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Dr. Paul Lambert to Head Wheatley Religion Initiative

14 Aug, 2023

RFBF Senior Business Fellow joins Wheatley Institute at Religion Initiative Director

Today, BYU’s Wheatley Institute welcomed Dr. Paul Lambert as the inaugural director of the Wheatley Institute’s Religion Initiative.

Dr. Lambert is a national expert on religious pluralism in society. He has worked extensively with global businesses on accommodating religious belief in the workplace. He is a board member and senior business fellow at the Religious Freedom & Business Foundation, overseeing their corporate training and consulting. Lambert holds a doctorate from Georgetown University, a masters degree from Tufts University and a bachelors from BYU.

Wheatley Institute’s Religion Initiative promotes the critical role of religion and religious pluralism for human dignity and human flourishing.

“We are honored to have Dr. Paul Lambert join our team. He reinforces the values of the Wheatley Institute and we are excited to see what Dr. Lambert does in this capacity. We know he will do nothing short of amazing work to fortify religion’s place in society,” said Paul Edwards, Director of the Wheatley Institute.

“Paul is the perfect person for this new role,” said Religious Freedom & Business Foundation (RFBF) President, Dr. Brian Grim. “Paul’s already substantial contributions in the area of workplace religious inclusion will be taken to a whole new level as he leads the Wheatley Institute’s new religion initiative. I am thrilled for Paul and look forward to many more years of continued collaboration on corporate training and consulting with him from this impactful new platform!”

Read Paul Lambert’s Bio Here