Jack Friedman is the project manager of American Charter of Freedom of Religion and Conscience. Prior to joining the Institute for Studies of Religion, Jack worked as research assistant for the Religious Freedom Project at Georgetown University’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs, where he co-authored the introduction to Eternity in our Hearts? Exploring the Anthropological Roots of Religion and Religious Freedom (forthcoming 2017) and served as co-editor of Religious Freedom and Gay Rights: Emerging Conflicts in the United States and Europe (Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2016). Jack holds an M.A. in Philosophy from American University (Washington, DC), where he studied political theory at the intersection of religion and politics. Previously, he graduated from Elon University (Elon, NC) in 2011 with a B.A. in Philosophy.