Dr Mike Jarvis was born in Dar es Salaam in 1942 and went to school in Nairobi Kenya. In 1971 he graduated with a PhD from the University of Cape Town, majoring in zoology. His scientific career has resulted in over 100 publications and in addition he is now Director of Fact and Faith Publications, based in Wellington, South Africa.
He has a passion for African Renaissance and amongst other things has written the book 'Ubuntu Christianity'. His other main passion is helping our generation to reconcile belief in God with accepting the major scientific discoveries about our universe. With this aim in mind he has developed the webpage www.factandfaith.co.za