Brent Waters, DPhil
Brent Waters, DPhil, is Director of the Jerre L. and Mary Joy Stead Center for Ethics and Values, and Associate Professor of Christian Social Ethics at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, Evanston, Illinois. Dr. Waters is serves as a fellow of The Center for Bioethics & Human Dignity.
He is the author of This Mortal Flesh: Incarnation and Bioethics, From Human to Posthuman: Christian Theology and Technology in a Postmodern World, Reproductive Technology: Towards a Theology of Procreative Stewardship , Dying and Death: A Resource for Christian Reflection , and Pastoral Genetics: Theology and Care at the Beginning of Life (with co-author Ronald Cole-Turner ), and editor of God and the Embryo: Religious Voices on Stem Cells and Cloning (with co-editor Ronald Cole-Turner). Waters has also written numerous articles and lectured extensively on the relationship among theology, ethics and technology. He is currently pursuing a research project on Christian moral theology in an emerging technoculture. Waters has served previously as the Director of the Center for Business, Religion and Public Life, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. He is a graduate of the University of Redlands (BA), School of Theology at Claremont (MDiv, DMin), and the University of Oxford (DPhil)