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Gustav Niebuhr

Author, 'Beyond Tolerance: Searching for Interfaith Understanding in America'

Gustav Niebuhr is associate professor of newspaper and online journalism at Syracuse University. He is based in its S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications but also teaches in the College of Arts and Science’s Religion Department. He is director of the university’s Religion & Society Program, and founding director of the Carnegie Religion and Media Program. In 2002-03, he was scholar-in-residence at Princeton University’s Center for the Study of Religion. Previously, he worked as a reporter at The New York Times and, earlier, at The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal. He is author of Beyond Tolerance: Searching for Interfaith Understanding in America (Viking, 2008).