Professor Jeremy Gunn

Professor Jeremy Gunn

Jeremy Gunn is professor of Political Science and Law at the Université Internationale de Rabat (Morocco). He specialises in the study of human rights and the separation of church and state. He has written and edited more than 50 books and articles, including No Establishment of Religion: America’s Original Contribution to Religious Liberty (Oxford University Press, 2002), which he co-edited with CSLR Director John Witte, Jr., A Standard for Repair: The Establishment Clause, Equality, and Natural Rights (Routledge, 1992), and SpiritualWeapons: The Cold War and the Forging of an American National Religion (Praeger, 2008).

Professor Gunn has served as a visiting professor at many institutions, including Franklin College in Switzerland, Peking University in Beijing, and Université Aix-Marseille III in France. He served as the national Director of the Program on Freedom of Religion and Belief at the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and as a member of the Advisory Council on Freedom of Religion and Belief of the Office of Democratic Institutions and Human Rights of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). He was also the executive director of the JFK Assassination Records Review Board and a senior fellow at the United States Institute of Peace.

Professor Gunn holds a doctorate from Harvard University, a juris doctor from Boston University School of Law, a master of arts in humanities from the University of Chicago, and a bachelor of arts in international relations and humanities from Brigham Young University.