John Grim is a Senior Lecturer and Senior Scholar in the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies as well as the Divinity School and the Department of Religious Studies. As a professor of religion John taught courses in Native American and Indigenous religions, religion and ecology, ritual, and mysticism in the world’s religions. His published works include: The Shaman: Patterns of Religious Healing Among the Ojibway Indians (University of Oklahoma Press, 1983) and, with Mary Evelyn Tucker, a co-edited volume entitled Worldviews and Ecology (Orbis, 1994, 5th printing 2000). In the 10 volume series on “World Religions and Ecology,” John has edited Indigenous Traditions and Ecology (Harvard, 2001). He also co-edited the Daedalus volume titled Religion and Ecology: Can the Climate Change? (2001).