Mr. Ben Dowling

Instructor, History

Ben Dowling has been at Christ School since 2005, and one of the things he enjoys most is coaching the Quiz Bowl team. Mr. Dowling is the History Department Chair and teaches the freshman World History course Empires & Encounters.

In addition to sponsoring several clubs, Mr. Dowling initiated the Journeymen program in 2015. It is an after school activity that passes on Mr. Dowling’s personal interests in woodworking and shop skills to Christ School students. Mr. Dowling earned a B.A. in American Studies from Montreat College, along with a History department award. Before entering into education, Mr. Dowling was part of an internship program with the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce.