Ronald E. Osborn

Ronald E. Osborn (PhD in Politics and International Relations, University of Southern California) is a Mellon postdoctoral fellow in the Peace and Justice Studies Program at Wellesley College, and the recipient of a 2015 Fulbright scholarship to Burma.  A child of Seventh-day Adventist missionaries, Osborn grew up in Thailand, Taiwan, and Zimbabwe. His articles have appeared in a variety of popular as well as scholarly publications, including Sojourners, Commonweal, andFirst Things. He is the author of Anarchy and Apocalypse: Essays on Faith, Violence and Theodicy (Cascade Books, 2010), and Death Before the Fall: Biblical Literalism and the Problem of Animal Suffering (IVP Academic, 2014).