angeles Times, Fortune, Chicago Tribune, USA Today, and many other publications. He has been interviewed by ABC Talk Radio, CNN, CBS Radio, NBC Television, National Public Radio, Mutual and dozens of additional radio and television stations. He has spoken at numerous businesses, non-profit organizations, trade associations and colleges and universities. Dr. Schultze is former president of the Religious Speech Communication Association. He received the Presidential Award for Exemplary Teaching at Calvin College in 2000. Dr. Schultze is listed in the Dictionary of International Biography, Dictionary of American Scholars, International Who's Who of Intellectuals, International Who's Who in Information Technology, Outstanding People of the 20th Century, Who's Who in the Media and Communications and Who's Who in Entertainment. He has consulted for a wide range of non-profit and for-profit organizations on communication-related issues and opportunities. Dr. Schultze and his wife, Barbara, reside in Grand Rapids, Michigan.