David Klinghoffer

Senior Fellow and Editor, Evolution News

David Klinghoffer is a Senior Fellow at Discovery Institute and the editor of Evolution News & Science Today, the daily voice of Discovery Institute’s Center for Science & Culture, reporting on intelligent design, evolution, and the intersection of science and culture.

Klinghoffer is the author of six books including The Lord Will Gather Me In: My Journey to Jewish Orthodoxy, The Discovery of God: Abraham and the Birth of Monotheism, Why the Jews Rejected Jesus: The Turning Point in Western History, and with Senator Joe Lieberman, The Gift of Rest: Rediscovering the Beauty of the Sabbath. A former senior editor and literary editor at National Review magazine, he has written for the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Seattle Times, Commentary, and other publications. He has been a feature reporter and movie and TV critic for the Washington Times.

David is the editor of several books for Discovery Institute Press including Signature of Controversy: Responses to Critics of Signature in the Cell, Debating Darwin’s Doubt: A Scientific Controversy That Can No Longer Be Denied, and The Unofficial Guide to Cosmos: Fact and Fiction in Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s Landmark Science Series.

Born in Santa Monica, California, he graduated from Brown University in 1987 with an A.B. magna cum laude in comparative literature and religious studies. David lives near Seattle, Washington, with his wife and children.