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Dr. Dave Unander

Dr. Dave Unander teaches our Tropical Agriculture and Missions course during May Session in Costa Rica. Currently, he is Professor of Biology at Eastern University. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota.

Dave's research includes work on plants affecting hepatitis B virus resistance in tropical crops. He also serves as a consultant to Christian missions organizations involved in tropical agriculture and has served on the board of ECHO (Educational Concerns for Hunger Organization). He has written a book on biology, Christianity, and rage: Shattering the Myth of Race: Genetic Realities and Biblical Truths.