Dr. Keith Swenson teaches Science courses at Multnomah University, holds a Bachelor of Science degree in zoology and M.D. degree from Washington University. After graduating from college and medical school Dr. Swenson completed specialty training in both Dermatology and Internal Medicine. He practiced medicine for over 30 years in the U.S. Army Medical Corp, and in Rockford, Illinois and Portland, Oregon. He “retired” to work full-time teaching at Multnomah.
Dr. Swenson has served as an interpretive guide at Mount St. Helens and on Colorado River trips through the Grand Canyon. Since starting at Multnomah, Keith has enjoyed escorting hundreds of students on field trips to several local natural history sites.