Philip L. Barlow has accepted the position of associate director at Brigham Young University's Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. His tenure will officially begin upon his retirement from Utah State University in December 2018. Barlow has held the Leonard J. Arrington Endowed Chair in Mormon Studies at USU since 2007.
As associate director, Barlow will coordinate scholarly mentoring and supervise the Institute's various seminars, lectures, workshops, and discussion series.He will also continue in his capacity as a Neal A. Maxwell Fellow, furthering his research and writing on the “war in heaven” in the history of ideas, lore, and literature of Latter-day Saints.
Learn more about Barlow's appointment here.