Published on August 4, 2014 by Steve Donaldson  

On August 4, Dr. Josh Reeves began a two year position as Project Administrator for the New Directions in Science and Religion project. In his new role, Dr. Reeves will manage the multiple aspects of the project while also working on a variety of other Center related activities and teaching in the Science and Religion program. Dr. Reeves received his undergraduate degree in Psychology from Samford University, a Masters of Divinity from Beeson Divinity School, a Masters of Philosophy in Psychology of Religion from the University of Cambridge, and a Ph.D. in Religious Studies (Science and Religion track) from Boston University. Following his formal training, he completed a two year post-doctoral fellowship at the Heyendaal Program on Theology and Science at Radboud University in the Netherlands. He comes to Samford from Eastern Kentucky University. Dr. Reeves and his wife Courtney have two daughters.

Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.