Rock Valley College (RVC) Assistant Professor of Philosophy Brian Wagner was honored in April as the 31st recipient of the Rock Valley College Faculty of the Year award.
Wagner has taught at RVC since 2010. He received his Associate of Arts in foreign languages from Vincennes University and his B.A. and M.A. in philosophy from Northern Illinois University.
Wagner has been engaged in creating new curriculum for a number of philosophy courses, organizing a World Religions Field Trip each semester and is actively involved as a guest lecturer on the RVC campus, at other colleges and universities and in the community. He also serves on numerous college committees, as advisor for the Interfaith and Philosophy student organizations and serves as the Grand Marshal for the college’s commencement ceremony.