The Society for the Future of Higher Education (SFHE) is an incubator and advocate for ideas, strategies, and pedagogies to lead higher education to a more inclusive, just, and equitable future
Our commitment to higher education “without sectarian or ideological bias,” has never changed though our name has: The National Council of Schools of Religion (1922-1924), The National Council on Religion in Higher Education (1924-1962), Society for Religion in Higher Education (1962-1973), Society for Values in Higher Education (SVHE) (1973-2013), and The Society for the Future of Higher Education.
2021-2022 Executive Committee
President: Melanie Howard, Assistant Professor of Biblical and Religious Studies at Fresno Pacific University. Melanie specializes in the area of New Testament studies where her work focuses particularly on the Gospels.
Vice-President: Terry Shoemaker,Lecturer in Arizona State University’s School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies.
Society for the Future of Higher Education
c/o Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd #8020
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1041