Chairman, Department of Classical Liberal Arts
Professor of Literature
Ph.D. in English Literature, State University of New York at Binghamton
M.Div. in Theology, Westminster Theological Seminary
M.A. in English Language & Literature, Yale University
B.A. in East Asian Studies, Colby College
Time at PHC: 2000 to present
Dr. Hake chairs the Department of Classical Liberal Arts and directs the Literature Major. He teaches a variety of literature courses, including Western Lit I and II in the core, and Selected Works of Charles Dickens and American Literature and Poetry in the upper division. He was a college professor/missionary for many years in Taiwan, and more recently launched Rivendell Study Center. His interests, in addition to literature and reading, include language learning, sailing, and backpacking.