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Robert Joustra, Ph.D.

Director of the Centre for Christian Scholarship, Redeemer University College

Robert Joustra (PhD, University of Bath) teaches politics & international studies at Redeemer University College, a Toronto-area, publicly chartered, liberal arts university, where he is also Director of Redeemer’s Centre for Christian Scholarship. He is an editorial fellow at The Review of Faith & International Affairs, and as a fellow at The Center for Public Justice (D.C.).

Before joining the ranks of the academic gentry, he taught English in Kobe (Japan), and worked for nearly a decade for the think tank Cardus on issues ranging from urban planning, to education diversity, to religious freedom. He has authored, co-authored, and co-edited several books, including The Church and Religious Persecution, with Kevin den Dulk, How to Survive the Apocalypse: Zombies, Cylons, Faith & Politics at the End of the World, with Alissa Wilkinson and most recently The Religious Problem with Religious Freedom: Why Foreign Policy Needs Political Theology.

Robert Joustra