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Michael Zimmerman web 1000
Zimmerman Jr.
Chair, Social Sciences Department; Assistant Professor, School of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Teaching at Cairn since 2020

Michael Zimmerman Jr.


  • MA in Humanities, Arcadia University
  • BS in Education, Cairn University
  • Bachelor of Bible, Cairn University


Professor Zimmerman teaches history, social sciences, and humanities courses. He is passionate about instilling a love of learning within his students. In his classroom discussion is fostered as a means of helping students seek a deeper understanding of history and how that connects to the world around them.

Prior to joining the faculty at Cairn University Michael taught secondary social studies for 11 years as a public-school teacher in North Philadelphia.

He is married to his wife, Anna, and they have three children together.

Additional Information

Academic Specialties:
  • American History
  • World History
Volunteer Involvement:
  • Chelten a Church of Hope – Sunday School Teacher