Rahuldeep Gill, Ph.D. is a sought-after speaker whose life goal is to develop effective, collaborative leaders with broad perspectives to drive innovation. A native of the Boston area, he earned his bachelors, with Honors, from the University of Rochester in New York and doctorate from the University of California in Santa Barbara. Dr. Gill directs the Center for Equality and Justice at California Lutheran University, where he is also a tenured faculty member and Campus Interfaith Strategist. He is the visiting professor of Sikh Studies at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. He has twice been voted Cal Lutheran's Diversity Professor of the Year and lives in Los Angeles with his family.
"He inspires and challenges the minds and hearts of those around him in a way that benefits every organization he touches."
- Evan Clark, Founder & Creative Director at Spectrum Experience LLC
“… caring, approachable, pretty hip I might add, and funny! The best of the best…."
- Cindy Lewis, Director of Career Services at California Lutheran University
Dr. Gill's engaging lectures and workshops deepen appreciation of cultural diversity and inspire compassion. He guides leaders in business and higher education to more inclusive environments for work, collaboration and cross-cultural understanding. He has spoken before diverse adult and student audiences of all sizes at events sponsored by the State Department’s Study of United States Institutes, the Church Center for the United Nations, University of California, California State University, Extraordinary Lutheran Ministries, and the Interfaith Youth Core. He blogs regularly at The Huffington Post. The Los Angeles Times, Oxford University Press, Patheos.com, and the Washington Post’s On Faith blog have published his writings.