Jay W. Richards, Ph.D.

William E. Simon Senior Research Fellow
Heritage Foundation

Jay W. Richards, Ph.D., is Director of the Richard and Helen DeVos Center for Life, Religion, and Family, and the William E. Simon Senior Research Fellow at The Heritage Foundation. He also is a senior fellow at the Discovery Institute.

Richards is the author or editor of fourteen books, including two New York Times bestsellers. His most recent book is Fight the Good Fight: How an Alliance of Faith and Reason Can Win the Culture War.

He is also the creator and executive producer of several documentaries, including three that have appeared widely on PBS.

Richards’ articles and essays have been published in The Harvard Business Review, Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, Washington Post, The New York Post, Newsweek, and many other national publications.

His work has been covered widely in publications such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Nature, Science, Astronomy, Physics Today, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and Congressional Quarterly Researcher.

He has appeared on over a thousand radio and television programs and has spoken in hundreds of academic and popular forums worldwide.

Jay W. Richards

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