Dr. Francis Beckwith is a professor of philosophy in the College of Arts and Sciences and is an expert in the area of church-state issues. He is the author of more than a dozen books including To Everyone An Answer: A Case for the Christian Worldview; Law, Darwinism and Public Education: The Establishment Clause and the Challenge of Intelligent Design; and The New Mormon Challenge: Responding to the Latest Defenses of a Fast-Growing Movement, which was a finalist for the 2003 Gold Medallion Award in Theology and Doctrine. Beckwith has published a number of articles in academic journals including the "Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy," "International Philosophical Quarterly" and the "Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics and Public Policy."
He has served as president of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS) and as a member of the American Philosophical Association's Committee on Philosophy and Law. Beckwith also is a current member of Princeton University's James Madison Society.
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