The following is a recording of Dr. Jonathan Hill’s address, “The Religious and Cultural Contexts of American Adolescents and Emerging Adults.” The lecture was given at the annual LYTN Consultation, held at the Alexander Hotel in Indianapolis, February 3-5, 2016.
Dr. Jonathan P. Hill is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Calvin College. He completed his doctoral work at the University of Notre Dame and joined the Calvin faculty in 2009. His scholarship is concerned with the relationship of religious pluralism to higher education institutional contexts, the religious faith and practice of emerging adults, and the influence of social and religious contexts on beliefs about human origins. Dr. Hill has received a number of research grants and awards, and has published several articles in journals on religion and education. He is coauthor of the book Young Catholic America: Emerging Adults in, Out of, and Gone from the Church, and author of the book Emerging Adulthood and Faith.