EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. Department of Philosophy, University of Notre Dame, 1989
  • S.T.M. Yale Divinity School, 1981
  • M.Div. Princeton Seminary, 1980
  • B.A. Magna Cum Laude, Houghton College, 1977

TEACHING AREAS

  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Metaphysics
  • Ethics
  • Christian Apologetics

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS

  • Professor of Philosophy; Scholar in Residence, Houston Baptist University, 2011-
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Notre Dame, 2011
  • Visiting Scholar, The Center for Philosophy of Religion, The University of Notre Dame, 2010-2011.
  • Senior Research Fellow, The Center for Philosophy of Religion, The University of Notre Dame, 2009-2010.
  • Professor of Philosophy of Religion, Asbury Theological Seminary, 1987-2008
  • Senior Speaking Fellow, Morris Institute for Human Values, 1998-

RELIGIOUS AND PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Member, Society of Christian Philosophers

HONORS

  • Christianity Today Book Award, best book in apologetics and evangelism for Good God: The Theistic Foundations of Morality (co-authored with David Baggett), 2012.
  • Research Fellowship, Center for Philosophy of Religion at Notre Dame, 2009-2010
  • Grawemeyer Award Nomination for Hell: The Logic of Damnation, 1992
  • John Wesley Fellowship, for Graduate Study at Notre Dame, 1984-1987
  • First Place in poetry division, of Christianity and Literature Writing Contest, 1976

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