Dr. Keating has worked in the field of science education for over 20 years and is the Chairperson for the Natural Sciences Department. She is a STEM certified instructor and earned a Master of Education in Science Curriculum and Instruction. She has created curriculum for and taught courses such as Biology, Biomedical Science, Anatomy & Physiology, Human Body Systems, Senior Thesis courses and more. Dr. Keating earned a Doctor of Education in Leadership and Professional Practice from Trevecca Nazarene University and is passionate about all levels of Christian education. Her doctoral thesis explored teacher-student relationships and academic achievement at faith-based schools. Her research currently focuses on practices in Christian higher education.