Dr George Walters-Sleyon
Boston University Metropolitan College
Dr. George Walters-Sleyon is an author, professor, and speaker. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland/United Kingdom, where he studied: Comparative Criminal Justice/Criminology, Practical Theology, and Applied Ethics. George has a Master of Divinity and a postgraduate Master from Boston University in Philosophy, Social Ethics, and Religion/Theology. He is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) of the United Kingdom and a Distinguished McDonald Fellow at Emory University’s Center for the Study of Law and Religion.
As an author, George has published three books. most recently:
- Prison Chaplains on the Beat in US and UK Prisons: Caring for Aging Dying and Dead Prisoners (2021).
- Nuggets from the Night: An Anthology of Poetic Expressions (2020)
- Locked Up and Locked Down: Multitude Lingers in Limbo Revised Edition (2017).
George serves as a faculty member at Boston University Metropolitan College, where he teaches: Principles of Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice: Race and Justice Policy, and Religion and Society and at Bunker Hill Community College, where he teaches: Introduction to Philosophy, Applied Ethics, and World Religions. He lives in Boston/MA with his family.