Steven L. Peck joins the Institute as a visiting fellow during the academic years 2021-2024, alternating with his position as associate professor of biology in Brigham Young University’s College of Life Sciences. Peck co-directed the 2018 Summer Seminar at the Maxwell Institute and is author of the Living Faith book, Evolving Faith: Wanderings of a Mormon Biologist. A prolific author, his books include The Scholar of MoabA Short Stay in Hell, Gilda Trillim: Shepherdess of Rats, and more.

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