Praveen Sethupathy

Praveen Sethupathy is a faculty member in the Department of Biomedical Sciences at Cornell University, where he directs a research laboratory focused on genomics, gene regulation, and human diseases.  Praveen received his B.A. in Computer Science from Cornell University and his Ph.D. in Genomics and Computational Biology from the University of Pennsylvania.  He then continued his training as a post-doctoral fellow with Dr. Francis S. Collins at the National Institutes of Health.  Dr. Sethupathy has published over seventy peer-reviewed articles in a wide array of scientific journals.  He is committed to engaging university students and the broader public on the topic of science and faith.  Dr. Sethupathy has been an invited speaker for the Veritas Forum, is a member of the BioLogos Voices Program, and serves on the Board of Directors for BioLogos.  He lives in Ithaca, NY with his wife, Rebecca, and three children.

  • Conversing With Our Children about Creation and Evolution

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    Conversing With Our Children about Creation and Evolution | Praveen Sethupathy

    We are often offended that God should have to accomplish anything in steps, as though that made him less divine and all-powerful. But engaging a child can be a fruitful remedy... Read More >

    Basics
  • One of Darwin’s Greatest Supporters Was a Devout Christian

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    One of Darwin’s Greatest Supporters Was a Devout Christian | Praveen Sethupathy

    The person that Darwin felt best understood and appreciated him and his theory was a devout man of faith and a follower of Christ. Read More >

    Going Deeper
  • Teaching Science in Tennessee

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    Teaching Science in Tennessee | Praveen Sethupathy

    Last week, Tennessee legislators approved a bill on science education (the Teacher Protection Academic Freedom Act) that has stoked controversy around the country. Read More >

    Going Deeper