Emeritus Faculty

James FowlerJames W. Fowler

James W. Fowler served as the first full-time director of the Center for Ethics from 1994 until 2005.   Dr. Fowler is a graduate of Duke University and Drew Theological Seminary and earned his Ph.D. at Harvard University in Religion and Society in 1971, with a focus in ethics and sociology of religion.  He pursued post-doctoral studies at the Center for Moral Development at the Harvard Graduate School of Education (1971-72).  He taught at Harvard Divinity School (1969-75) and at Boston College (1975-76).  In 1977 he joined the faculty of Emory's Candler School of Theology, and Emory named him the Charles Howard Candler Professor of Theology and Human Development in 1987.  His pioneering research and the resulting theory of faith development have earned him international recognition.  His best-known book, Stages of Faith: The Psychology of Development and the Quest for Meaning. He was a minister in the United Methodist Church. 

Ruth Berkelman
Rollins School of Public Health

Alfred Brann, Jr.
Emory University School of Medicine

Carl Hug
Emory Healthcare

Sarah Freeman
Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University

Nicolas Krawiecki
Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology

Regina Pyke
Emory Department of Psychology

Elwood Spackman
Emory Center for Pastoral Services

Frans de Waal
Candler Professor of Psychology

Michael Kuhar
Candler Professor of Pharmacology; and Chief, Division of Neuroscience, Yerkes National Primate Research Center

Richard Levinson
Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Candler Professor of Public Health and Adjunct Professor, Department of Sociology

Wylie Nichols
Associate Professor in the Department of Physiology, School of Medicine