Kenan Institute for Ethics senior fellow Norman Wirzba has been appointed the Gilbert T. Rowe Distinguished Professor of Christian Theology at Duke University Divinity School. His distinguished professor appointment begins July 1, 2018.
A faculty member at the Divinity School since 2008, Dr. Wirzba also co-leads Facing the Anthropocene at KIE, an initiative supported by the Henry Luce Foundation that considers humanity’s place in the world and what it means for social and political change. Wirzba’s research and teaching focuses on the intersections of theology, philosophy, ecology, and agrarian and environmental studies. As of July 1, he will also begin a new appointment as Associate Dean of Faculty Development.