Dr. DOUGLAS V. HENRY is Associate Professor of Philosophy and Master of Brooks Residential College at Baylor University. Dr. Henry holds his B.A. in religion from Oklahoma Baptist University, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in philosophy from Vanderbilt University.
In addition to work in ancient philosophy and in ethics, his research interests include the history, philosophy, and theology of Christian higher education. He has served on the committees of the Society of Christian Philosophers, the Baptist Association of Philosophy Teachers, and Christian Scholar's Review, and his articles have appeared in American Baptist Quarterly, Christian Reflection, Christian Scholar's Review, Faith and Philosophy, Logos, Perspectives in Religious Studies, and Philosophia Christi. He is co-editor of Faithful Learning and the Christian Scholarly Vocation (Eerdmans, 2003), Christianity and the Soul of the University: Faith as a Foundation for Intellectual Community (Baker Academic, 2006), and The Schooled Heart: Moral Formation in American Higher Education (Baylor University Press, 2007). He is currently at work on two other books: Practicing the Philosophia Perennis as a Way of Life, as well as For Freedom, For Love: Liberal Education and the Baptist Vision.
He is married to Dr. Michele L. Henry--Associate Master of Brooks College, Associate Professor of Choral Music Education, and Director of the Women's Choir at Baylor--and they are the parents of Zachary Christian Henry. Numbered among Dr. Henry’s hobbies and interests are playing tennis, reading P.G. Wodehouse, traveling the world, visiting beautiful churches, and being asked to give good arguments in defense of important ideas.