Members & Member Resources
HUMAN ORIGINS BROADER SOCIAL IMPACTS COMMITTEE
Below is a list of current and emeritus members of the BSIC. Each member's photo links to their own page, where you can find invited statements on the intersection of scientific and religious views on human origins, and on the Anthropocene (the Age of Humans), including reflections on the impact of Homo sapiens on planet Earth and the challenges of public engagement on the topic. Some of the members also offer links to suggested resources.
Dr. Connie Bertka, Ph.D. (Co-Chair)
Dr. James B. Miller, Ph.D. (Co-Chair)
Rev. Betty W. Holley, Ph.D.
African Methodist Episcopal
Prof. Nancy Howell, Ph.D.
Dr. R. Wesley McCoy, Ph.D.
Dr. Lee Meadows, Ph.D.
Dr. Jamie L. Jensen, Ph.D.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Dr. David Orenstein, Ph.D.
Anthropologist, Scientist and Humanist Advocate
Dr. Michael Tenneson, Ph.D.
Dr. David L. Haberman, Ph.D.
Mr. Fred Edwords
Dr. Elliot Dorff, Rabbi, Ph.D.
Prof. Francisca Cho, Ph.D.
Rev. Peter F. Ryan, S.J, S.T.D.
Dr. Mustansir Mir, Ph.D.
Dr. Randall Isaac, Ph.D.
Dr. Mary Evelyn Tucker, Ph.D.
Dr. J. Wentzel Van Huyssteen, Ph.D
Dutch Reformed Church (Presbyterian)
Dr. Joe Watkins, Ph.D. (Emeritus)
Fr. Thomas Weinandy, OFM, Cap., Ph.D.