Dr. Christopher West, Fellow and Professor of Theological Anthropology,  earned his doctorate in theology (Th.D.) at Pontifex University and his Master of Theological Studies at the Pontifical John II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family. He teaches Theology of the Body I, Theology of the Body II, Theology of the Body III, Theology of the Body & the Marian Mystery,  and serves as senior advisor for Theology of the Body I and Theology of the Body & Art: A Way of Beauty when taught by other faculty. Dr. West also serves as President of the Theology of the Body Institute near Philadelphia. His global lecturing, best-selling books, popular podcast (co-hosted by his wife Wendy), and multiple catechetical programs have made him one of the world’s most recognized teachers of St. John Paul II’s Theology of the Body. His work has been featured in The New York Times, on ABC News, MSNBC, Fox News, and countless Catholic and Evangelical media outlets.