Paul Wallace

Paul Wallace teaches in the Department of Physics & Astronomy at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia. He also teaches occasionally at Emory University's Candler School of Theology and at Columbia Theological Seminary. He holds a PhD in nuclear physics from Duke University and an MDiv with a concentration in historical theology from Emory. He is ordained in the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.

For 10 years Paul was a professor at Berry College in Rome, Georgia. During this time he worked in the field of astrophysics and was twice awarded a NASA Faculty Fellowship at Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. He has a great affection for Buddhism and has twice served on the faculty of the Emory-Tibet Science Initiative in Dharamsala, India.

Paul's published articles range from the scientific to the popular and has contributed to numerous publications both online and in print. He writes regularly at His first book, Stars Beneath Us: Finding God in the Evolving Cosmos, was released in March 2016 by Fortress Press.

Paul lives in Atlanta with his wife and three children.