Melissa Travis, MA

Melissa  Travis


Office Address: ATWD I
Phone: (281) 649-3383
Assistant Professor of Apologetics


  • MA, Science and Religion, Biola University
  • BS, Biology, Campbell University

Courses Taught

  • Special Topic: Science & Faith

Teaching Focus

The integration of reason and the Christian faith


Travis is the author of How Do We Know God is Really There? (Apologia Press, 2013) and How Do We Know God Created Life? (Apologia Press, forthcoming), illustrated storybooks that teach the fundamentals of Christian apologetics to young children.

Additional Information

Travis maintains a speaking and teaching ministry focused on the philosophy, theology, and science related to cosmic and biological origins. She blogs on general apologetics at She is an occasional contributor to various scientific apologetics websites, including, and serves as facilitator for REASONS, an annual apologetics conference held in The Woodlands, TX.