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Adam Hollowell

Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Program in Education
Education Program
Box 104407, Durham, NC 27705
2024 West Main Street, Durham, NC 27705


Adam Hollowell serves as Senior Research Associate at the Samuel DuBois Cook Center on Social Equity and Faculty Director of the Benjamin N. Duke Memorial Scholarship Program. He completed his Ph.D. and M.Th. in theological ethics at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland and his A.B. at Duke University, where he was a B.N. Duke Scholar. His teaching and research focus broadly on ethics, religion, race, and public policy. His courses include Ethics in an Unjust World (PUBPOL 283) and Race and Public Policy (PUBPOL 190FS). He is the author of Power and Purpose: Paul Ramsey and Contemporary Christian Political Theology, which was recommended for Best First Book Award, Society of Christian Ethics. Follow him on Twitter at @aehollowell.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Program in Education · 2022 - Present Education Program, Education

Education, Training & Certifications

University of Edinburgh (United Kingdom) · 2009 Ph.D.