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Sy Garte

Sy Garte


Sy (Seymour) Garte, PhD in biochemistry, is the author of the award-winning book The Works of His Hands: A Scientist’s Journey from Atheism to Faith (Kregel Publications, 2019). He has been a tenured professor at New York University, Rutgers University, and the University of Pittsburgh, division director at the Center for Scientific Review of the National Institutes of Health, and interim vice president for research at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. He is currently visiting professor of pharmacology and toxicology at Rutgers University. He has published over two hundred peer-reviewed scientific papers and five books, as well as articles on science and Christian faith in periodicals such as Perspectives in Science and Christian Faith, More to Life, and Christianity Today. He has appeared on numerous podcasts and YouTube channels.

Currently, Dr. Garte serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the American Scientific Affiliation’s (ASA) online quarterly magazine God and Nature, and also as vice president for the Washington, DC, metro chapter of the ASA. He was a member of the board of advisors of the John Templeton Foundation. Dr. Garte became a Christian later in life and is now a Certified lay Servant of the United Methodist Church in Rockville, MD.