Professor Michael Cowan

michael cowan


Research Affiliate

Michael A. Cowan is a psychologist and theologian. He is a leader in and scholar of interracial and interfaith community organizing in the United States, and co-author with Edward Chambers of Roots for Radicals: Organizing for Power, Action, and Justice. In the School of Anthropology he is collaborating with Harvey Whitehouse in research on two forms of leadership in divided communities. He is a Senior Fellow in the Centre for the Resolution of Intractable Conflict in Harris Manchester College, Oxford University, and a Visiting Research Associate in the Irish School of Ecumenics, Trinity College Dublin.