Bradley J. Gundlach, PhD

Distinguished Professor of History
Chair, Department of History

Faculty Since 1999


BA, Princeton University
MA, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
MA, University of Rochester
PhD, University of Rochester


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Dr. Gundlach specializes in American intellectual, cultural, and religious history and also enjoys teaching broadly in world civilization, the philosophy and methods of history, and church history. Recently he took Trinity College students to Europe for the Western Cultural Heritage class and taught Reformation History and Theology for the Ambex program in Germany. He has served for many years on the board of the Conference on Faith and History and as book review editor for its journal, Fides et Historia. Dr. Gundlach is the author of Process and Providence: The Evolution Question at Princeton, 1845-1929, and is a member of The Creation Project at TEDS. He is currently at work on a biography of Princeton theologian B.B. Warfield. 

Selected Publications

“B. B. Warfield (1851-1921): Evolution, Human Origins, and the Development of Theology,” in Science and the Doctrine of Creation, eds. Geoffrey Fulkerson and Joel Chopp, IVP Academic,2021

“The Fundamentalist-Modernist Controversy,” in The Oxford Handbook of Presbyterianism, Oxford, 2019.

“Foundations of Christian Higher Education: Learning from Church History,” in Christian Higher Education: Faith, Teaching, and Learning in the Evangelical Tradition, ed. David S. Dockery, Crossway, 2018.

“Protestant Evangelicals,” in The Warfare between Science and Religion: The Idea that Wouldn’t Die, eds. Jeff Hardin, et al., Johns Hopkins, 2018.

Process and Providence: The Evolution Question at Princeton, 1845-1929, Eerdmans, 2013.B. B. Warfield: Essays on His Life and Thought, ed. Gary Johnson, P&R, 2007.


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