In her role as professor of worship ministry, Jones serves as a
vocalist coach and provides instruction in aural skills and
keyboard. She leads and accompanies worship during LCU' s weekly
undergraduate chapel and is involved in the annual Christmas in the
An accomplished pianist, Jones serves on the
worship team at Eastview Christian Church in Normal and often leads
worship for LCU' s annual Christian Women' s Conference.
She holds a bachelor' s degree in sacred music from Lincoln
Christian University (1977) and a master' s in music from Pittsburgh
State University (1996).
During her sabbatical in the spring of 2011, Jones studied with
Dr. Reid Alexander, who chairs the Graduate Music Department at the
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.
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LCU faculty receiving the advanced rank of full professor
generally have a doctorate and 10 years of professional
experience, or a master' s degree and 12 years of professional
experience. Additionally, potential candidates for full
professorship must have demonstrated continuous improvement and
significant professional achievement as an associate professor
for at least five years.
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