Bioethics: Happiness, Health, and Human Nature

Justin D. Barnard

Justin D. Barnard is Director of the Carl F.H. Henry Institute for Intellectual Discipleship and Associate Professor of Philosophy at Union University in Jackson, Tennessee. He also serves as the Scholar-in-Residence for the Fellows Program at Second Presbyterian Church in Memphis, Tennessee. Prior to his recent appointment at Union, Dr. Barnard was an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Crichton College in Memphis, Tennessee, where, from 2005-2007 he served as Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences. From 2002-2004, Dr. Barnard was a Lecturer in the Department of Philosophy at Messiah College in Grantham, Pennsylvania. He is a member of the Evangelical Philosophical Society and the Society of Christian Philosophers, serving in the latter as a member of the central division planning committee. His teaching and scholarly interests include: bioethics, philosophy of religion/apologetics, and the philosophical legacy of C.S. Lewis. Dr. Barnard holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in philosophy from Florida State University.


Carl F.H. Henry Institute for Intellectual Discipleship
Union University
1050 Union University Drive
Jackson, TN 38305
731-661-5963 or jbarnard@uu.edu