Sameer Yadav, Th.D.

Associate Professor of Religious Studies

Office Location

Porter Center Room 12

Office Available

Schedule office hour appointments with Google Calendar.

*Office Hours:


T/TH: 11:30-12:30

F: 4:00-5:00

*Please click here to access my calendar and schedule an appointment for office hours. You will be prompted to sign into your account, and then you will be taken to the appointment page on my Westmont faculty page. You may select up two 15-minute slots. Although not required, you may also record a comment indication what you would like to discuss.


Dr. Yadav graduated from Boise State University with a bachelor degree in philosophy, earned a Master of Divinity at Master’s Seminary, a Master of Sacred Theology at Yale Divinity School, and a doctorate in theology and ethics at Duke Divinity School, with a primary concentration in systematic and philosophical theology and minor concentrations in moral theology and Old Testament/Hebrew Bible.  He is the author of The Problem of Perception and the Experience of God (Fortress Press, 2015), and has published in various journals including The Journal of Analytic Theology, Journal of Religion, Faith and Philosophy and Pro Ecclesia. Dr. Yadav has reading competency in biblical Aramaic, Greek, Hebrew, French and German.  He is a member in American Academy of Religion, Society of Christian Philosophers, Society of Christian Ethics, and Society of Scriptural Reasoning.