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JAMES K. WELLMAN, JR.
Program Chair PhD University of Chicago Divinity School (1995)
Professor, Jackson School of International Studies; Religion in America, Religion and culture, Theory of religion.
Assistant Professor, Jewish Studies Program
Jewish history, rabbinic literature, second temple Judaism, ancient Jewish magic, Jewish liturgy, Greco-Roman archaeology, New Testament and early Christianity, Hebrew Bible.
PhD Louvain (1998)
Associate Vice Provost for Enrollment and Undergraduate Admissions
Faculty Affiliate, Language and Religious Experience, Early Christianity, Christianity and Mysticism.
PhD, Columbia (1973)
Herbert J. Ellison Professor of Russian and Eurasian Studies; Ethnic and religious conflict, genocide, political sociology, tyranny.
COLLETT D. COX
PhD Columbia (1983)
Professor, Asian Languages and Literature; Buddhism, study of religion.
PhD Wisconsin (1979)
Professor, Music. Adjunct, Anthropology and South Asian Studies; Tibet, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Buddhist Cultures, Shamanism, ritual; Ghana, African traditional religions, religious change and conflict.
PhD UCLA (1994)
Professor, Political Science; Latin America, Protestantism, religious liberty, economic models of religion.
PhD California-Berkeley (1983)
Professor, Political Science; Islam, religion and politics in the Middle East. email@example.com
PhD Yale (2013)
Assistant Professor, Anthropology; Religion and Society, environmental anthropology, lHindu/Muslim relations, politics of belonging and identity in the Central Himalayas
PhD Harvard University (1998)
Associate Professor, Classics
Ph.D. University of London, King’s College, (2006)
Visiting Assistant Professor in Hellenic Studies through the Onassis Foundation Professorship. Ancient, Byzantine and Modern Greece
CLARK B. LOMBARDI
PhD Columbia (Religion: 2001), J.D. Columbia (Law: 1998)
Professor, School of Law; Law and Religion, Islamic Law, Church and State.
PhD Cornell (1995)
Professor, Chair, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilization; Adjunct History, Adjunct Comparative Literature. Hebrew Bible, ancient Near Eastern religions.
CHRISTIAN LEE NOVETZKE
PhD Columbia (2002) Associate Professor, Indian history, religion, media, film, and culture from the 16th century to the contemporary period; Hinduism, Sikhism, Islam, and Buddhism in India.
MARY R. O'NEIL
PhD Stanford (1982)
Associate Professor, History; Renaissance and Reformation.
PhD Stanford (Anthropology 2002); JD American (1993), Associate Professor, Law, Societies and Justice Program; Director of Middle East Center
Human rights, Anthropology of law, gender and Islam, refugee and asylum, liberalism, sovereignty.
PhD University of Washington (1994)
Professor, Asian Languages and Literature; Hindi language and literature, Sanskrit religious literature, Hinduism, esp. medieval devotional literature; hagiographies; goddesses and their representation in classical, medieval and contemporary texts, including film and television.
STEVEN J. PFAFF
PhD New York University (1999)
Associate Professor, Sociology
PhD Yale (2004)
Associate Professor, Jewish Studies. American Jewish History, History of Jewish Nationalism, Modern Jewish thought.
CABEIRI de BERGH ROBINSON
PhD Cornell (2005)
Assistant Professor, South Asian Studies; Political Islam, Modern South Asia (esp. Kashmir, Pakistan, India), Comparative Muslim Societies, Anthropology of political violence, history and memory, human rights and humanitarian interventions.
RICHARD G. SALOMON
PhD Pennsylvania (1975)
Professor, Asian Languages and Literature; "Early Indian Buddhism; Indian Buddhist textual studies; Gandharan studies.
DANIEL J. SHEFFIELD
PhD Harvard (2012)
Assistant Professor, History; Medieval and Early Modern Islam, Religion in Iran and South Asia, Zoroastrianism, occultism and esotericism, philology,
translation theory, secularism.
MARK A. SMITH
PhD Univ. Minnesota (1997)
Professor, Political Science, American Politics, Methodology.
PhD California-Berkeley (1994)
Senior Lecturer, Jackson School of International Studies, Chinese and Japanese Buddhism.
MICHAEL A. WILLIAMS
PhD Harvard (1977)
Professor, Jackson School of International Studies; Early Christianity, religion in late antiquity, Study of religion.
GLENNYS J. YOUNG
PhD California-Berkeley (1989)
Professor, Jackson School of International Studies; Imperial and Soviet Russia
HAMZA MAMOOD ZAFER
PhD Cornell (2014)
Assistant Professor, Early Islam and Late Antique Judaism, Quran and early Muslim exegesis, early Muslim historiography and salvation histories, Aggadic Midrash and the Geonim, the Judeo-Arabic corpus.
JERE L. BACHARACH
PhD Michigan (1967)
Professor, Emeritus, History and International Studies; early Islamic, medieval, and modern Middle East, Ottoman Empire.
Professor, Emeritus of Chinese
ROBERT C. COBURN
PhD Harvard (1958)
Professor, Emeritus, Philosophy; religion and philosophy.
FRANK F. CONLON
PhD Minnesota (1969)
Professor, Emeritus History; religions of India
JAMES W. GREEN
PhD Washington (1972)
Emeritus Senior Lecturer, Anthropology; phenomenology of religious experience, death, Islam, Pakistan, West Indies.
LINDA L. ILTIS
PhD Wisconsin-Madison (1985)
Academic Counselor-Lead, Lecturer, International Studies; Buddhism, Hinduism, Religion in Africa, South Asian and West African spirit possession and healing, women and religion, anthropology of religion, ritual studies, kingship, Nepali, Newari, Sanskrit textual studies and oral traditions, Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, Ghana. Ghana Program: Religion, Performance & Identity: Modes of Empowerment.
MARTIN S. JAFFEE
PhD Brown (1980)
Professor emeritus, International Studies and adjunct, Near Eastern Languages and Civilization; Rabbinic Judaism, oral-traditional studies, comparative theory.
PhD Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
Professor Emeritus, Art History; Early Christian, Byzantine and Medieval art and religion.
CHARLES F. KEYES
PhD Cornell (1967)
Professor Emeritus, Anthropology; anthropology of religion, Buddhism.
HUBERT G. LOCKE
MA, University of Michigan (1961)
Professor and Dean Emeritus of the Daniel J. Evans School of Public Affairs, Urban Affairs, Law and Justice
PhD Brown (1961)
Emeritus Associate Professor, Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy
KARL H. POTTER
PhD Harvard (1955)
Professor Emeritus, Philosophy and International Studies; Indian philosophy, epistemology
LORNA A. RHODES
PhD Cornell (1973)
Associate Professor, Anthropology; medical anthropology and religion, religion in South Asia.
ROBERT C. STACEY
PhD Yale (1983)
Divisional Dean, Arts and Humanities Divisions; Professor, History, medieval Christianity and Judaism.
ROBIN C. STACEY
PhD Yale (1986)
Associate Professor, History; medieval Christianity.
PHILIP L. TITE
PhD McGill University (2005),
Affiliate Lecturer, Comparative Religion Program; Early Christianity, Greco-Roman Social History, Ancient Epistolary and Rhetorical Practices, Method & Theory in the Study of Religion
PhD Columbia (1965)
Professor Emeritus, Comparative Literature and the Jackson School of International Studies. Philosophy, Christian thought.
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