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John Schendel Rose

Instructor in the Kenan Institute for Ethics
Kenan Institute for Ethics
102 West Duke Building, 1364 Campus Dr., Durham, NC 27708


John Rose is Associate Director of the Civil Discourse Project. In addition to helping coordinate the Civil Discourse Project’s programming, John teaches courses in Happiness and Human Flourishing, Christian Ethics, Conservatism, and Political Polarization. His research concerns the tradition of virtue ethics and Christian theology. Originally from Iowa, John holds a BA in religion from Wabash College, an MTS from Duke Divinity School, and a PhD in Theology from Princeton Theological Seminary.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Instructor in the Kenan Institute for Ethics · 2017 - Present Kenan Institute for Ethics, University Institutes and Centers
Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society · 2018 - Present Duke Science & Society, Initiatives

Education, Training & Certifications

Princeton Theological Seminary · 2017 Ph.D.