Michael Murray

Michael Murray is Executive Vice President of Programs at the John Templeton Foundation. He is responsible for establishing funding initiatives for the foundation’s research efforts, including the study of issues such as the nature of love, gratitude and forgiveness, and the compatibility of science and faith. Murray previously held the Arthur and Katherine Shadek Professorship in the Humanities and Philosophy at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Penn., and held fellowships from Oriel College, Oxford, the Institute for Research in the Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Philosophical Society, and the Notre Dame Center for Philosophy and Religion.