Dr. Jennifer R. Ayres, Assistant Professor of Religious Education and Director of the Religious Education Program

Jennifer R. Ayres

Ayres is the author of Waiting for a Glacier to Move: Practicing Social Witness. She currently is researching issues of faith formation through religious practices of food justice. Other research interests include faith formation in the context of popular culture; pedagogical theory and practice; feminist practical theology; social activism and religious/moral formation; and eco-theology and the global food system. She also has written for the Feasting on the Word commentary series and the Being Reformed adult study series.


Dr. Jennifer R. Ayres
Candler School of Theology
Emory University
1531 Dickey Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30322
United States
Phone: 404.727.6329
Fax: 404.727.2494
Email: jennifer.r.ayres@emory.edu