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Ph.D., Syracuse University

M.Phil., Syracuse University

M.Div., Texas Christian University

B.A., Baylor University

Jeffrey W. Robbins

Chair of Religion and Philosophy at Lebanon Valley College, Pennsylvania

Jeffrey W. Robbins is Chair and Professor of Religion and Philosophy at Lebanon Valley College, where he also serves as the director of the American Studies program and the Undergraduate Research Symposium, and as the Faculty Mentor for the Allwein Scholars Program. He was awarded the Thomas Rhys Vickroy Award for Outstanding Teaching at LVC in 2005. He serves on the Westar Board of Directors and chairs the ongoing academic seminar on “God and the Human Future.”  He is also an affiliated faculty member of the Global Center for Advanced Studies, a Contributing Editor of the Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory, and co-editor of the Columbia University Press book series “Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and Culture.”

He is the author or editor of nine books, including most recently Radical Theology: A Vision for Change (Indiana University Press, 2016), and co-author of An Insurrectionist Manifesto: Four New Gospels for a Radical Politics (Columbia University Press, 2016).