Raymond J. Lewis is an associate professor in the Department of Biology at Wheaton College in Illinois. He holds a B.A. (highest honors) in biology from the University of California at Berkeley, a M.Sc. in botany from the University of British Columbia, and a Ph.D. in biological science from the University of California at Santa Barbara. Raymond has studied the genetics and physiology of marine algae, with a focus on the large brown algae known as kelps. He is a fellow of the American Scientific Affiliation and serves as the president of the Wheaton/Naperville chapter of the ASA. He is a member of several professional biological societies that focus on studies of algae. Raymond is co-author of Understanding Scientific Theories of Origins: Cosmology, Geology, and Biology in Christian Perspective (IVP Academic, 2018).