Philosopher and sociologist known for his support of the intelligent design theory. He wrote the book "Science Vs. Religion?: Intelligent Design and the Problem of Evolution".
He graduated summa cum laude in History and Sociology in 1979 from Colombia University before receiving his PhD from the University of Pittsburgh.
He espoused his beliefs in the 2008 pro-creationist documentary "Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed".
He has never been married.
He has been criticized by many for misrepresenting the religious beliefs of Isaac Newton in his book "Science Vs. Religion?".