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Steven Wilkens, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Philosophy
Phone: (626) 815-6000 Ext 5633
Email: swilkens@apu.edu
Fax: (626) 815-5469
Steve Wilkens, Ph.D. is professor of theology and ethics in the School of Theology. In the past, he has been involved in APU’s Great Works Option program, a living-learning environment that teaches liberal arts academics in the High Sierras, which has allowed him to teach outside of the traditional class setting. He has authored several books including, Beyond Bumper Sticker Ethics and Good Ideas from Questionable Christians and Outright Pagans and co-authored Christianity and Western Thought: Faith and Reason in the Nineteenth Century, Vol. II.

Education

  • Ph.D., Systematic Theology, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA, 1988
  • M.A., Theology, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA, 1983
  • B.A., Humanities, Tabor College, Hillsboro, KS, 1977

Departments

Honors College

School of Theology

  • Department of Philosophy

Expertise

  • 19th Century Philosophy
  • Christianity and Western Thought

Courses Taught

  • HUM 224 – Humanities Seminar IV: Great Ideas
  • PHIL 220 – Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHIL 340 – Concepts of Human Nature
  • PHIL 496 – Senior Seminar