Alan Weissenbacher is a doctoral student at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. His primary research interest is the practical application of neuroscience to faith.

Graduating college with a B.S. in biology, Alan went on to complete a M.Div at Asbury Theological Seminary. For six years Alan worked at a drug rehabilitation center where he saw firsthand the the uses of neuroscience principles and faith for recovering from deeply ingrained addictions. Currently Alan is completing his dissertation on the interaction between neuroscience and faith.