- Ph.D., Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
- M.A., Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
- B.A., Evangel University, Springfield, MO
Barry H. Corey became the eighth president of Biola University in 2007 and serves on several board committees. Dr. Corey earned a B.A. in English and Biblical Studies from Evangel University, an M.A. in American Studies from Boston College, and a Ph.D. in Curriculum, Instruction and Administration, also from Boston College. He spent a year in rural Bangladesh as a Fulbright scholar, is the former chief academic officer of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and is a board member for several non-profit organizations. He and his wife, Paula, have three children and live in Fullerton, Calif.