Stephen C. Meyer, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Science & Culture, Discovery Institute

Dr. Stephen C. Meyer received his Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge in the philosophy of science. A former geophysicist and college professor, he now directs the Center for Science and Culture at the Discovery Institute in Seattle. In 2004, Meyer ignited a firestorm of media and scientific controversy when a biology journal at the Smithsonian Institution published his peer-reviewed scientific article advancing intelligent design. Meyer has been featured on national television and radio programs, including The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, CBS’s Sunday Morning, NBC’s Nightly News, ABC’s World News, Good Morning America, Nightline, FOX News Live, and the Tavis Smiley show on PBS. He has also been featured in two New York Times front-page stories and has garnered attention in other top-national media. Dr. Meyer is author of the USA Today bestseller Return of the God Hypothesis, the New York Times bestseller Darwin’s Doubt, and Signature in the Cell, a Times Literary Supplement Book of the Year.

Session 1

How Creation Declares the Reality of God