Daniel C. Peterson
About Daniel C. Peterson
DANIEL C. PETERSON received a bachelor's degree in Greek and philosophy from BYU and his Ph.D. in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures from UCLA. He is a professor of Islamic Studies and Arabic at BYU, founder of METI (Middle Eastern Texts Initiative), and the editor of Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture. He and his wife, Deborah, are the parents of three sons.