Dr Paul Hedges is currently Associate Professor of Interreligious Studies at the Studies in Interreligious Religious in Plural Societies Programme (SRP), S. Rajaratnam School of International Relations (RSIS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. Educated at Lampeter (Wales), he has taught in three continents and six countries. He has produced ten books, including most recently Towards Better Disagreement: The Dialogue of Religion and Atheism (2016), Twenty-First Century Theologies of Religions: Retrospection and New Frontiers (2016, co-edited), Muslim-Christian Encounters: Dialogue, Diversity, and Developments (2015, edited), and the three volume set Controversies in Contemporary Religion (2014, General Editor). He has published around fifty academic papers, works on various book and journal boards, and teaches and researches around the areas of interreligious relations, theory in the study of religion, the historical encounter of worldviews and religions, and postcolonialism amongst others.