Norman Wirzba

Gilbert T. Rowe Distinguished Professor and senior associate dean

Norman Wirzba is the Gilbert T. Rowe Distinguished Professor of Christian Theology and senior associate dean for institutional and faculty advancement at Duke Divinity School, as well as a senior fellow at the Kenan Institute for Ethics. His research and teaching interests are the intersections of theology, philosophy, ecology and agrarian and environmental studies. He is currently the director of a multi-year, Henry Luce-Foundation-funded project called “Facing the Anthropocene.” Wirzba is the author of numerous books, including “The Paradise of God: Renewing Religion in an Ecological Age,” “Living the Sabbath: Discovering the Rhythms of Rest and Delight” and "Food and Faith: A Theology of Eating."