Willis Jenkins is reappointed as the Margaret Farley Associate Professor
Willis Jenkins, newly reappointed as the Margaret Farley Associate Professor of Social Ethics, focuses his research on environmental ethics, sustainable communities, global ethics, religion and ecology, and theological ethics.
Jenkins joined the Yale faculty in 2006 and holds a secondary appointment at the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. He teaches classes co-listed at the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies (F&ES), and works with students in the joint degree program between the Divinity School and F&ES.
The Yale professor is the author of “Ecologies of Grace: Environmental Ethics and Christian Theology” (2008), and the forthcoming book “Sustainability, Social Justice, and Christian Ethics.” Jenkins is the editor of “The Spirit of Sustainability,” and co-editor of the forthcoming “Bonhoeffer and King: Receiving Their Legacies for Christian Social Thought.”
Jenkins reappointment is effective July 1 through June 30, 2016.