Douglas A. Hicks is provost and dean of the faculty at Colgate University. He is also professor of religion at Colgate. A graduate of Davidson College, Duke University, and Harvard University, Hicks is the author of four books, including With God on All Sides (Oxford, 2009) and Money Enough (Jossey-Bass, 2010).

Hicks previously served as professor of leadership studies and religion in the Jepson School of Leadership Studies, and as the founding director of the Bonner Center for Civic Engagement, at the University of Richmond.