Paul Viar is an associate professor in the Department of Health and Bio-Medical Sciences at Adventist University of Health Sciences. He has been with the University since its inception in 1992. Mr. Viar earned a master’s degree in biology from Andrews University. He would like his students to have a solid background of knowledge that will enable them to be successful in their professional programs. He strives to help students develop an appreciation of scholarship that will lead to a lifelong pursuit of learning. Mr. Viar is interested in collecting coins, has a passion for genealogy and enjoys studying Civil War and World War II events.