Name: Brian Clayton, Ph.D.


Phone: 509.313.6744

Fax: (509) 313-5718

Degrees:  PhD. (Philosophy) 1987, University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN); MA  (Philosophy) 1980, University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN); BA (Philosophy) 1978, Trinity College (Deerfield, IL) 

With Gonzaga since: 1986

Dr. Brian Clayton is currently the Director of the Gonzaga University Faith and Reason Institute. He regularly teaches courses on Human Nature, Ethics, C.S. Lewis, Walker Percy and Faith & Reason. He has a special interest in contemporary popular film and its relationship to philosophical topics, especially virtue ethics.



Name: Macklen Scribner


Phone: 509.899.5075

Fax: (509) 313-5718

Macklen Scribner is the current Faith and Reason Institute Program Coordinator.  Originally from Ellensburg, Washington, he is a graduate of Gonzaga University with a bachelor's in philosophy.