Benjamin Wiker is a husband and a father of seven children. He graduated from Furman University with a BA in Political Philosophy. He has an MA in Religion and a Ph.D. in Theological Ethics, both from Vanderbilt University.
Dr. Wiker taught full time for thirteen years at a number of universities including Marquette University in Wisconsin, St. Mary’s University in Minnesota, Thomas Aquinas College in California, and Franciscan University in Ohio. During these years, he taught a wide variety of courses in philosophy, theology, history, history and philosophy of science, history of ethics, the Great Books, Latin, and even mathematics.
He is now a full-time writer and speaker, with nine books published, and two others coming out in the spring of 2013.