Robert Joustra, Ph.D.

Director of the Centre for Christian Scholarship
Redeemer University College

Robert Joustra, Ph.D. (University of Bath) is Associate Professor of Politics & International Studies (POLIS) at Redeemer, and founding-Director of Redeemer’s Centre for Christian Scholarship. He is author and editor of several books, including How to Survive the Apocalypse: Zombies, Cylons, Faith, and Politics at the End of the World (Eerdmans, 2015). He is current working on three new books and one research project: a co-edited volume (with Mariano Barbato and Dennis Hoover) on Modern Papal Diplomacy and Social teaching in World Affairs (Routledge, 2019), another co-edited volume (with Jessica Joustra) on Abraham Kuyper’s Stone Lectures (IVP, 2020), a single-authored book tentatively titled Globalization and the Kingdom of God: An Introduction to Christian Realism for Terrifying Times (Eerdmans, 2021), and a funded research collaboration with Kevin den Dulk and Dennis Hoover titled “Populists or Internationalists? Evangelical Tribes and Globalization.”  

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