Sy Garte

Dr. Sy Garte earned his Ph.D.in biochemistry and BS in Chemistry from the City University of New York. He has been a Professor of Public Health and Environmental Health Sciences at New York University, Rutgers University, and the University of Pittsburgh. In addition to over 200 scientific publications in genetics, molecular epidemiology, cancer research and other areas, Dr. Garte is the author of four books, and of articles in Perspectives in Science and Christian Faith (PSCF) and God and Nature.  He recently retired from a senior administrative position at the NIH, and is now President of the Natural Philosophy Institute, where he is working on a John Templeton Foundation grant to study the theory of gene regulatory networks. Dr. Garte is Vice President of the Washington DC Chapter of the ASA, and a member of the John Templeton Foundation Board of Advisors. His blog is www.thebookofworks.com.

  • Dispatches From the Forum: Faith in Crisis

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    Dispatches From the Forum: Faith in Crisis | Sy Garte

    Nathan reached out to the BioLogos Forum community for support in the midst of a profound period of darkness and doubt. Read More >

    Basics PART 3 of 4
  • Stochastic Grace

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    Stochastic Grace | Sy Garte

    Although we find many pointers to divinity, God so designed the world that His hand in its creation can never be proven beyond doubt. Faith is a gift to be accepted by an open heart, ... Read More >

    Going Deeper
  • Science and Scientism in Biology: The Origin of Morality

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    Science and Scientism in Biology: The Origin of Morality | Sy Garte

    Scientism is a failed philosophical approach to the pursuit of truth. Its failure should be evident especially to scientists who, more than most, understand the limits of their fields... Read More >

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