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Tyler T Roberts

Department Chair of Religious Studies

Tyler Roberts teaches courses in modern western religious thought, religion and politics, and theory and method in Religious Studies. He has published a book on Friedrich Nietzsche’s views of religion and articles on topics ranging from religion in the work of Jacques Derrida to modes of critique in Christian theology. In 2013 he published Encountering Religion: Responsibility and Criticism after Secularism.

Campus Phone: 

(641) 269-4472

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On-Campus Address: 

203 Steiner Hall
1120 Park Street
Grinnell, IA 50112
United States

Education / Degrees: 

A.B. - Brown University M.T.S. - Harvard Divinity School Th.D. - Harvard Divinity School

Courses Taught: 

Modern Religious Thought; Philosophy of Religion; Religion in US Public Life; Special Topic: Spirituality; Studying Religion: Judaism and Christianity

Primary Academic Interest: 

Modern Religious Thought
theories of religion

Academic Interests: 

History and thought of Christianity Philosophy of religion

Curriculum Vitae/Resume: 

Department Chair: 

Religious Studies