Berkeley College Co-Chair, Humanities and Social Sciences Gregory Hotchkiss

Gregory Hotchkiss

Co-Chair, Humanities and Social Sciences

School of Liberal Arts


B.A., Thomas Edison State College
M.Div., Reformed Episcopal Seminary
Th.M., Princeton Seminary
Th.D., General Theological Seminary

Professional and Teaching Experience

  • Faculty Senate President, Berkeley College, December 2014 to present
  • Co-Chair, Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, Berkeley College, July 2011 to present
  • Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, Berkeley College, April 2006 to present
  • Adjunct Professor, Online, Raritan Valley Community College, 2004 to present
  • Adjunct Professor, College of St. Elizabeth Graduate School, 2003 to 2010
  • Adjunct Professor, General Theological Seminary of the Episcopal Church, 2003 to 2009

Presentations, Publications, and Research

  • “Civil Rights Christianity under Pacifist Attack: Violence in Nonviolent Ideology,” 5th International Conference on Religion and Spirituality in Society, University of California, Berkeley, April 2015
  • “Democratic Catholicity: The Revolutionary William White,” Journal of Anglican and Episcopal History, March 2001
  • “A Response to a poem by William Wordsworth ‘The World Is Too Much With Us,’” Nota Bene, Works of Art and Writing from across the Disciplines, Raritan Valley Community College, Volume 2, 1996

Awards and Recognitions

  • Faculty of the Year Award in Online Teaching, School of Liberal Arts, Berkeley College, 2012
  • Clement J. Whipple Prize for Best Paper, General Theological Seminary, 2002
  • Honorary Doctor of Divinity, Theological Seminary of the Reformed Episcopal Church, 1997

Professional Affiliations

Member, Religion in Society Knowledge Community

Other Skills, Interests, and Activities

  • Chaplain and Musician, Somerset County Chaplaincy to the Elderly, 1998 to 2008
  • Assistant Bishop, Reformed Episcopal Church, Diocese of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic, 1996 to 2003
  • Radio Host and Speaker, Gospel Truth Radio, Zarephath, NJ, 1987 to 2002
  • Rector, Emmanuel Reformed Episcopal Church, 1983 to 2002

Interview Topics

Moral Values, Global Tensions, Communication Skills, Public Speaking, Philosophy, Religion

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