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Campbellsville University grants Marilyn Goodwin tenure

Campbellsville University grants Marilyn Goodwin tenureBy Josh Christian, freelance writer

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Campbellsville University’s tenure and promotion committee and the academic committee of the board of trustees has granted tenure to Dr. Marilyn Goodwin, associate professor of Education and assistant chair of Early Childhood Education, on April 16.

Goodwin has taught as an assistant professor of Education at Campbellsville University since 2010.

Before Campbellsville University, Goodwin worked as a consultant for the Kentucky Baptist Convention’s Preschool and Children’s Ministry Department from 2004 until 2012. She also worked as the early care and education trainer’s credential for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services from 2004 to 2012.

She received her Ph.D. in Education from Capella University. She also received her Master of Divinity in Christian Education with an emphasis in preschool and children’s ministry in 1996 as well as her bachelor of arts degree from Campbellsville University in 1993.

She graduated from Taylor County High School in 1989.

She is the daughter of Gaye and Garry Bault, of Columbia, Ky., and is the wife of Michael Goodwin, and they have one child, Micah Goodwin.

Campbellsville University is a widely-acclaimed Kentucky-based Christian university with more than 12,000 students offering over 100 programs of study including Ph.D., master, baccalaureate, associate, pre-professional and certification programs. The university has Kentucky based off-campus centers in Louisville, Harrodsburg, Somerset, Hodgenville and Liberty with instructional sites in Elizabethtown, Owensboro and Summersville. Out-of-state centers include two in California at Los Angeles and Lathrop, located in the San Francisco Bay region. The website for complete information is

Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, associate, baccalaureate, masters and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the status of Campbellsville University.