Research Assistant Professor of Social Thought,
Templeton Honors College
Research Director, Agora Institute
- B.A., Wheaton College: English
- M.A., Biblical Theological Seminary: New Testament Studies
- Ph.D., University of Virginia: Sociology
Jeffrey Dill is Research Assistant Professor of Social Thought at the Templeton Honors College at Eastern University and Research Director of the Agora Institute. He received his B.A. in English from Wheaton College and his Ph.D. in Sociology at the University of Virginia, where he was a Bradley Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture. His research focuses on questions of pluralism and difference in educational systems, moral and citizenship education, and socialization processes in schools. He is author of The Longing and Limits of Global Citizenship Education: the moral pedagogy of schooling in a cosmopolitan age. His work has been published in Social Forces, the Journal of Moral Education, Society, and The Huffington Post. He is currently researching the culture of homeschooling and its effects on moral and civic education. Dr. Dill is married to Heather, and they have four sons. When not at work, he spends a good deal of time playing Whiffle Ball in the backyard.