Robert P. Jones is the founding CEO of PRRI and a leading scholar and commentator on religion and politics. He is the author of The End of White Christian America, two other books, and numerous peer-review articles on religion and public policy. Jones writes a column for The Atlantic online
on politics and culture and appears regularly on Interfaith Voices, the
nation’s leading religion news-magazine on public radio. He is
frequently featured in major national media such as MSNBC, CNN, NPR, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and others.
serves as the Co-Chair of the national steering committee for the
Religion and Politics Section at the American Academy of Religion and is
a member of the editorial boards for the Journal of the American Academy of Religion and for Politics and Religion, a journal of the American Political Science Association. He holds a Ph.D. in religion from Emory University and a M.Div. from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Robert P. Jones was part of the 2017 week focusing on “A Crisis of Faith?”