Dr. Joe Pettit

Title: 
Associate Professor; Religious Studies Concentration Advisor
Office Location: 
309-C
Phone: 
(443) 885-3066
Email: 
joseph.pettit@morgan.edu
Education:

Ph.D. Religious Ethics, University of Chicago Divinity School, 1998.
M.A. University of Chicago Divinity School, 1992.
B.A. Theology, Georgetown University, 1989.

Education:

Ph.D. Religious Ethics, University of Chicago Divinity School, 1998.
M.A. University of Chicago Divinity School, 1992.
B.A. Theology, Georgetown University, 1989.

Dr. Joseph Pettit started at Morgan State in 2004 and was promoted to associate professor with tenure in 2009.

Research Interests

Racial Justice, Ethics and Public Policy, Religion and Social Justice, Philosophy of Religion, Religion and Science, Metaphysics

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Website
www.notsodeepthoughts.org

Recent Publications
"The External Causes of Inequality," Baltimore Sun Op-Ed, September 1, 2016.
"Racial Justice: Easy to Understand, Very Difficult to Achieve," Political Theology Today, July 12, 2016.
"11 Easy Mistakes to Make when Thinking about Racial Inequality in the U.S." Sojourners (sojo.net), November 12, 2015.

Courses Taught at Morgan State
Philosophy of Religion
Philosophy and Social Problems
Introduction to the Study of Religion
Religion and Science
Ethics and Values
Introduction to Critical Thinking