Daryl R. Van Tongeren Ph.D.
Daryl R. Van Tongeren, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Hope College. He completed his Ph.D. in Experimental Social Psychology at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2011. He was named a 2016 Association for Psychological Science (APS) Rising Star. More recently, he was named a Fellow of the Midwestern Psychological Association (MPA) and a Fellow of the International Society for Science and Religion (ISSR). He has 150 scientific publications on meaning in life, religion, and virtues, and his work has been supported by numerous external grants. He enjoys running marathons, completing triathlons, cooking, reading, and hiking the dunes of Lake Michigan.