Biography of Peggy Wahlen

Photo of Peggy Wahlen
Full Title: English for Academic Purposes Director, Associate Professor of English and EAP
Building: Dick Building
Room Number: 402-A
Email: pewahlen [at] ucollege [dot] edu
Work Phone: 2090
Departments: Division of Humanities - 402.486.2523
Job Description:


I am the director of EAP and do EAP testing, placement and advising. I also teach Writing I, Grammar II and TOEFL Preparation. 

Academic Background
  • BA from Union College
  • MA in English from Loma Linda University
  • Master of Library Science from San Jose State University

I am involved in music with my family and church.

Campus & Community Involvement:


I am involved in music with my family and church.

Professional Background:


I joined Union College in 1996. Before that I taught English in various places, secondary and college. 




Research Interests:

Speaker's Bureau:


I would feel comfortable speaking on EAP issues, methods, etc.

Personal Information:


I love being a grandma. I also love to travel with my family every summer. 



My daughter, Amy, is an elementary teacher/principal in Ohio. My son, Brien, lives and works in Lincoln. His daughter, Layne, is our little precious one. 



I am married to Greg who has been a counselor, dean and pastor during our marriage.